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Cross-tenant Data Sharing with Power BI: A Comprehensive Guide

Cross-tenant Data Sharing with Power BI: A Comprehensive Guide

In today’s world of digital data, information is everywhere, and sharing it has become more crucial than ever. However, when it comes to sharing datasets between users from different tenants, things can get a bit complex. Each group, or “tenant,” within an organisation operates in its own designated space with unique datasets. When users from […]

Add an embedded background image to your Power BI Theme

Add an embedded background image to your Power BI Theme

Power BI is a very popular visualization tool by Microsoft, allowing companies to do data exploration and analysis to gain a clearer insight into their data. One important aspect of bringing clear reports to your target consumers is how the report and visuals look. You can customize the design of your reports by applying a […]

Unveiling the Power of Scorecards in Power BI

Unveiling the Power of Scorecards in Power BI

In the world of data analytics and business intelligence, Power BI is a powerful tool that’s changing how organizations use data for smart decision-making. One standout feature is scorecards, which help track and show performance metrics. When used well, scorecards can boost your business, but they can also cause problems if not used carefully. In […]

Format your measures with Dynamic Format Strings!

Format your measures with Dynamic Format Strings!

Microsoft released a new feature for Power BI called Dynamic Format Strings! Say no more to static formatting of measures or having duplicate measures just to display data in another format. In this blog we will explain what Dynamic Format Strings are, why you should use them and how you can set them up. There […]

Bicep, do you have the muscle?

Bicep, do you have the muscle?

In today’s fast-paced and ever-changing world, the ability for organizations to adapt and respond quickly is becoming crucial. This necessity pushes them to be agile in multiple ways: they need to be flexible, innovative and responsive. Being Agile effects the development process of an IT solution and the infrastructure that is needed. Infrastructure needs to […]

What is new since the official launch of MS Fabric 

What is new since the official launch of MS Fabric 

In May of this year, Microsoft Fabric made its debut in preview. At the initial unveiling, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella hailed Fabric as the most significant new data product since the SQL server. Fast forward to the Ignite conference on November 15, 2023, and Microsoft has officially launched Fabric into General Availability. In this blog […]

Where did my Dedicated SQL Pool go?

Where did my Dedicated SQL Pool go?

Note: This blog was written when Fabric was still in Public Preview. Some features may have changed at the moment of reading. Features are described at the moment of writing (Mid-October 2023). Microsoft Fabric is the newest product of Microsoft in the Data and Analytics world. Fabric provides an all-in-one analytics solution tailored for enterprises […]

7 pro-tips and tricks for Synapse

7 pro-tips and tricks for Synapse

From its launch in 2019 until today, Azure Synapse emerged as a powerful analytics service, accelerating time to insight tremendously across data warehouses and big data systems. The data applications for Synapse are endless and applicable in various industries. Consequently, this blog will try to guide you through this ‘jungle’ and provide you with several […]

Uploading Json data to an on-premise REST API using Azure Data Factory and Azure Databricks

Uploading Json data to an on-premise REST API using Azure Data Factory and Azure Databricks

The goal of this exercise is to upload some data we read from csv files, structure them as Json and upload the data to a REST API. The catch is that we are uploading this data to an on-premise API from our azure cloud. The API requires authentication via an access token, and the API […]