Category: Time Intelligence

Introduction to Filter Context in Power BI

Filter context is one of the major topics that any Power BI user should initially learn about, especially if you want your DAX calculations to work effectively. In this article, I will run through the filter context. Every DAX formula is calculated in a two-step process. DAX Formula: A Two-Step Process The first step is

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Understanding Evaluation Context in Power BI

The most important concept in understanding DAX is context. There are three main types of context: the evaluation context, the filter context, and the row context. When DAX calculates something in Power BI, it works via a two-step process. At first, it evaluates the context it is currently in. Once it has done that, it

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Discover Where Your Profit Growth Comes From: A Power BI Tutorial

In this Power BI tutorial, I dive into what’s perhaps a very niche insight. But don’t let that close you off to using this technique — there are plenty of ways to implement this across a range of scenarios. The key is to understand each different part and transfer them across similar elements in your

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Segmentation Example Using Advanced DAX in Power BI

Once you get more and more into advanced DAX formulas, you will see the world of analytical opportunities immeasurably expand for you. In this example I will show you by just how much. In this blog post, I am going to explore some relatively advanced DAX logic and then build upon it by combining an

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Group Customers Dynamically By Their Ranking w/RANKX In Power BI

As many of you know by now, I am huge on showcasing how you can apply Advanced DAX Formula to discover insights that historically have been difficult to find and also showcase easily. Well, this is another example of that and a great way to segment or group results rather than just showing results by

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