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Lantec | Course: MS 20778 - Analyzing Data with Power BI

MS 20778 - Analyzing Data with Power BI

$1,695.00
3 days
Audience
Prerequisites

Description:

The main purpose of the course is to give students a good understanding of data analysis with Power BI. The course includes creating visualizations, the Power BI Service, and the Power BI Mobile App.

OUTLINE:

Module 1: Power BI Desktop Data Transformations

This module describes how to import fata into Power BI.

Lessons
  • What is Power BI?
  • Power BI data
  • Transformations
Labs
  • Import Data to Power BI
    • Import data to Power BI desktop
    • Import data from CSV files
    • Import data from a less structured file
After completing this module, students will be able to:
  • Describe what Power BI is and what it does.
  • Describe the types of data.
  • Perform data transformations.

Module 2: Power BI Desktop Modeling

This module introduces Power BI desktop modeling.

Lessons
  • Optimizing data models
  • Calculations
  • Hierarchies
Labs
  • Manage Power BI data
    • Manage table relationships
    • Last year comparison
    • Year to date
    • Market share
    • Optimize the data model
After completing this module, students will be able to:
  • Optimize data models.
  • Perform calculations with Power BI data.
  • Describe and create hierarchies.

Module 3: Power BI Desktop Visualization

At the end of this module students will be able to create a Power BI desktop visualization.

Lessons
  • Visualizing your data
  • Working with multiple visualizations
Labs
  • Create reports with visualizations
    • Cross-tabular reports
    • Part-to-Whole reports
    • Relationship reports
    • Trend reports
    • Rank reports
After completing this module, students will be able to:
  • Visualize data using Power BI
  • Work with multiple visualizations.

Module 4: Power BI Service

This module describes how to implement the Power BI service.

Lessons
  • Working with the Power BI service
  • Configuring a dashboard
  • Viewing a Power BI Dashboard
Labs
  • Implementing the Power BI service
    • Upload a Power BI report
    • Share a Power BI dashboard
    • Configure data refresh
After completing this module, students will be able to:
  • Work with the Power BI service.
  • Configure a Power BI dashboard.
  • View a Power BI dashboard.

Module 5: Working with Excel

This module describes how to connect to Excel as a source of data.

Lessons
  • Importing data from excel
  • Analyzing data in Excel
Labs
  • Working with Excel
    • Uploading an Excel file with an Excel table
    • Uploading an Excel file with a data model
After completing this module, students will be able to:
  • Import data from excel.
  • Analyze data in Excel.

Module 6: Organization Content Packs, Security, and groups

This module describes how to collaborate with Power BI data.

Lessons
  • Collaboration
  • Content packs
Labs
  • Working with Organization Content Packs
    • Create a content pack
    • Edit a content pack
    • Share a content pack
After completing this module, students will be able to:
  • Share data for collaborative purposes.
  • Create, edit, and share content packs.

Module 7: Direct Connectivity

This module describes various connectivity options using Power BI.

Lessons
  • Cloud data
  • Connecting to analysis services
Labs
  • Direct Connectivity
    • Direct connectivity from Power BI desktop
    • Direct connectivity from the Power BI service
After completing this module, students will be able to:
  • Access data in SQL Azure.
  • Connect to SQL Server Analysis Services.

Module 8: Developer API

This module describes the developer API within Power BI.

Lessons
  • The developer API
  • Custom visuals
Labs
  • Using the developer API
    • Using custom visuals
After completing this module, students will be able to:
  • Describe the developer API.
  • Use the developer API to create custom visuals.

Module 9: Power BI mobile app

This module describes the Power BI mobile app.

Lessons
  • The Power BI mobile app
  • Using the Power BI mobile app
  • Power BI embedded
After completing this module, students will be able to:
  • Describe the Power BI mobile app.
  • Download and use the Power BI mobile app.
  • Describe Power BI embedded and when you would want to use it.

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