Business Intelligence: Cloud Data Management Through Power BI


Business Intelligence: Cloud Data Management Through Power BI

Hosted by Nick McConnell, Director of Web Solutions

During this session, Nick will help you understand the extensive and powerful capabilities of Microsoft Power BI. He gives an overview about the capabilities of this robust tool followed by a hands-on technical tutorial.


Session Description
This session will provide guidance with a logical flow that helps you absorb the Power BI concept with details and examples. If you're a beginner with Business Intelligence, this session will get you started. If you're a Power BI veteran, this session will tie concepts together and fill in the gaps.

Session Content

  • Power BI Capabilities
  • Data Access Strategies
  • Power BI: Data Transformation
  • Power BI: Data Reporting
  • Power BI: Dashboards
  • Power BI: Ad-hoc Queries

Additional Resources
  • Dataprise - Diving Deeper into Data: What Business Intelligence Can Do For Your Business
  • Dataprise - Ask the vCIOs Learning Series - "BI: Give Your Unstructured Data Structure" recorded session
  • Dataprise - Complimentary BI readiness consultation


Meet the Presenter

Nick McConnell, Director of Web Solutions at Dataprise

Nick McConnell, Director of Web Solutions at Dataprise

Nick McConnell joined the Dataprise team in 2014 as our Director of Web Solutions. He has over 15 years of experience in IT and specializes in project management, .Net development, database design, and business advisory services. In addition to these specializations, he has significant experience with business intelligence systems, financial systems, and custom integrations. His consulting services typically include multiple system implementations with dynamic integrations to provide a seamless solution. Mr. McConnell has serviced clients in various industries such as not-for-profit, professional services, contracting, and government services. His business knowledge in these industries along with his technical experience in countless systems and applications make him a trusted advisor to his clients where he is frequently looked upon to provide solutions to business problems.