During this session some selected topics will be discussed that have to be considered when Power BI will be established as a Business Intelligence tool in an enterprise. This session is not just about choosing the appropriate Azure services like Azure Analysis Services vs. on-premises data services. This session is also discussing organizational challenges, that have to be overcome to make the Power BI adoption a real success. Besides some general topics also some specific aspects will be discussed, like the integration of on-premises data sources using the on-premises data gateway, the sharing of content with people outside your organization.
Thomas "Tom" Martens has been awarded as a MSFT Data Platform MVP and works as Lead Expert at b.telligent (www.btelligent.com). For 20+ years Tom delivers Business Intelligence, Data Warehousing and Analytics solutions. Tom helps organizations to become data driven by implementing self service Business Intelligence tools at enterprise scale. His current interest is about the visualization of data and applying analytical methods to small and large amounts of data. Tom is a regular speaker at User Groups like PASs and Power BI, SQL Saturdays, the PASS Camp and international conferences like SQL Server Konferenz and PASS Summit.