“Why dataflows?” webcast recording now online

A lot of the questions I get about dataflows in Power BI boil down to the simplest[1] question: “Why dataflows?” On Saturday November 7 I joined MVP Reid Havens for a YouTube live stream where we looked at this question and a bunch of other awesome dataflow questions from the 60+ folks who joined us. …

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Session resources: Patterns for adopting dataflows in Power BI

This morning I presented a new webinar for the Istanbul Power BI user group, covering one of my favorite subjects: common patterns for successfully using and adopting dataflows in Power BI. This session represents an intersection of my data culture series in that it presents lessons learned from successful enterprise customers, and my dataflows series …

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Dataflows enhanced compute engine – will it fold?

I’ve been seeing more questions lately about the dataflows enhanced compute engine in Power BI. Although I published a video overview and although there is feature coverage in the Power BI documentation, there are a few questions that I haven’t seen readily answered online. A lot of these questions can be phrased as “what happens …

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Dataflows in Power BI

If you’ve come to this blog to learn more about Power BI dataflows, here’s a good place to start. First of all, here are posts that consolidate and link to dataflows resources available elsewhere online. Start here: Dataflows in Power BI: Resources More Resources: Power BI Dataflows and Azure Data Power BI Dataflows FAQ Power …

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