Power BI: Show Items With No Data

To enable the Show items with no data feature select a visual, then in the Fields well, right-click the field and select Show items with no data from the menu that appears, as shown in the following image: Sources: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/power-bi/desktop-show-items-no-data

Power BI: Import vs DirectQuery

The differences between selecting Import and DirectQuery are the following: Import – the selected tables and columns are imported into Power BI Desktop. As you create or interact with a visualization, Power BI Desktop uses the imported data. You must refresh the data, which imports the full data set again, to see any changes that occurred to the underlying data since the initial... » read more

Power BI URL Filters

Query string parameter syntax for filtering With parameters, you can filter the report for one or more values, even if those values contain spaces or special characters. The basic syntax is fairly straightforward; start with the report URL, add a question mark, and then add your filter syntax. URL?filter=Table/Field eq ‘value‘ Table and Field names are case-sensitive, value isn’t. Fields that... » read more

Passing In Filters to Embedded Power BI Charts

Customizing your embed experience using URL Settings The ability to create experiences without advanced coding skills, what’s know as low-code, is truly special with this capability. The embed URL supports several input settings that help you customize your user’s experiences. If you’re using the HTML snippet provided, make sure you update the URL in the... » read more

Key Performance Indicators (KPI)

Reasons for measuring performance Organizations measure performance for three main reasons: Learn and improve performance Provide external reporting (for shareholders and compliance requirements) Monitor and control internally within the organization Only what gets measured gets done. Unless something is measured, it cannot be managed and controlled Measure: Is a unit or standard of measurement, which... » read more

Dashboard vs Scorecard

Dashboard Scorecard Measures performance Chart progress Used by staff Used by Executives Real-time Date Periodic snapshots Shorter time shorizon Longer time spans Operational Strategic and Tactical Require immediate action

Tableau Embedded Analytics

Deliver powerful analytics to your customers without having to build them yourself. Utilize a robust set of APIs to integrate and manage your analytics while providing a customized, unique experience for your customers. Leverage your existing single sign-on authentication using SAML, OpenID, Kerberos, or Active Directory. White label Tableau to match your brand. Empower your... » read more

Power BI Embedded

Power BI Embedded is for independent software vendors (ISVs) and for developers who build applications for their customers. It can be used as a third-party business intelligence service that enables you to visualize application data, rather than building that service yourself. Power BI Embedded is a platform-as-a-service (PaaS) analytics solution, where developers can embed reports and... » read more

Microsoft Power BI vs Tableau

Power BI Tableau Cost Power BI Pro: $9.99/monthPower BI Premium: $4,995/month Tableau Creator: $70/month Desktop Yes, Free Yes, Free for Students Cloud Yes, Power BI Pro Yes, Tableau Online On-Premises Yes, Power BI Premium Yes, Tableau Server Embedded Yes, Power BI Embedded Yes, Tableau Embedded Analytics