Analytics with Power BI Desktop
A unique training opportunity to cover both Data Modelling and Visualisation with Power BI Desktop in a single day.
The course will cover the following:
Module 1: Overview of Microsoft Power BI
Data Preparation and Modelling
Module 2 - Connecting to Data (Hands-on Lab)
Module 3 - Data Preparation (Hands-on Lab)
Module 4 - Data Modelling: Facts and Dimensions (Hands-on Lab)
Module 5 - Data Modelling: Measures and Columns (Hands-on Lab)
Module 6 - Designing Interactive Visualisations (Hands-on Lab)
Module 7 - Advanced Visualisation Techniques (Hands-on Lab)
Group Exercise and Presentation (Hands-on Lab)
Collaboration and Sharing
Module 8 - Features of the Power BI Cloud Service and On Premise Server (Instructor Led Presentation)
This class uses the Power BI Desktop application to create solutions but will also cover key features of the cloud service as an Instructor led module.
If you currently work with data in Excel or other analytical tools, create report visualisations and have an intermediate knowledge of statistics then this training day is for you.
Hands on Lab Pre-requisites:
You will need to bring along your own laptop and ensure the following:
Download and Install Power BI Desktop ( https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/desktop/
Windows 7 / Windows Server 2008 R2 or later
Internet Explorer 9 or later
Memory (RAM): At least 1 GB available, 1.5 GB or more recommended
Display: At least 1440 x 900 or 1600 x 900 (16:9) recommended. Lower resolutions are not recommended as certain controls display beyond those resolutions
CPU: 1 GHz or faster x86 or x64-bit processor recommended
**You will need to make sure WIFI access on your machine will support internet access during the session.