Power BI is the new service from Microsoft that is creating a real buzz in the analytics and business intelligence community. Business users can get data from almost any source, visualise it and share their insights. It also has great power under the covers to do sophisticated data preparation and modelling and build beautiful dashboards. Users can ask questions of their data with natural language and Power BI will do it's best to answer you .
This group will help you get started with Power BI. We'll offer a mix of introductory talks but we'll also have some sessions for the experts as well. Some of the events will be hands-on.
We meet monthly in Central London on a weekday evening. Please come along - you will be sure of a warm welcome from the organisers
Power BI is relatively new but already has 5 million subscribers - we'll show you why!
Building custom data connectors for Power BI
Organised by Power BI Meetup Group
Custom data connectors allow you to extend Power BI so that it can connect to new data sources. But how can you build them? Don't miss this month's Power BI User Group to learn more!dataviz power-query visual-studio data-connectors data power-bi
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Row Level Security Patterns in Power BI
Featuring Reza Rad
Security is different from Sharing, Sharing is about sharing the entire content with others, security is about authorizing different views of the content to others.dynamic-row-level-security static-row-level-security row-level-security dax security power-bi
Creating custom visuals with R and Power BI
Featuring Leila Etaati
Power BI visualization is a holistic visualization tool. You can draw most of the popular charts with it. However, there is always some needs for specific charts that may not be available in Power BI standard visualizations of the marketplace.data-visualization power-bi-visualization power-bi r
The What, Why and How of building a Power BI Report - A competition entry in review
Featuring Rishi Sapra
The 'Why, What, How' approach is a methodical framework to build a powerful data visualisation that delivers real business value and powerful insightspower-bi-report data-visualization data power-bi
An Interactive Data Model to Provide Actionable Insights as to the Departure Delays of Domestic Flights Within the USA
Featuring Andy Josolyne
Andy Josolyne joins us at Power BI to tell us more about his interactive data model to provide actionable insights as to the departure delays of domestic flights within the USA. Check it out!data-visualisation interactive-data-models data-models data power-bi
A session about Power BI, Power Apps, Forms and Flow
Featuring Rory Neary
Power BI has come an awful long way since its introduction in the Summer of 2014, but it’s not the only product that’s relatively new to Office 365. In this presentation which is geared towards creating truly ‘actionable BI’, we will take a look at some of the other kids on the block, namely...business-apps power-bi data-models data powerapps