(Add-On) Academy Training - Getting Started with Power BI
Monday, June 15, 2020
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
This full day training session requires an additional payment and registration; to attend, please click Register Today.
Business Intelligence (BI) and Microsoft Power BI is everywhere you look. Are you getting the right answers AND the right questions? This class is designed to walk you through the basics of all the Microsoft Power BI tools. We’ll build dashboards, maps and even reports on data from files, services and websites. We’ll also review obtaining data from SQL databases. When you leave this class, you’ll understand the Microsoft Power BI tools and the Microsoft Power BI application. We’ll even talk pricing, although most of it is FREE.
Microsoft Power BI has been evolving over the past 3 years and is continuing to evolve you as you read this class description. Take this class and be a leader in the Microsoft BI revolution.
Learning Objectives • Introduction to connecting to various data sources (e.g. SQL Server Data, API’s, Office 365 and website feeds • Introduction to Microsoft Power BI Desktop • Introduction to Microsoft Power BI Service • Introduction to Microsoft Power BI Mobile • Introduction to DAX • How to think about getting the right answers AND questions from your BI strategy
Audience: New Users to Microsoft Power BI who will be performing Data Modeling and Report Design.
Prerequisites: Students should have a general working knowledge of Excel.
Preparation: Power BI Desktop from the Microsoft Store needs to be installed. Power BI Desktop that is not installed from the Store will look and feel different.