MOC-20778: Analyzing Data with Power BI

DESCRIZIONE CORSO

This three-day instructor-led course provides students with the knowledge and skills to analyze data with Power BI. The primary audience for this course is BI professionals who need to analyze data utilizing Power BI. The secondary audiences for this course are technically proficient business users.

OBIETTIVI CORSO

After completing this course (MOC-20778), students will be able to:

  • Describe self-service BI
  • Describe the Power BI suite of products
  • Connect to data sources and optimize data models
  • Shape and combine data from different sources
  • Model data
  • Create reports and manage solutions
  • Describe the Power BI developer API
  • Describe the Power BI mobile app

AGENDA CORSO

Module 1: Introduction to Self-Service BI Solutions
Module 2: Introducing Power BI
Module 3: Power BI Data
Module 4:Shaping and Combining Data
Module 5: Modeling Data
Module 6:  Interactive Data Visualizations
Module 7: Direct Connectivity
Module 8: The Developer API
Module 9: Power BI Mobile

PREREQUISITI

In addition to their professional experience, students who attend this training should already have the following technical knowledge:

  • Basic knowledge of the Microsoft Windows operating system and its core functionality
  • Basic knowledge of data warehouse schema topology (including star and snowflake schemas)
  • Some exposure to basic programming concepts (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