When does class start/end?
Classes begin promptly at 9:00 am, and typically end at 5:00 pm.
This 3-day instructor-led course will teach how to use the entire Power BI and Power BI Desktop toolset as your business intelligence platform. You'll learn how to implement solutions using the Power...Read More
This 3-day instructor-led course will teach how to use the entire Power BI and Power BI Desktop toolset as your business intelligence platform. You'll learn how to implement solutions using the Power Query, PowerPivot, PowerView, Power Map, Power BI, Power BI Desktop, and Excel Services for SharePoint. This class is packed with hands-on labs to re-enforce class topics and provide you with the skills to successfully create impressive dashboards, reports, and other business intelligence solutions. You'll learn best practices for implementing Power BI solutions and practical ideas for implementing the solutions within your organization. Companies today generate enormous amounts of valuable information, but often have poor reporting capabilities – inhibiting the sharing of key information. This course will teach you how to provide executives, managers, and your entire staff with insights into your data through state-of-the-art business intelligence solutions built on the Microsoft Power BI and Office 365 platform. BI has never been more accessible and capable before! This course teaches you everything you need to know to implement BI solutions using, Power Query, PowerView, PowerPivot, Power Map, Excel Services, and Power BI. Make better decisions and provide strategic information to the entire organization with the solutions you build.
In order to follow along with all of the hands-on lab exercises, students should be comfortable using Excel to perform data analysis tasks and should have foundational database management knowledge.
Part 1: What is BI
Part 2: Getting Started with Power BI
Part 3: Getting Data
Part 4: Power BI and Excel
Part 5: Modeling Data
Part 6: Visualizations
Part 7: Publishing and Sharing
Part 8: Exploring Data
Part 9: Administration & Security
Part 10: Introduction to DAX
Retail Sales Exercise
Customer Profitability Exercise
Opportunity Analysis: Exercise