Power BI for the Cloud - Service Reporting

This course lays the foundation for individuals looking to learn how to use and build reports and dashboards within the Power BI Service (PowerBI.com). Students will learn how to navigate the Power BI Service interface and interact with reports.

Course Outline

Lesson 1 : Introducing the Power BI Service

  • What Is the Power BI Service?

  • Power BI Service Key Features

  • The Self-Service BI Model

  • Power BI Reports & Dashboards


Lesson 2 : Defining a Report

  • What is a Power BI Report?

  • Defining a Report

  • Data-Driven Storytelling


Lesson 3 : Building Power BI Reports

  • Understanding the Design Interface

  • Creating Report Visualizations

  • Table Visualizations

  • Chart Visualizations

  • Report Final Touches


Lesson 4 : Gathering Report Data

  • Connecting to Data Sources

  • Viewing & Refreshing a Data Source

  • Applying Data Transformations

  • Adding Custom Calculations


Lesson 5 : Building Power BI Dashboards

  • Creating Dashboards using Existing Reports

  • Organizing Dashboard Elements


Lesson 6 : Using Q & A

  • Understanding Q & A

  • Modifying Q & A Results

  • Pinning Q & A results to a Dashboard


Lesson 7 : Sharing Reports & Dashboards

  • Sharing with Co-Workers

  • Sharing Externally

Audience

Prerequisite(s):
Basic reporting knowledge, basic understanding of data

Available Course Dates

12/22/2017 11:00 am - 12/22/2017 7:00 pm
02/26/2018 11:00 am - 02/26/2018 7:00 pm
04/23/2018 11:00 am - 04/23/2018 7:00 pm
06/18/2018 11:00 am - 06/18/2018 7:00 pm
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