$200 – $300

Power BI in a Day Hands-On

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Benedictine University

5700 College Road

Lisle, IL 60532

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Attend this Power BI Hands-on comprehensive class with Ravi Kumar to learn how to model your data and how to create beautiful visuals using your data. All attendees will recieve a printed lab manual. Full day introductory course will give you a great working knowledge on how Power BI works in general. We will be covering Power BI Desktop and Power BI Service for the following topics:

  • Power BI Desktop:
    • What is Power BI and what it is not
    • Introduction
    • Connecting to the data
    • Shaping data at query time
    • Modeling Data
    • Dax Calculations
    • Building Reports
  • Power BI Service
    • What is Power BI Service
    • Publishing Power BI Desktop file to the Service (Instructor will provide logins to a test Power BI Service tenant)
    • Get the online data
    • Sharing reports and desktops
    • Refreshing the data
    • Mobile Reports
  • Power BI On Premises Server
    • How is Power BI On Premises server different from Power BI Service
    • When should you use Power BI Server
  • SSAS Tabular: What it is and how it integrates with Power BI


What will you receive: You get to take Power BI workshop Lab Manual and exercise files home.

Class Format: Class will alternate between demonstration and labs.

Pre-requisite: The class materials get updated a week before the class to incorporate latest Power BI updates. Please have the latest Power BI Desktop installed on your Laptops. You will not be able to participate in Labs if you do not have Power BI Desktop installed. Latest version of Power BI Desktop can be downloaded from: https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/desktop/

Speaker Bio:

Ravi Kumar has over 11 years of experience working with SQL Server with over 8 years experience with SQL BI and Business Intelligence processes. He is currently enjoying his time working for Microsoft as Premier Field Engineer. He currently specializes in providing training and creating solutions for Fortune 500 companies in Power BI, Analysis Services Tabular, and Azure Analytics products.

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