OFF 2018-10-19

Show Notes

Power BI Desktop October 2018 Update

https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/power-bi-desktop-october-2018-feature-summary/

* Added searching in filter cards
* Improved accessibility for editing charts and Q&A
* ArcGIS performance improvements
* Much improved DAX editor!
* Composite models and Aggregations support in the service
* Explain the increase/decrease for non-additive measures
* Web by Example connector is now GA
* SAP BW v2 connector is now GA
* SAP BW Message Server connector is now GA
* Vertica connector is now GA
* Dynamics NAV and Dynamics 365 Central connectors are now GA
* Dynamics 365 Central on-premises connector in preview
* Data profiling in Query Editor
* Fuzzy matching in Query Editor
* Control data export from reports

Aggregations now available in Power BI Service Preview

https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/aggregations-for-petabyte-scale-bi-available-in-the-power-bi-service/

Power BI Report Server Release Timing Update

https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/power-bi-report-server-release-timing-update/

Starting in 2019, Report Server and its associated Power BI Desktop will release
in January, May, and September.

Upcoming Web Cast on Power BI Data Flows

https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/webinar-10-23-advanced-data-prep-with-power-bi-dataflows-for-unified-data-and-powerful-insights/

PowerApps How-To Video Series

https://powerapps.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/how-to-videos/

Azure AD Federation Patterns

https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/mrochon/2018/09/04/federation-patterns-using-azure-ad/