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  • 1 day course
  • Our Trainers are Authorised Professionals
  • Live Online or Classroom-based
  • Certificate of completion
  • Maximum class size of 6 for scheduled courses
  • Unlimited support after your course
  • Courses at all levels: Introduction, Intermediate, Advanced and Masterclasses

Course Outline

  • What is Azure Analysis Services?
  • What is Power BI?
  • Tabular Models
  • Enhancing Tabular Models
  • Deploying To Azure Analysis Services

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  • Sessions can be run online or in person, on your site or at our London training centre.
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Prices for bespoke sessions with our expert trainers start at £525 + VAT.


This 1 day course provides an overview of the Azure Analysis Services and Power BI architecture. The objective for the day is to introduce all the components and how they interact, along with key terminology and tools associated with designing and implementing an Azure Analysis Services and Power BI Solution.

Course Outline

What is Azure Analysis Services?

  • Cloud versus On Premise SSAS
  • Tabular Models v Multidimensional Models

What is Power BI?

  • Datasets, Reports, Dashboards and Apps
  • Power BI Desktop
  • Power BI Pro v Power BI Premium

Tabular Models

Enhancing Tabular Models

  • Refining the Tabular Model
  • Hierarchies
  • Measures
  • KPIs
  • Perspectives
  • Partitions
  • Processing a Tabular Database
  • Creating & Applying Security Roles

Deploying To Azure Analysis Services

  • Deploying To Azure Analysis Services

Accessing Azure Analysis Services Tabular Models

  • Querying a Tabular Model With Excel
  • Querying a Tabular Model with Power BI Desktop
  • Creating simple reports and dashboards in Power BI Desktop

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