is a fairly new business analytics service that Microsoft
added to Office 365 in 2015. With Power BI users can visualize
data in a way that reminds of the Excel pivot table but
is much more user friendly and intuitive.
In a series of tutorials
Peter Kalmström, CEO and Systems Designer at
kalmstrom.com Business Solutions, will show how to use Power BI.
This is the first article, and in the demo
below Peter explains how to get started.
Power BI is not visible among your apps until you connect
it to Office 365, so the first thing Peter does is to open
the Power BI site and select the online version. (There
is also a desktop version, that is introduced in a later
When Peter has signed in with his Office account and started
Power BI, he shows how to:
a local file that contains the data that should be studied