Power BI Free Demonstration and Resources

Free Demonstration

Get on board the Power BI revolution by empowering non technical business stakeholders to make decisions based on their own data or other freely available mature data sets using advanced attractive visualizations.
I am offering a free demonstration of Power BI either remotely via Skype or on site depending on your location.
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Comparing and Contrasting Different Methods of Querying data in a Tabular Format within  the Microsoft Business Intelligence stack including Power BI, Excel 2016 and SSRS 2016

Introducing Power BI Free ebook

Online Course: Analyzing and Visualizing Data with Power BI

Microsoft SQL Server 2016 Free Ebook

Applied Microsoft Power BI: Bring your data to life!

Microsoft Excel 2013: Building Data Models with PowerPivot (Business Skills)

The Definitive Guide to Dax



DAX Patterns 2015

M Is for (Data) Monkey

Power BI Fantasy

Power Query for Power BI and Excel

OLAP PivotTable Extensions & DAX Studio

Many to Many Relationships in Power BI and Excel 2016

SQL Server 2016 Step-By-Step: Installing a Free Evaluation

Power Pivot Utilities

Import Power BI Desktop Model to SSAS Tabular 2016

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SQL Server 2016 Step-By-Step: Installing a Free Evaluation

This new version of SQL Server has more of an emphasis on data science. Consequently, there are a few extra steps to take than previous recent versions of SQL Server. SQL 2016 is a very exciting product.

These instructions focus on the virtual traditional box installation as opposed to the Azure / Cloud route. I personally like the box installation since I don’t need to rely on an internet connection to use the product.

This tutorial gives step by step instructions for installing an evaluation license of SQL 2016 within an evaluation copy of Windows Server 2012 where this server operating system is delivered from Hyper V Manager from Windows 10 on my laptop with 8Gb of RAM.

Please find these instructions on the following link; – link