Tag: Power Platform Week

Storytelling using the Power Platform
Storytelling using the Power Platform
Webinars

Storytelling is a very human phenomenon, which goes back tens of thousands of years to when humans first gained the ability to speak. In this session we explore a Power Platform Solution that has the capability of telling compelling stories through text, images and Power BI. With these resources at our disposal we can begin… READ MORE

Power Pivot and Power BI
Power Pivot and Power BI
Ebooks

Microsoft PowerPivot is a free add-on to Excel from Microsoft that allows users to produce new kinds of reports and analyses that were simply impossible before, and this book is the first to tackle DAX formulas, the core capability of PowerPivot, from the perspective of the Excel audience. Download 2 Chapters: 8 – CALCULATE() –… READ MORE

Birthday Bot - Part Four - Doing the Thing
Birthday Bot – Part Four – Doing the Thing
Blog Posts

In part three, we chose a random (yet meaningful) birthday quote and ran it through a modified approval process, and we also started the process to choose the send-method for our birthday wishes. Today, we’ll cover two of the methods and how each one processes the information and actually sends the wish out. Let’s get… READ MORE

Currency Conversion in Power BI Reports
Currency Conversion in Power BI Reports
Blog Posts

Currency conversion applied to reporting can include many different scenarios. Data in multiple currencies, report with a single currency Data in multiple currencies, report with multiple currencies Data in a single currency, report with multiple currencies The rule of thumb is to apply the currency exchange conversion upfront. Therefore, it is a good idea to… READ MORE

Creating a Send-smile-component for Power Apps using Power BI and Application Insights
Creating a Send-smile-component for Power Apps using Power BI and Application Insights
Blog Posts

Early February we released an exciting new feature that enables you to add telemetry logging to your application using Application Insights. That blog post can be found here: https://powerapps.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/log-telemetry-for-your-apps-using-azure-application-insights/ This blog post is a walk through for getting that running specifically for creating a send a smile experience from your Power Apps. You can also find… READ MORE

New Features Coming to Power BI in 2020
New Features Coming to Power BI in 2020
Blog Posts

In late January, Microsoft published the Power Platform: 2020 release wave 1 plan which lists all the new features that are targeting a release date before the end of 2020. The Power Platform ecosystem currently includes several different products that work reasonably well together and enable “users and organizations to analyze, act, and automate on the data to… READ MORE