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Pro Power BI desktop

Author: Adam Aspin
Publisher: [United States] : Apress, [2018]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : Second editionView all editions and formats
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Deliver eye-catching Business Intelligence with Microsoft Power BI Desktop. This new edition has been updated to cover all the latest features, including combo charts, Cartesian charts, trend lines, use of gauges, and more. Also covered are Top-N features, the ability to bin data into groupings and chart the groupings, and new techniques for detecting and handling outlier data points. You can take data from  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Aspin, Adam.
Pro Power BI desktop.
[United States] : Apress, [2018]
(OCoLC)1005108489
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Adam Aspin
ISBN: 9781484232101 1484232100 1484232097 9781484232095
OCLC Number: 1015239686
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 1 online resource : illustrations
Contents: 1. Introduction to Power BI Desktop --
2. Discovering and Loading File-Based Data with Power BI Desktop --
3. Loading Data from Databases and Data Warehouses --
4. Direct Query and Connect Live --
5. Loading Data from the Web and the Cloud --
6. Dealing with Datasets --
7. Data Transformation --
8. Data Mashup --
9. Structuring, Managing and Parameterizing Queries --
10. Creating a Data Model --
11. Extending the Data Model with Calculated Columns --
12. Adding Measures to the Data Model --
13. Analyzing Data over Time --
14. Table Visuals --
15. Matrix and Card Visuals --
16. Charts in Power BI Desktop --
17. Formatting Charts in Power BI Desktop --
18. Other Types of Visuals --
19. Maps in Power BI Desktop --
20. Filtering Data --
21. Using Slicers --
22. Enhancing Dashboards --
23. PowerBI.com --
24. Appendix A: Sample Data.
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