Microsoft Power BI is a comprehensive business analytics service that empowers users to scrutinize, interpret, and visualize data drawn from a plethora of sources. By enabling the creation of interactive reports and dashboards, Power BI simplifies the process of comprehending intricate data sets and extracting valuable insights into business performance.
A prominent attribute of Power BI is its versatility in terms of data source compatibility. It can seamlessly integrate with an extensive array of data repositories, including but not limited to, Excel spreadsheets, SQL Server databases, and cloud-based platforms such as Azure. Power Query, an additional feature of Power BI, can be used for cleaning and transforming data prior to importing it into the Power BI environment, thereby ensuring the precision and reliability of the data, making it primed for thorough analysis.
After importing data into Power BI, users are presented with the opportunity to craft custom visuals and dashboards to represent key performance indicators (KPIs), trending patterns, and other significant metrics. These interactive visuals can be readily shared with other members within an organization via the Power BI service or they can be embedded into different applications for an integrated experience.
In essence, Microsoft Power BI serves as a robust instrument for businesses in their quest for in-depth data understanding, thereby facilitating improved decision-making and propelling superior business results.
Our workshop is conceived to bestow upon participants an all-inclusive understanding of Power BI and its multifaceted features and capabilities. The aim is to equip attendees with the requisite skills to proficiently utilize Power BI for data scrutiny, visualization, and interpretation in real-world circumstances. Through practical examples and hands-on experiences, participants will be well-prepared to navigate the rich world of data analysis using Power BI.
By the end of the workshop, participants will be able to acquire:
The basic concepts of Power BI
Data modeling and shaping
Visualisations and reports
Sharing and collaboration
ABOUT THE FACILITATOR
Experienced Information Technology Manager with a demonstrated history of working in the hospital & healthcare industry
Skilled in Project Estimation, Educational Technology, Servers, Data Center, and Windows Server
Strong information technology professional with a PECB Certified ISO 22301 Foundation focused in IT
This workshop will not only provide you with a comprehensive understanding of the tool but also prepare you for the certification exam. To ensure that you are fully ready to take the exam, we have included exercises, homework, and quizzes in the workshop.
These activities have been designed to help you practice and apply the knowledge gained during the workshop.
By completing these activities, you will be well-equipped to take the certification exam and demonstrate your proficiency in Power BI, if you are willing to sit for it.
The training topics will run as VILT (virtual instructor led training) via Microsoft Teams.
Data Preparation: Techniques and Tools for Preparing Data for Analysis
Data Modeling: Building Effective Data Models for Analysis and Insights
Data Visualization and Analysis: Exploring Techniques for Visualizing and Analyzing Data
Asset Deployment and Maintenance: Strategies for Deploying and Maintaining Data Assets
Advanced Data Transformation with Power Query: Unleashing the Power of Data Transformation
Advanced DAX Calculations and Techniques: Mastering Advanced Calculations and Manipulations with DAX
Customizing Visuals with Formatting and Themes: Enhancing Visual Appeal and Consistency
Creating Interactive Reports and Dashboards: Building Engaging and Interactive Data Presentations
Advanced Data Visualization Techniques: Exploring Advanced Techniques for Visualizing Data