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Let the Good Times Flow in SharePoint Online

Flow has been available for some time now as a beta program wthin Office365 offering Cloud orchestrated business workflows.   What does this actually mean to a business user? These workflows offer businesses the opportunity to automate, improve operational efficiency, reduce room for error and encourage repeatable experience by automating […]

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Power View is Dead… So Why Won’t Power BI let it Die ???

Read an official Microsoft Power View page and you will see that “Power View is an interactive data exploration, visualisation, and presentation experience that encourages intuitive ad-hoc reporting”.     Power View reports actually look pretty sweet too… there a bunch of things that Power BI does that Power View doesn’t, but all in all […]

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Power BI Desktop on Mac OS X

Possibly my favourite Macbook ever is the trusty mid 2012 edition model.   This portable and powerful unit is still very current, supporting Thunderbolt and USB 3, powerful processors, decent battery life, popular 13 inch size and upgradeable to 16Gb of memory, ideal for running Power BI Desktop…. except Power […]

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SharePoint Online – Raise the Bar on Your Team’s Performance – Two Ways to Get Email Notifications when Documents get Added Changed or Deleted

This is an era when sales of the iPhone are declining… and the variety, velocity and veracity of data is growing at record rates.   Those of you utilising SharePoint online for your business documents might find it useful to keep tabs on changes to your document libraries.  Alerts are a ray of sunshine […]

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Getting the Scent of Reporting Services Mobile Reports

SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) to date has focused on paginated printable pixel perfect reports and offers class-leading capabilities for that format.  Reporting Services reports really havn’t changed that much since the beginning, but that’s a strength too, with Reporting Services developers enjoying a current skillset for the last 10+ […]

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