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Power BI Developer community September update

Monday, September 18, 2017

This blog post covers the latest updates for Power BI Developers community. This includes Power BI Embedded updates, changes to custom visuals and R, and improvements to Row-Level Security.

Getting Started with Azure Analysis Services Webinar Sept 21

Sunday, September 17, 2017

The Azure Analysis Services team would like to help you get started with this exciting new offering that makes scaling Business Intelligence solutions easier than ever.

On-premises data gateway September update

Friday, September 15, 2017

We’re very glad to announce that the September update for the On-premises data gateway is now available for download. This update includes the following enhancements: Personal Mode support for…

Don't miss the Timeline Storyteller custom visual contest!

Friday, September 15, 2017

Don't forget: there's only a few days left to enter the Timeline Storyteller custom visual contest! You could win a Power BI Super Swag Prize Pack. To enter, publish a report in the Data Stories Gallery using the new Timeline Storyteller visual. Make sure you use the category "Timeline Contest".

Power BI in action: using custom connectors

Friday, September 15, 2017

Power BI User groups (PUG) are groups for great people like you (yes, you reading this!) to get together with other awesome people to talk, discuss, and share experiences, questions, and more around Power BI. These groups can have live or virtual meetings so you can choose how to engage or contribute in a way that fits your schedule. In celebration of the start of the Power BI World Tour, and thanks to the new Power BI custom connectors, I was able to create my own custom connector, get the data from the PUGs that I found on, create a really simple data model, and then create the report included in this post. Read more about custom connectors!

Congratulations to the winners of the What If contest!

Thursday, September 14, 2017

A few weeks ago we launched a "What If" contest to promote the release of our new What If feature in Power BI Desktop. Many of you were anticipating this feature for a while now, and we wanted to celebrate its arrival in style! We received a number of amazing submissions that showed off the creativity and flexibility that What If offers data analysts and report-makers. Each entry was reviewed by Power BI Program Managers Will Thompson and Amanda Cofsky, and they had such a difficult time deciding on a winner that we created two categories of winners: Fun and Business. See the winners!

How user feedback influences Microsoft Business Application development

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Internally, Microsoft runs every aspect of the company using data. We refer to this as our “Data Culture”. As the leader of business intelligence and analytics for James Phillips, the Corporate Vice President who leads the Business Applications Group, I am often asked why and how we manage user feedback. With this post, I would like to share our practices around collecting and using data to accelerate development of business applications like Power BI, Power Apps, Microsoft Flow and the range of Dynamics 365 products.

Filters coming for phone reports on iOS

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Reports are one of the most powerful features of Power BI. Several months ago, we introduced phone reports, and we continue to improve on them. Phone reports allow creators to optimize for the size, shape, and touch interaction of a phone, with minimal effort. Phone reports enhance the mobile experience, with features such as a dedicated focus mode for visuals, the ability to drill in visuals, sorting options, and collapsible menus. Today we're excited to introduce filters as are our latest improvement to phone reports.

Power BI service and mobile August 2017 feature summary

Monday, September 11, 2017

It’s time again to recap the features and announcements in the Power BI service and mobile over the past month, including per-user usage metrics, Power BI apps for online services, iOS proxy settings support, and more!

Power BI Desktop September Feature Summary

Friday, September 08, 2017

This is a very exciting release for Power BI Desktop! We are releasing two features that we demoed at the Data Insights Summit: drillthrough and report insights. We also have an update to our theming preview that many of you have been waiting for and a new chart type!

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