This is episode 57 recorded on July 23rd, 2018 where John & Jason recap the announcements at the 2018 Business Application Summit in Seattle, Washington.
The Digital Feedback Loop
All about machine learning
Nothing is new – until now with data and predictions
Demos of CRM, Talent, Integration of LinkedIn Reporter
Remote Assist with AR and CRM data
Future of Modern and Enterprise BI
3 focus areas
- Unified Platform for both self-service & enterprise BI
- Intuitive experiences
- Pervasive AI for BI
July Desktop Release – for another show…….
- Performance enhancements – 1.5 trillion rows, .25 PB of data was instant
- Aggregation feature – aggregations caching
- Showing direct connect to Spark
- Composite Models – multiple direct query
- SSRS – first see in August
- Multi Geo
- ALM – ALM Toolkit for Power BI from MAQ
- Data Flows is the final name for Data Pools – magic is open data lake storage direct connected.
- Fit and finish in Power BI Desktop. Now relationship editor, Design guides, visuals to the top
- PRINTING – PDF.
- Select on data to filter out
- OOB Themes
- Expression Based properties – even text properties like SSRS
- Pivot tables
- Quick insights gets a big improvement
- Q&A within reports. “Explain the increase” with Quick insights.
This is episode 46 recorded on April 17th 2018… where John & Jason talk about a whole bunch of miscellaneous items including GDPR, OneNote, Moving from SSRS SharePoint Integrated Mode, and SharePoint lists in Microsoft Teams.
GDPR White Paper
OneNote 2016 being deprecated
Eric Shupps post on issues converting from SSRS Integrated mode to Native mode
John’s blog series on working with complex SharePoint types in Power BI
Jason’s 1 blog in the past couple of months… Viewing SharePoint lists in Microsoft Teams
SharePoint Conference North America
May 21-23, 2018
Use discount code WHITE for $50 off
European Collaboration Summit in Mainz, Germany
Use discount code ECS18-Trebinje for a 20 Euro discount
May 28-30, 2018
This is episode 27 recorded on December 6th, 2017 from SharePointFest Chicago… where John & Jason talk to Paul Schaeflein about helping people transform applications using Microsoft Teams, authentication stuff using Azure B2B & Paul quizzes us on how people should be using Power BI.
Paul Schaeflein is a solution architect/developer with more than three decades experience in architecting, designing and developing software solutions. This experience covers a vast range of technologies, languages and industries. Paul is an independent consultant, helping organizations of all sizes with their application development, ALM and SharePoint/Office 365 projects. Paul is a top-rated speaker, having presented at SharePoint Evolutions, the Microsoft SharePoint Conference and TechEd conferences, as well as user groups. In recognition of these community efforts, he is recognized as a Most Valuable Professional (MVP). Paul has a blog at http://www.schaeflein.net/blog, and is active on Twitter as @paulschaeflein. You can also reach him at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Find out more about Paul at https://www.schaeflein.net/speaker-biography/
The webinar for B2B (and Flow): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AIImcUZyP7U
SharePoint Conference NA: https://www.sharepointna.com use discount code SCHAEFLEIN
Power BI Report Server episode with Chris Finlan
This is episode 18 recorded at Microsoft Ignite on September 27th, 2017… where John & Jason talk to Anne Michels & Shilpi Sinha from the Office 365 Product Team about Office 365 Reporting.
Anne’s Ignite News post:
Office 365 Adoption Content Pack –> 22 reports
2 new usage reporting for Microsoft Teams released at Ignite
The Office 365 Adoption Content Pack in Power BI to go GA at the beginning of 2018 and will be rebranded to Office 365 Usage Analytics
Reports Reader Role
Available as of Sept 27th
Graph Reporting APIs go GA
Preview post: https://blogs.office.com/en-us/2017/03/31/whats-new-in-office-365-administration-public-preview-of-microsoft-graph-reporting-apis/
SharePoint & OneDrive Admin Center updates
To get early access to the preview version of the new SharePoint admin center, please register at https://aka.ms/joinAdminPreview
Office 365 Usage Analytics will be GDPR compliant
Where to find info about Office 365 Reporting information online:
Office 365 Message Center: https://portal.office.com/adminportal/home#/MessageCenter
Tech Community: https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/Office-365-Blog/bg-p/Office365Blog
Office 365 Roadmap: https://www.office365.com/roadmap
Support Center: https://support.office.com/en-us/article/Activity-Reports-in-the-Office-365-admin-center-0d6dfb17-8582-4172-a9a9-aed798150263
Anne & Shilpi’s Ignite sessions
BRK2039: Understand how your users are using Office 365: Introducing Advanced usage reporting tools
Via MyIgnite: https://myignite.microsoft.com/sessions/53327
YoutTube: Understand how your users are using Office 365: Introducing Advanced usage reporting tools
BRK2011: Understand how your users are using Office 365: What’s new in usage reporting
Via MyIgnite: https://myignite.microsoft.com/sessions/53258
YoutTube: Understand how your users are using Office 365: What’s new in usage reporting – BRK2011
BRK1009: Manage Office 365 more effectively: What’s new in Office 365 administration
Via MyIgnite: https://myignite.microsoft.com/sessions/53331
YouTube: Manage Office 365 more effectively: What’s new in Office 365 administration – BRK1009