Analyzing Data with Power BI

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Mon, Jul 20, 6:00am - Jul 22, 2:00pm Pacific Time (3 sessions)

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Class Level: Beginner
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 6

What you'll learn in this data analyst training:

The main purpose of the course is to give students a good understanding of data analysis with Power BI. The course includes creating visualizations, the Power BI Service, and the Power BI Mobile App.

Who Should Attend

The course will likely be attended by SQL Server report creators who are interested in alternative methods of presenting data.

Course Objectives

After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Perform Power BI desktop data transformation.
  • Describe Power BI desktop modelling.
  • Create a Power BI desktop visualization.
  • Implement the Power BI service.
  • Describe how to connect to Excel data.
  • Describe how to collaborate with Power BI data.
  • Connect directly to data stores.
  • Describe the Power BI developer API.
  • Describe the Power BI mobile app.
  • Prerequisites

    Before attending this course, students must have:

    • Excellent knowledge of relational databases and reporting.
    • Some basic knowledge of data warehouse schema topology (including star and snowflake schemas).
    • Some exposure to basic programming constructs (such as looping and branching).
    • An awareness of key business priorities such as revenue, profitability, and financial accounting is desirable.
    • Familiarity with Microsoft Office applications – particularly Excel.

    Course Outline

    1 - INTRODUCTION TO SELF-SERVICE BI SOLUTIONS

  • Introduction to business intelligence
  • Introduction to data analysis
  • Introduction to data visualization
  • Overview of self-service BI
  • Considerations for self-service BI
  • Microsoft tools for self-service BI
  • Lab : Exploring an Enterprise BI solution
  • 2 - INTRODUCING POWER BI
  • Power BI
  • The Power BI service
  • Lab : Creating a Power BI dashboard
  • 3 - POWER BI
  • Using Excel as a data source for Power BI
  • The Power BI data model
  • Using databases as a data source for Power BI
  • The Power BI service
  • Lab : Importing data into Power BI
  • 4 - SHAPING AND COMBINING DATA
  • Power BI desktop queries
  • Shaping data
  • Combining data
  • Lab : Shaping and combining data
  • 5 - MODELLING DATA
  • Relationships
  • DAX queries
  • Calculations and measures
  • Lab : Modelling Data
  • 6 - INTERACTIVE DATA VISUALIZATIONS
  • Creating Power BI reports
  • Managing a Power BI solution
  • Lab : Creating a Power BI report
  • 7 - DIRECT CONNECTIVITY
  • Cloud data
  • Connecting to analysis services
  • Lab : Direct Connectivity
  • 8 - DEVELOPER API
  • The developer API
  • Custom visuals
  • Lab : Using the developer API
  • 9 - POWER BI MOBILE APP
  • The Power BI mobile app
  • Using the Power BI mobile app
  • Power BI embedded

  • Remote Learning

    This course is available for "remote" learning and will be available to anyone with access to an internet device with a microphone (this includes most models of computers, tablets). Classes will take place with a "Live" instructor at the date/times listed below.

    Upon registration, the instructor will send along additional information about how to log-on and participate in the class.

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    For open enrollment classes, ten (10) business days' written notice is required to reschedule a class with no additional fees.

    In case of a no-show or a cancellation with less than ten (10) business days before class date: 100% of the class price will be due according to the date of original invoice or date of Term Net 30.

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    6:00am - 2:00pm Pacific Time New Horizons Online Instructor 3 $1,785
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    Tue, Jul 21 6:00am - 2:00pm Pacific Time New Horizons Online Instructor
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    6:00am - 2:00pm Pacific Time New Horizons Online Instructor 3 $1,785
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    6:00am - 2:00pm Pacific Time New Horizons Online Instructor 3 $1,785
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    Tue, Aug 25 6:00am - 2:00pm Pacific Time New Horizons Online Instructor
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