Microsoft just made available today, what is expected to be the final preview of Power BI Report Server before launch. ”When you buy Power BI Premium, your subscription includes capacity in the cloud for the Power BI service as well as a license to run Power BI Report Server in your own on-premises capacity. If[…]
To troubleshoot the update of pbix files using UI Automation, you first need to watch the process and identify the part where the UI automation fails: Issue at the Start of the update: If the update process fails at the start (before or shortly after opening Power BI desktop, the error message usally says “Could[…]
If you want to move away form your current over-priced, outdated CPM solutions, Power BI and Power Pivot is here to help. Additionally if you add Power Planner to the mix, you can enable the Corporate Performance Management data in a completely different light: Powered by: Step 1: Create a data model: (No Worries, it’s[…]
At the PASS BA conference in May, Power ON launched Drag and Drop visuals for Power BI on a Surface Tablet. Click on the video to see it in action. Click to see the video:
In Paul Turley’s blog post PowerON BI – Write-back to Power BI and SSAS tabular for forecasting and planning I’ve used the Power Update tool from Power On in the past. When I saw the Power Planner demonstrated, the simplicity and ease-of-use just knocked my socks off. The ability to write-back forecast data and[…]
Power Planner is the first CPM suite for Power BI. More users are getting used to using touchscreens, and Power Planner now introduces Visual Planning. Just use your hand or mouse, and just drag any datapoint to the target value.
If you are using Hyperion Financial Management or Hyperion Planning there is now a simple way to become the Finance Superstar. Hyperion can do all the groundwork with consolidation, integrate with your ERP, and currency conversion, but when it comes to visualizing data, or integrating Financial Reporting data with other data sources, Power BI is[…]
This week’s Gartner BI and Analytics Summit started off with and interesting bake-off between Tableau, Qlik, Microstrategy and Power BI from Microsoft. Microsoft took an approach by showing March Madness statistics and providing tools to build your best bracket. Power Update from Power ON was presented as an integral part of the Power BI solution,[…]