Self-service business intelligence (BI) is an approach to data analytics that enables business users to access and work with corporate data even if they do not have a background in statistical analysis, BI or machine learning. Self-service BI tools allow users to filter, sort, analyze and visualize data without involving the organization's BI and IT teams.
You will be able to gain valuable insights in corporate data and you will be able to use your insights to make decisions on both strategic and operational level.
More and more companies are working towards the use of self-service business intelligence focusing on data-driven solutions and decisions and Microsoft Power BI is one of the market leading tools for self-service business intelligence solutions. With this tool you can load and transform your data for analysis and you can create reports and dashboards that you can share with your organization to support data-driven decisions.
To develop solutions with Microsoft Power BI you need to know about different types of data models, and you need to know how to create expressions with DAX to enhance your data models. Finally you need to know how to design reports presenting data in a user friendly and intuitive way.
We have developed this Power BI User Specialist Academy to teach you the skills needed to work with Business Intelligence with Power BI efficiently in a modern data-driven organization. On the course, you will learn to
- Design data models using the Star Schema Model
- Extract data with T-SQL
- Load and transform data with Power Query
- Design efficient data models for data analytics
- Use DAX for calculations e.g. time intelligence
- Design reports and formatting visuals
- Use drill through and bookmarks in reports
- Design dashboards
- Use the Power BI Cloud Service to share reports and dashboards
In the section, ”Course Details” below, you will find more details about the content of this course in Power BI