Data Science 7: Introduction to PowerBI and Get started with PowerBI, Prepare data for analysis and Model data in Power BI
Power BI is a collection of software services, apps, and connectors that work together to turn your unrelated sources of data into coherent, visually immersive, and interactive insights. Your data may be an Excel spreadsheet, or a collection of cloud-based and on-premises hybrid data warehouses. Power BI lets you easily connect to your data sources, visualize and discover what’s important, and share that with anyone or everyone you want.
In Power BI you can create visualizations such as
- Waterfall chart
- Stacked bar chart
- Scatter chart
- Clustered bar chart
- Treemap chart
Get started with PowerBI
You can view your data in tabular form by clicking Data icon.
You can view model view of data by clicking model icon
There are different types of visualization available in PowerBI tool and every visualization can be used for different purpose.