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Power BI Weekly Issue 42: 21st January 2020

Only a couple of announcements this week: there is now a new health center within the Premium Capacity Metrics app, useful for monitoring and identifying potential issues on your capacities. In Azure Analysis Services land, we've been told that Improved query replica synchronization in Azure Analysis Services is in preview, which improves performance and consistency in scale-out environments.

Elsewhere, Patrick Leblanc has answered the question: Is Query Folding happening in Power BI?, Sebastian Zolg has written about 68-95-99.7 - The Three-Sigma Rule of Thumb Used in Power BI., and Barrett Studdard has described an interesting way of Adding Start & End Labels in Power BI.

Report Design and Visualizations

Covering: Report layout and formatting, Mobile reports, Native & Custom visuals, R & Python integration, Visual interactions, Report Themes

Data Exploration

Covering: Dashboards, Quick Insights, Q&A, Filters, Bookmarks, Drill-through

Deployment, Security and Operations

Covering: Apps and App Workspaces, Template Apps, Datasets, Gateways, Security, Sharing, Licences, REST APIs, PowerShell cmdlets, .NET SDK


Covering: Public service announcements, Cross-topic feature summaries, Power BI Overviews, Upcoming webinars/events, Power BI Certifications


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