Microsoft has pushed out this month's update for Power BI, bringing a bunch of new stuff to various components including the preview of a new, modern ribbon, a decomposition tree visual, and more.
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Microsoft has detailed its strategy for the customer data platform, providing context as to how it is empowering companies and enabling customers to derive insights that personalize their experiences.
Microsoft has now begun the process of recruitment for its second Tech Alpha build. The firm has also teased further updates including "something exciting" for the upcoming X019 event in London.
Some of the features that have been brought to Dataflows in Power BI over the past few weeks include new data connectors such as Google BigQuery, and new data transformations like Merge Queries.
Developers now have the ability to embed Power BI paginated reports in their own applications, helping them include visual data analytics with minimal additional effort required from their end.
SQL Server Management Studio version 18.4 offers full support for SQL Server 2019. Additionally, sqlpackage v18.4 has also been released, with the major upgrade being cross-platform support.
Premium users of Microsoft's Power BI service will see a huge increase in the size of dataset caches, allowing for 400GB of storage capacity as opposed to only 10GB being available previously.
A number of major updates have been announced for the Power Platform today, including security improvements for Power BI, tighter integration of the platform with Microsoft Teams, and more.
Gateway management operations in Power BI have now been enhanced. New features have been added, including the ability to manage gateways according to region, share gateways, and more.
At the ROSCON event today, Microsft unveiled a bunch of advancements in regard to its Robot Operating System. These include expanded support for ROS/ROS2, Azure VM ROS template support, and more.
Microsoft now allows Software Assurance customers for supported releases of SQL Server to benefit from three disaster recovery benefits, including two new options and one previously available option.
As the first part of a new webinar series for the Power BI community, an early sneak peek to the November Desktop update will be shown to a limited audience. Reservations for the event are open.
Power BI now has a new lineage view feature, initially announced as part of the 2019 release wave 2. It allows for the viewing of all interdependencies between Power BI learning artifacts.
Access for Microsoft Flight Simulator's first Tech Alpha has now started rolling out. Microsoft has also provided a development roadmap update and released episode two of the Feature Discovery Series.
After a public preview earlier this year, Microsoft today announced general availability for Automated Machine Learning in Power BI with a bunch of new capabilities such as control over training time.
Mike Ybarra has revealed that he will be joining Blizzard next month. Upon joining, Ybbara will be serving the company in the capacity of Executive Vice President and General Manager.
Microsoft has introduced new contact lists to the Power BI service in a bid to make it easier for end users to quickly find authors and experts to address any queries they might have.
The latest version of Power BI On-premises data gateway has been released, and it brings new features including a public preview of Kerberos based SSO, a new version for the mashup engine, and more.
Microsoft is making the triggering of dataset refreshes in Power BI much easier in comparison to existing refresh schedules. This functionality is now offered through the Power BI connector for Flow.
A few months after the preview of large file shares in Azure Files, the feature is now generally available. A bunch of new capabilities have been added to it during this time period.
Microsoft's AI for Accessibility program now has 11 new grantees, bringing the total number up to 32. New arrivals include AbiliTrek, City University of London, ObjectiveEd, and more.
Microsoft's latest Garage project focuses on time-saving for small and midsize businesses. It does that by automatically optimizing their digital marketing across various platforms.
The Coalition has added six new characters in the latest update for Gears 5 being pushed out today. These include new Heroes and Villains which include DeeBee, General Raam, and more.
At CEATEC Japan, Microsoft shared some announcements regarding its Windows IoT offerings, which include expanded silicon choices, a new Windows ML container, SQL Server IoT 2019, and more.
The On-premises data gateway service is picking up some new PowerShell cmdlets in preview. These aim to automate gateway management tasks and require PowerShell core 6.2.2 or higher to run.
Microsoft has released this month's update for Power BI Desktop, bringing changes to various components including reporting, analytics, visualizations, data connectivity, data preparation, and more.
The latest entry in Sports Interactive's Football Manager series will be released on November 19 on Steam, iOS and Android. The Stadia and Switch versions are slated to arrive later.
Microsoft has unveiled new milestones in its plans for Flight Simulator. Updates include a Feedback Dashboard representing community discussions, Episode 1 of the Feature Discovery Series, and more.
16 new roles have been introduced in preview for Azure Active Directory. These additions aim to reduce the number of Global administrators by delegating administration tasks to lower privilege users.
Microsoft's Artist in Resident program has unveiled its latest project - a two-story structure that uses AI to translate data obtained from people and expresses it in the form of light and color.
UNICEF has announced that it will now be accepting donations in the form of bitcoin and ether. This will be made possible through the organization's newly established Cryptocurrency Fund.
Azure Data Factory Mapping Data Flows has reached GA today. The feature helps make Azure Data Factory a full-blown ETL/ELT (extract/transform/load and extract/load/transform) solution.
A Microsoft-sponsored IDC report shows that customers using Azure as a compliance platform can reap major benefits, including a five-year ROI of 465 percent, six-month payback on investment, and more.
Microsoft has expanded its Airband Initiative to serve people with internet access across the globe. Previously, it planned to bring broadband access to 3 million people living in the rural U.S.
Microsoft rolled out the KB4517211 cumulative update to Windows 10 users nearing the end of last month. Some users are now reporting that this update causes Windows Search and VMware to break.
Microsoft's upcoming Business Applications Virtual Launch Event is just around the corner, and the tech giant has unveiled its plans in regards to discussing Power BI's latest updates.
The upcoming earbuds, announced at Microsoft's event yesterday, are said to offer support for digital assistants used on the paired smart device, including Cortana, Alexa, Siri, and more.
Microsoft has made Dynamics 365 Customer Insights' October release available. The update brings compounded segments and measures, guided learning, PowerApps template connectivity, and more.
Microsoft has unveiled the October update for its Azure Data Studio tool. The latest release brings a new Query History extension and support for copy/pasting grid results, among other things.
Microsoft has launched a new learning path in the Learn platform for its AI Business School course. This will specifically be focused on enhancement of learning environments through the use of AI.