Thursday, April 26, 2018

Data & BI Summit Day 1 Keynote

The kick-off is by Rose Spitzer (@RoseSpitzer), General Manager of the Power BI User Group.

John Doyle Sr. Director Product marketing

Video: Heathrow Airport showcase

Ben Watt

Park run: Every saturday a 5K run
It started out small but now has 1427 different places and over 34 million people participating!


Amanda Cofsky (@MissAmandaN) Power BI Program Manager

She starts her story with a New York taxi demo and shows some interesting new features to come:

  • Incremental refresh (Premium users only)
  • Drillthrough with filters and parameters (this will be released in May!)

Q&A explorer


John Doyle enters the stage again and talks about the roadmap for 6-9 months

Colin Murphy

Colin starts another set of demos, starting with the Common Data Service for Analytics (CDSA)

Show details for table data under the graphs

Datapools (preview): Entities from CDS
Datapools are also available as a Power BI connector in Power BI Desktop.
You can add entities from different data sources.
Use case: Combine promotional data with CRM using Power Query online

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