Posts Tagged ‘Power BI’

Financial Reporting in Dynamics 365 without Management Reporter, Eventually

CFO Overview Workspace Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations

The future of financial reporting in Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations might be officially moving past Management Reporter, at least in the long-term vision. In a session at the Dynamics 365 User Group Summit in Nashville, Muhammad Alam (General Manager of D365 for Finance and Operations) mentioned that it is not a question of…

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Analytical Workspaces Now Directly Embedded in Dynamics 365 for Finance & Operations

Analytical Workspaces and Power BI in Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations

  The continued push for better business intelligence and analytical tools certainly has Microsoft’s attention. Earlier this year, Gartner’s Business Intelligence and Analytics Magic Quadrant named Microsoft a “Leader” in this field (for the 10th consecutive year, I might add). But, perhaps more importantly, the Magic Quadrant also reflected a gigantic leap ahead of the…

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Growing Business Intelligence in the Field

Growing Business Intelligence for Field Operations

Keeping track of what’s going on in the field, and at remote locations, is vitally important to companies with Field Operations.  Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Operations provides that with a cloud based solution that lives up to Microsoft’s promise of “any device, anywhere, anytime”, at a price point that makes sense for today’s connected enterprise.…

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Power BI Gets the Premium Treatment

Power BI Premium Edition

Last week, Microsoft announced a big change for the business intelligence community. Particularly for the over 200,000 organizations currently using and those considering using Power BI, there is much to be excited about. Who Needs What When The introduction of Power BI Premium promises greater flexibility in terms of licensing, scaling and ease of deployment.…

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Dynamics 365 for Operations – Platform Update 4

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Last week, Dynamics 365 for Operations Platform Update 4 was released. If you haven’t already discovered, it’s loaded with some great improvements! Here’s a quick rundown of the latest and greatest Dynamics 365 for Operations, build number 7.0.4425.16161: Power BI By loaded, we mean embedded, because Power BI is now embedded for all users. That…

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Microsoft Takes 2017 Business Intelligence and Analytics Magic Quadrant by Storm

Microsoft Business Intelligence Magic Quadrant

While Dynamics 365 has dominated discussion in the past few months, the latest Gartner report for BI and analytics is a great reminder that the shiny new cloud-based ERP/CRM powerhouse has a serious supporting cast that is very capable of standing alone. Leaders Lead In their new business intelligence and analytics report for February 2017, Gartner has once…

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Business Intelligence (BI) Blog – Part 2: Adding Power BI to Dynamics AX

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Part 1 of the BI Blog, “Dynamics AX Reporting Out of the Box,” focused on what is available to Dynamics AX users natively (Click Here to read part 1).   Part 2 will focus on a brief chronology of the elements making up the Microsoft Business Intelligence solution, some of the incremental features and the strategic…

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