From Business Data to Business Insights

  • Microsoft Ignite Cloud Skills Challenge November 2021

    You still have almost a month to sign up for the challenge. Don’t miss the opportunity to get a free exam voucher. Happy learning…

  • Power BI dataflows to store historical data

    Power BI dataflows to store historical data

    Ursprünglich veröffentlicht auf Data Azure:
    Power BI dataflows is a nice capability of Power BI. It’s actually not a new Microsoft product. If you use Excel and Power BI long enough, there is a big chance that you’ve already used Power Query at least once. And basically, to keep things simple, it’s just…

  • DAX is simple, but it is not easy

    Inspired by this great video and as a follow up to my last post regarding the Mastering DAX workshop I want to tell you about my findings regarding the DAX language: DAX is simple, but it is not easy. This is so true. When I was sitting in the classroom, I realized in every example […]

  • Mastering DAX workshop

    Obwohl ich nun schon wirklich lange möglichst viele Bereiche zum Thema Power BI verfolge, ist die DAX Sprache nach wie vor herausfordernd für mich. Wobei mittlerweile denke ich, das geht jedem so… Daher habe ich als Auffrischung unlängst den Mastering DAX workshop der allseits bekannten SQLBI Helden besucht. Ich habe nun den Vergleich zum […]

  • Do I need Power BI Premium?

    Do I need Power BI Premium?

    Ursprünglich veröffentlicht auf Data – Marc:
    Often I got the question from customers: „Can you assign my workspace to a premium capacity?“ But frequently they actually do not really need Power BI Premium. It remains to be a difficult topic to decide whether someone needs Power BI Premium or not. Therefore, I decided…

  • Nächstes Lernprojekt

    Man nehme Man suche den passenden Kurs Und schon ist man bereit, sein Wissen unter Beweis zu stellen:

  • Azure IoT Hub and Power BI Streaming dataflows

    Ok time for some serious Prototyping today. Based on the announcement stated below I had the perfect use case to finally test some of the functionality provided by Azure IoT Hub and Power BI Streaming dataflows. Streaming dataflows in Power BI premium now available in public preview | Microsoft Power BI Blog | Microsoft Power […]

  • Back on track – my learning journey

    The first half year was very challenging for me. After a as always to short vacation I’m ready to start learning again. Today I took another Fundamentals exam. Some questions are pretty basic some not. Nevertheless I like to take such exams mainly to get a feeling what is expected from new candidates in a […]

  • Microsoft Exam DA-100

    In 2018 I passed the MCSA BI Reporting exam which is no longer available. So time to renew the Power BI part of this certification which nowadays seems to be Exam DA-100. To pass the exam you should have spent some time with Power BI. As I’m more interested in data design, connectors and other technical […]

  • Moving From C/AL to AL – Chapter 2

    My programming career began a long time ago. Back then a wise guy gave me a copy of Visual Basic 6 Pro. Since then I have come a long way. Although I want to make clear that I’m neither a hardcore programmer nor a extraordinary talented geek. My goal was always to get the job […]

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