Free MicroStrategy training in Seville (students and unemployed only)

Espacio RES (@espacio_RES) is organizing in Seville a 2 week Business Intelligence course with MicroStrategy and SQL Server. SELECT CONVERT(DATE,’20161114′,112) AS [Start Date], CONVERT(DATE,’20161127′,112) AS [End Date] The course is free for students and unemployed professionals. The classes will be held in English from Mon to Fri (9am – 2pm). I will be the main teacher,Read More

Power BI publish to web now in preview

Without JavaScript. No, seriously… According to sources from Microsoft, this newest feature will allow to publish interactive reports to any web page supporting iframes. Did not try it yet, but looks very promising. It’s not clear if MS will eventually charge for this once out of preview. Meanwhile, we can impress our customers and friendsRead More

Filter a Power BI tile on your web page

    EDIT 2016-07-12: Microsoft has changed their API and policies and functionality, so this artcile is obsolete now. I will shut down the sample site. For details, please see: https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/what-s-new-and-what-s-next-for-power-bi-embedded-july-2016/ ====================================================================================================================== I received a lot of feedback regarding my two recent posts: https://moraschi.com/2015/12/08/embed-multiple-power-bi-tiles-into-your-web/, and https://moraschi.com/2015/11/30/use-a-power-bi-tile-in-your-web-page/ So I decided to continue in my exploration of the Power BIRead More

SKILL UP offer from PACKT Publishing, every title only 5$ (Offer lasts till 8th Jan 2016)

Pick any electronic book for just 5$. Packt has also created their very first Year in Review – https://www.packtpub.com/packt/five-dollar-skillup/report It will guide you through the biggest topics to come out of 2015 and show you what’s going to be defining 2016 and beyond. Merry learning and happy new year!  

A map, a map! My kingdom for a Choropleth map! (Power BI)

One of the most fascinating aspect of Business Intelligence is the power to picture data in an easy to understand way. I personally like maps a lot, not the google or bing type with lots of circular points which give very low added value to the information, but the Choropleth maps. Those shaped areas withRead More

Embed multiple Power BI tiles into your Web

EDIT 2016-07-12: Microsoft has changed their API and policies and functionality, so this article is obsolete now. I will shut down the sample site. For details, please see: https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/what-s-new-and-what-s-next-for-power-bi-embedded-july-2016/ Code re-usability is at the core of programming best practices and Business Intelligence is no exception. None wants to code multiple times just to refactor thousands of linesRead More

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