This course is designed to teach data/business analysts, project managers and power users how to effectively manage data, reports and visuals with the Power BI platform. Students will learn how to navigate the Power BI environment, manage dashboards and work with data refresh. Students will also work with the Power BI desktop and manage and integrate content packs and services.
 

 

Module 1: Introduction to Self-Service BI Solutions

In this module students will be introduced to the key concepts in business intelligence, data analysis, and data visualization. In addition they will learn the rationale for self-service BI, considerations for using self-service BI, and how Microsoft products can be used to implement a self-service BI solution.
Lessons
Introduction to business intelligence
Introduction to data analysis
Introduction to data visualization
Overview of self-service BI
Considerations of self-service BI
Microsoft tools for self-service BI
Lab : Exploring an enterprise BI solution
After completing this module, you will be able to:
• Describe key concepts in business intelligence
• Describe key concepts in data analysis
• Describe key concepts in data visualization
• Describe the rationale for self-service BI
• Describe considerations for self-service BI
• Describe how Microsoft products can be used to implement a self-service BI solution

Module 2: Introducing Power BI

This module introduces Power BI.
Lessons
Power BI
The Power BI service
Power BI mobile apps
Lab : Cresting a Power BI dashboard
After completing this module, you will be able to:
• Describe Power BI
• Describe the Power BI Service
• Implement Tenant Management
• Describe Power BI mobile apps
• Create a simple dashboard

Module 3: Power BI Data

This module describes Power BI data sources.
Lessons
Using Excel as a Power BI data source
Using databases as a Power BI data source
The Power BI service
Lab : Import data into Power BI
After completing this module, you will be able to:
• Use Excel as a Power BI data source
• Use databases as a Power BI data source and describe the R language
• Configure the Power BI Service

Module 4: Shaping and Combining Data

This module describes how to shape and combine data.
Lessons
Power BI desktop queries
Shaping data
Combining data
Lab : Shaping and combining data
After completing this module, you will be able to:
• Create Power BI Desktop queries
• Shape data
• Combine data

Module 5: Modelling Data

This module describes how to model data in Power BI.
Lessons
Relationships
DAX queries
Calculations and measures
Lab : Modelling data
After completing this module, you will be able to:
• Configure the Power BI Service
• Create Relationships
• Write simple DAX queries
• Create calculations and measures

Module 6: Interactive Data Visualizations

This module describes Power BI visualizations.
Lessons
Creating Power BI reports
Managing a Power BI solution
Lab : Creating a Power BI report
After completing this module, you will be able to:
• Use Power BI Desktop to create interactive data visualizations
• Describe the management of a Power BI solution

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FAQ's

  • What is the difference between On Demand and Virtual Classroom?
    • On demand is learn at your own pace on your schedule while virtual classroom is instructor-led at set time and dates.
  • With On Demand, do I have access 24/7?
    • Yes, you can login and work with the material and labs anytime you like.
  • Do I need any special software?
    • A browser and an Internet connection is all you need.
  • For Virtual Classroom, is it taught by a live instructor?
    • Yes
  • Are the courses monitored by experts?
    • Yes, we only work with subject matter experts with many years of consulting and training.
  • Can I ask follow up questions with the Instructor?
    • Yes, that's why we are here.
  • How long do I have access after I sign up?
    • Most courses are 90 days but some of the bundles are one year.
  • Can I take both On Demand and attend a Virtual Classroom session for a discount?
    • Yes, just talk to one of our COD representatives and they can provide bundle discounts and pricing.
  • How long does it take after I sign up?
    • Usually within 24 hrs or less.
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