Power Pivot and Power BI: The Excel User's Guide to DAX, Power Query, Power BI & Power Pivot in Excel 2010-2016

Power Pivot and Power BI: The Excel User's Guide to DAX, Power Query, Power BI & Power Pivot in Excel 2010-2016

Rob Collie, Avichal Singh

Microsoft strength BI, together with strength Pivot and tool question, are a suite of unfastened components to Excel that let clients to provide new different types of experiences and analyses that have been easily very unlikely before.
This booklet supplies an summary of strength BI, energy Pivot and gear question, after which dives into DAX formulation, the middle power of strength Pivot. consistently from the point of view of the Excel audience.
Written through the world's best strength BI bloggers and practitioners, the book's suggestions and strategy are brought in an easy, step by step demeanour adapted to the educational type of Excel clients all over the place. The recommendations offered enable clients to provide, in hours or maybe mins, effects that previously may have taken whole groups weeks or months to produce
This booklet contains classes on:-
  • difference among calculated columns and measures
  • how formulation should be reused throughout reviews of totally different shapes
  • how to merge disjointed units of information into unified reports
  • how to ensure columns in a pivot behave as though the pivot have been filtered whereas different columns do not
  • how to create time-intelligent calculations in pivot tables reminiscent of "Year over yr" and "Moving Averages" whether or not they use a typical, economic, or a whole customized calendar.
  • how to leverage energy question to make your strength Pivot versions awesome!
  • how to exploit strength BI computer and PowerBI.com and the way they healthy into the Excel landscape

The "pattern-like" ideas and top practices contained during this ebook were constructed and sophisticated over numerous years of onsite education with Excel clients worldwide, and the major classes from these seminars costing millions of greenbacks in step with day at the moment are on hand to you, in the pages of this easy-to-follow advisor. This up-to-date moment variation covers new positive aspects brought with place of work 2016 and gear BI Desktop.

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