Traditionally, when we do variance analysis, we compare the actual value of the metric being measured to its target value in either absolute or relative terms. For example, if I were to compare current year sales (Sales CY) to prior year sales (Sales PY) I might want to create a Sales YoY calculation as well
I am on a CrossFit high, with the Open just concluded and Regionals about to begin… So I am going to use some of my favorite Hero work outs (WOD) as a sample for this tutorial. There are scenarios where we want to display content based on the user’s selection. Here is how to do it.
It’s been almost two years since I posted about the CONCATENATEX() DAX function here. At the end of that post I promised to publish a tutorial on how one might do Market Basket analysis using this function in Power BI. Well, I try to deliver on my promises even though it might take me
obviEnce published it’s first Services App on Power BI. The app provides temperature and precipitation trends over the last 30 days across USA and Canada. The app will enhance your dataset by allowing you to analyze impact of weather on your business. Here is a snapshot of the dashboard.
Today I connected to SAP BW using the connector available in Power BI Desktop. Following link does a good job explaining the steps: https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/documentation/powerbi-desktop-sap-bw-connector/ Ran into a road block while installing SAP Netweaver RFC SDK library. With the help of bases team I downloaded SAP Netweaver SDK library. However there is no explanation as to where/how this
I really like Flow’s ability to listen to Twitter. Some time ago, I set up a flow to listen to anything related to my Twitter handle, BizIntelligist. The initial design would just capture tweets that I deemed interesting and email them to me. Then, the cognitive services became available, so I added a step to
Yesterday was a big day for Power BI – the long-awaited Matrix visual is now finally available. Sure, it’s still in beta and yes, there are still some features lacking (formatting, formatting, formatting…), and yes, there are bugs (try to drill down on columns for example), BUT… this is a very significant update for Power
Power BI was ranked very well by Garner in its annual Magic Quadrant for Business Intelligence and Analytics report. Most people never read the report because the only thing that really matters to them is the picture above. However, if you do bother to read it you will find a few statements about Power BI
Here is how to get PowerApps Common Data Service Connector working. Note: You need to have Admin rights to Enable Power BI Integration Login to https://web.powerapps.com On the top right corner click on Settings (gear icon) Select Admin Center Select the environment you want to enable Select Database from the top menu Select Enable Now we
This information has been around the blogosphere for a while but I keep forgetting how to find it; I decided to write about it on my blog so that I can easily find it next time I need it. The existing functionality of the Power BI Connector for SAP BW only exposes text values of