Power BI lets normal business people make sense of floods of data without requiring a tech specialist. It has been called the “next giant leap” in business intelligence by Microsoft. One of the Worlds largest technology companies, is “tripling down” on that product.
Power BI is Microsoft’s cloud-based business intelligence (BI) solution that works to analyse and visualise data in a self-service way. The BI solution is designed to help business users gain insights from their data and, according to Microsoft, includes the following:
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Power Query: Enables customers to easily search and access public data and their organisation’s data, all within Excel (formerly known as “Data Explorer”).
Power Map: A 3D data visualisation tool for mapping, exploring and interacting with geographic and temporal data (formerly known as product codename “Geoflow”).
Power Pivot: For creating and customising flexible data models within Excel.
Power View: For creating interactive charts, graphs and other visual representations of data.