• AI & AutoML capabilities in Power BI

    There is data available every where we look. With crashing prices on the storage media, exponential increase in computing power and the propensity of business, however small, to collect each and every bit of information has led to deluge of data. But how useful is the data unless it is analyzed, insights are extracted and acted upon.If the access to…

  • Excel Vs. Power BI (Part 1)

    If there was a hypothetical match, between the legendary MS-Excel and supposedly newcomer Power BI, who would come out trumps?Excel with over 30 years of industry experience, hardened by many mistakes that Microsoft made (remember Clippy – the annoying office assistant once introduced in MS office suite packages) is industry renowned leader in spreadsheet solutions. Excel has been a trusted…

  • Is Power BI Free?

    Power BI is collection of software services, apps, and connectors which work cohesively to transform data from myriad resources into business intelligence. Power BI started its journey as a collection of disparate tools such as Power Query, Power Pivot and Power BI, which were available as plugin in earlier excel version, and now have been integrated in Excel in its…