• Power BI Public Preview now available worldwide

    Yesterday, Microsoft announced that the Power BI Public Preview is now available worldwide. Until now only US based users could access the preview. Not anymore, so you can checked out all the great new stuff right now…

  • New Power Query update

    Recently a Power Query update was released (see http://blogs.office.com/2015/03/05/3-updates-excel-power-query/). Mayor updates: performance on load, Dynamics CRM Online connector and new transformations, most notably advanced date/time calculations. Personally I enjoy the CRM Online connector, but I am most fond of…

  • Power BI trial for non-US customers

    We are currently running a preview in the US of the new Power BI experience. This experience is not available yet to customers outside of the US. If you are outside of the US and want to…

  • Power BI learning resources – follow up 2

    Looking to get up to speed with Power BI in limited time? You might be interested in this. “Power BI fundamentals” is a new course published to Microsoft Virtual Academy: http://www.microsoftvirtualacademy.com/training-courses/excel-2013-power-bi-fundamentals Enjoy!

  • Power BI for partners

    Frequently, partners ask me about getting access to Power BI for a little longer than a trial period. Up until recently the only answer I could give was there was nothing available. However, there is news! Partners…