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Microsoft Power BI Training

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The Knowledge Academy

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Price
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£10 inc VAT (was £499)
Offer ends 30 June 2019
Study method
Online, self-paced
Qualification
No formal qualification
Additional info
  • Tutor is available to students

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Overview

Microsoft Power BI Training Overview

Learn how to turn data into powerful insights that direct and drive informed business decisions - giving your business the edge over competitors. By taking our Microsoft Power BI training course, anyone can become a competent data analyst.

The user-friendly Power BI reporting application has been designed to help users, of all experiential levels, produce insightful data analysis - hence our interactive and highly engaging BI training course helps candidates across departments communicate performance-related data in a visually understandable manner.

The Microsoft Power BI tool allows you to extract, analyse and comprehend large quantities of data - helping to ensure that you can present data in a logical manner and make informed business decisions. The Microsoft Power BI is the most user-friendly report-based analytical tools, that is transforming the way that businesses read their performance data.

Driving ad-hoc analysis and promoting the creation of personalised data dashboards, learning how to utilise the Power BI enhances an individual’s and business’s potential. During this extensive and interactive one-day Power BI course, candidates will learn how to publish reports directly onto the Power BI Report Server - enabling colleagues and stakeholders to appreciate the insightful data analysis from their phones, tablets, and laptops. Additionally, the flexibility of the Power BI Suite is demonstrated by the ability to unify your organisation's data by uploading and sharing information on Cloud-based platforms - our engaging trainers will show you how to share your data analysis with stakeholders on the Cloud too.

Description

Microsoft Power BI Course OutlineIntroduction to Power BI

  • What is Power BI?
  • The Power BI service
  • Power BI Report Server
  • Power BI Desktop
  • Reports and Dashboards
  • Datasets
  • Row-Level Security
  • Content Packs
  • Natural Language Queries



??Data Sources

  • Connecting to Files
  • Importing Excel Files
  • Publishing to Power BI from Excel
  • Updating Files in Power BI
  • Data Refresh
  • The Power BI Data Model
  • Managing Data Relationships
  • Optimising the Model for Reporting
  • Hierarchies
  • SQL Servers
  • Other Data Sources
  • R Script Data Connector
  • Configuring Data for Q&A
  • Creating Content Packs
  • Creating a Group

Shaping and Combining Data

  • The Query Editor
  • Applied Steps
  • Advanced Editor
  • Shaping Data
  • Formatting Data
  • Transforming Data
  • Combining Data
  • Merging Data

Modelling Data

  • What are the Relationships?
  • Viewing Relationships
  • Creating Relationships
  • Cardinality
  • Cross Filter Direction
  • What is DAX?
  • Syntax
  • Functions
  • Context
  • Calculated Columns
  • Calculated Tables
  • Measures

Interactive Data Visualisations

  • Power BI Reports: Page Layout and Formatting
  • Multiple Visualisations
  • Creating Charts
  • Using Geographic Data
  • Histograms
  • Power BI Admin Portal
  • Service Settings
  • Desktop Settings
  • Dashboard and Report Settings

Who is this course for?

Anyone who is interested in learning about Microsoft Power BI

Requirements

Who should attend this Microsoft Power BI Training Course?

The course is designed for users that have a desire to work effectively with data to create visually appealing reports or dashboards.Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this Power BI Course - it is open and accessible to all individuals that wish to enhance their knowledge of Power BI.

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