Power BI

Satya Nadella's five most important statements at Microsoft Inspire 2018

Microsoft chief executive Satya Nadella took the stage this week at the Inspire 2018 partner conference to an extended round of applause, before he'd …

Artificial Intelligence

National Oilwell Varco selects Microsoft Dynamics 365 to enhance sales and service operations | Stories

<b>REDMOND, Wash. — July 18, 2018 —</b> On Wednesday, National Oilwell Varco, a leading provider of technology, equipment and services to the global oil and …

Microsoft Dynamics

VirtualLink USB-C spec for VR headset laid down by Nvidia, Oculus, Valve, AMD, and Microsoft

Virtual reality headset could soon be connected with a single cable thanks to USB-C.<p>special feature<p>Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality are going to …

Virtual Reality

The biggest Microsoft Dynamics 365 announcements at Inspire 2018

At the Inspire 2018 partner conference, one of the key messages coming from Microsoft's channel leadership might be summarised like this: the time is …

Technology (Australia)

Power BI is a model-based tool

In a <b>report-based tool</b>, the user connects several data sources, imports data and applies transformations to get a “simple” table enabling the …

Databases

GE and Microsoft Enter into their Largest Partnership to Date, Accelerating Industrial IoT Adoption for Customers

GE GE, +0.07% and Microsoft Corp. today announced an expanded partnership, bringing together operational technology and information technology to …

Customers

GE and Microsoft expand their cloud alliance in industrial IoT push

General Electric Co. and Microsoft Corp. today announced plans to align their cloud efforts more closely across several important areas, in a move …

General Electric

Tableau: What Makes It So Special?

After a stellar Q1/2018 the market has finally found its love for Tableau (DATA) with the stock rallying a monstrous 56% YTD and rising 27% compared …

Data Visualization

Connection to BigQuery in Power BI

I want to make a report with data from a dataset shared with me within BigQuery. The problem is when I connect to the database I can only see "My …

Analytics

Microsoft Teams for Windows

Microsoft Teams is a chat-centered workspace in Office 365. Instantly access all your team's content from a single place where messages, files, …

Microsoft Teams

Microsoft Power BI expansion aims to help analysts leverage business data more easily

Microsoft is updating the self-service preparation features in Power BI and adding integration with Azure Data Lake Storage Gen2.<p>On Thursday, …

Big Data

Microsoft reveals new Power BI and Azure Data Warehouse capabilities

At its Inspire partner conference in Las Vegas, Microsoft announces big performance enhancements to its cloud data warehouse and new Enterprise/Big …

SQL Servers

Microsoft Power BI Self-Service Data Preparation Gets Big Data Boost

Microsoft has upgraded the self-service data preparation capabilities in Power BI to help business users extract more meaningful insights from big …

Big Data

As cloud competition heats up, Microsoft will pitch its partners on new Azure and Power BI features

Visiting Las Vegas in the middle of July seems like a questionable idea, but thousands of Microsoft partners will descend upon the desert next week …

Cloud Computing

Snowflake Brings Its Data Warehouse To Microsoft Azure

Snowflake Computing Inc., a San Mateo-based company, announced the availability of its data warehousing platform on Microsoft Azure.<p>The evolution of the public cloud has disrupted the traditional software industry. During the last decade, almost every mainstream enterprise software platform became …

Tech Trends

Microsoft makes Teams free-to-use, adds AI translation, live events and more

Microsoft is making its Teams collaboration tool free to use starting Thursday. Alongside this, Microsoft announced a number of things, including its …

Software

New IoT and edge capabilities and programs to power partner and customer innovation; simplify journey to business value - Internet of Things

<b>Azure IoT Central’s new features and support for partners to manage and extend IoT solutions:</b> Azure IoT Central brings the simplicity of SaaS for IoT …

Microsoft Azure

Google, Informatica Form Partnership to Help Companies Manage APIs

Google and Informatica have announced a partnership aimed at helping enterprises more easily connect applications and services across multi-vendor …

Enterprise Tech

Collaboration platform accelerates KordaMentha’s digital transformation - Microsoft News Centre Australia

KordaMentha sees its future as a technology company that provides professional services in restructuring, real estate, investment and forensic. It …

Microsoft Teams

Shippable, Arm, Packet Join for Arm v8-A Integration Platform

Developers in the Arm ecosystem can now build and validate their software on native machines quickly and efficiently.

Enterprise Tech

Splice Machine Data Platform for Intelligent Apps Launches on Azure

Addition of Azure deployments to AWS gives enterprises another cloud choice to use open source, scale-out SQL databases, data warehouse and machine …

Big Data

Interactive Sales Chart using MS Excel [video] » Chandoo.org - Learn Excel, Power BI & Charting Online

Finally, I got some time to sit down and do what I love most – <b>write a blog post to make you awesome in Excel</b>. After a whirlwind trip to Sydney, I am …

Data Visualization

Teesside Uni's digital shake-up will help students land jobs of the future

<b>Teesside University</b> has launched one of the biggest digital shake-ups the higher education sector has ever seen to help students prepare for future …

Microsoft

Manuka Health - Dynamics 365 Microsoft New Zealand News Centre

<i>As Previously Published on Sable37</i><p>New Zealand based natural healthcare company, Manuka Health has chosen Microsoft Dynamics 365, to underpin a major …

New Zealand

Google Releases Open Source Tool to Containerize Java App Deployments

Jib ostensibly will make it much easier for organizations to deploy and control Java apps across use case deployments.

Microservices

Microsoft launches Dynamics 365 Business Central in Australia

Microsoft has today launched small-medium business management software Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central in Australia and New Zealand.<p>The …

Technology (Australia)

Demystifying data science | Articles | Chief Data Officer

There’s a lot of buzz about data science these days, and especially its super-cool subfield, machine learning. Data scientists have become the …

Data Science

Insights for ArcGIS at the 2018 Esri User Conference

Insights for ArcGIS events you should not miss during your time at the Esri UC.

ArcGIS

The Problem With Adding AI to Excel

Earlier this year Microsoft announced it would integrate artificial intelligence-based productivity features into Excel. It was an exciting …

Analytics

Mutual Fund Portfolio Tracker using MS Excel

<b>Would you like to spend next 5 minutes learning how to create an mutual fund tracker excel sheet?</b> Make a live, updatable mutual fund portfolio …

Analytics