Category: Business Intelligence

What You Will Learn During The Next Enterprise DNA Learning Summit – May 2019

The next learning summit is only a few days away and we already have close to 1000 Power BI users registered for the event. There is going to be a significant amount to learn about high-quality Power BI development so if you haven’t had a chance to register so far then you still can below

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Find Out How To Quickly Create Virtual Groups In Power BI

Did you know there is a way to create groups virtually in Power BI? I was so happy when I discovered this, as it allows you to quickly and effectively create another grouping dimension in your datasets or data tables. The Power BI team has made it so easy to implement and edit as well.

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Layering Multiple Scenarios Analysis Using DAX in Power BI

I’m huge on scenario analysis in Power BI. Being able to input variables inside your calculations that you can ‘shock’ to effectively predict outcomes is so powerful when trying to make decisions. In Power BI you can complete this really efficiently, and you can combine many of the formula techniques with your data models and

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Cumulatively Compare Information Over Different Months

Showcasing your results cumulatively is such a powerful way to visualize your data over time, especially if you are trying to show the difference in performance from one time period to another. When you try to present this at a daily or even monthly level, identifying the trend isn’t always so obvious. When you place

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Forecasting Analysis Techniques in Power BI with DAX

Forecasting analysis in Power BI can be completed in quite an effective manner if you utilise the time intelligence functions in DAX effectively. In this example I wanted to run through the many options you have available to start automatically creating forecasts based on historical information. Your forecasts in a lot of cases will be

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