About Power BI Training in Chicago

Microsoft Power BI is the number one Business Intelligence tool amongst the available tools in the market. In this Power BI training in Chicago, you will go through rigorous training in the areas of Power BI Desktop, Power Query, Mobile, Power Pivot, Visualization, Data modelling, DAX and Creating dashboards/reports etc. Not just that, you will also be working on two real time projects to gather some real time experience both on the use cases and the implementation as well.  This course curriculum should be more than enough for an individual to clear the Microsoft Power BI Certification exam (70-778). The required skills, tips and tricks will be empowered to you through the training and assignments.  

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  • Get LMS access of each Power BI Online training session that you attend through GotoMeeting.
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  • Engage in Power BI Classroom Training lecture by an industry expert at your facility.
  • Learn as per full day schedule with discussions,exercises and practical use cases.
  • Design your own course content based on your project requirements.
  • Gain complete guidance on certification.
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Power BI Course Content

This module will walk you through the fundamental concepts of BI and Power BI Desktop. You will gain knowledge of query and file operations. You will learn about Power BI on how to connect multiple data sources to this tool and other concepts including tables, columns, and measures.

 

Getting Started

  1. Class Introduction (BI Basics)
  2. Class Introduction (Power Platform & Power BI Desktop Overview)
  3. Data Discovery with Power BI Desktop

Transforming Data

  1. Basic Transforms
  2. Add Column From Example
  3. Appending Queries
  4. Merging Queries
  5. Combine Files
  6. M Query Basics
  7. Parameters and Templates
  8. Other Query Features

Creating the Data Model

  1. Introduction to Modeling Data
  2. Modeling Basics
  3. Model Enhancements
  4. What If Parameters
  5. DAX Basics
  6. Navigation Function
  7. Calculated Tables
  8. Measure Basics
  9. Time Intelligence Functions

In this section, you will understand how the visualization of data is done and the creation of interactive reports with Power BI Desktop. We also learn about Power BI Components.

 

Visualizing Data - Creating Interactive Reports

  1. Introduction to Visualizing Data
  2. Creating Basic Reports with the Power BI Desktop
  3. Creating Interactive Reports (Adding Slicers for Filters)
  4. Visualizing Tabular Data
  5. Visualizing Categorical Data
  6. Visualizing Data Trends
  7. Visualizing Categorical and Trend Data Together
  8. Visualizing Geographical Data with Maps
  9. Visualizing Goal Tracking
  10. Using Custom Visuals
  11. Digital Storytelling
  12. Other Features

Usage of Power BI Service

  1. Deploying to the Power BI Service
  2. Creating and Sharing Dashboards
  3. Using Power BI Q&A
  4. Setting up App Workspaces
  5. Subscriptions and Alerts
  6. Excel Integration
  7. Export and Embed Options

Data Refreshing

  • Overview
  • Installing the Data Gateway
  • Scheduling a Data Refresh

Power Mobile Version

  • Power BI Mobile Overview
  • Designing Reports and Dashboards for Mobile
  • Interacting with the Power BI Mobile App

The Get Data module of Power BI deals with Excel and Power BI key features and services.

 

  1. Excel
  2. CSV
  3. Flat File
  4. Facebook
  5. Sql Server
  6. SSAS Multidimensional
  7. SSAS Tabular
     

In this module, you will become familiar with expressions used for Analyzing Data with Power BI and calculations. You will also learn about data manipulation using time periods and creating calculations over these time periods.

 

  1. Getting Started
  2. Data Modeling Basics (Overview & Tabular)
  3. What is DAX (Overview & Tabular)
  4. Creating Calculated Columns
  5. Navigation Functions
  6. Conditional and Logical Functions
  7. Creating Calculated Measures
  8. Time Intelligence Overview & Functions
  9. Using X-Functions and A-Functions
  10. Table Functions
  11. DAX as a Query Language
     

This section imparts knowledge on advanced expressions and Analyzing Data with Power BI  using query context , row context, and filter context dynamically. You will also become familiar with the implementation of basic and dynamic row-level security. You will also gain knowledge of handling errors and role-playing dimensions.

 

  1. Class Introduction (Class Files)
  2. Class Introduction (Why Advanced DAX)
  3. Working with Variables
  4. Working with Filter Context - Basics
  5. CALCULATE
  6. Overriding Filter Context
  7. FILTER & ALL
  8. Working with Filter Context (ALL EXCEPT)
  9. Totals

 

  1. CALCULATE and Time Intelligence (YTD and MTD)
  2. Rolling 12 Months Total
  3. Rolling 3 Month Average Total

 

  1. Semi-Additive Measures (Overview)
  2. Opening and Closing Balance
  3. Understanding Row Context and Context Transition
  4. Working with Iterator Functions
  5. Nested Row Context
  6. Error Handling

 

  1. Implementing Basic Security
  2. Dynamic Security
  3. Implementing Basic Security – Tabular
  4. Dynamic Security – Tabular

 

  1. Role Playing Dimensions (Multiple Table Import)
  2. USERELATIONSHIP

 

  1. Advanced DAX Functions
  2. CONTAINS
  3. FIND
  4. SEARCH and SUBSTITUTE
  5. ALLSELECTED
  6. RANKX
     
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Mock Interviews

  • Mock interviews by Mindmajix gives you the platform to prepare, practice and experience the real-life job interview. Familiarizing yourself with the interview environment beforehand in a relaxed and stress-free environment gives you an edge over your peers.
  • Our mock interviews will be conducted by industry experts with an average experience of 5+ years. So you’re sure to improve your chances of getting hired!

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Projects

  • To test your knowledge on Power BI Training, you will be required to work on two industry-based projects that discuss significant real-time use cases. This will also ensure hands-on expertise in Power BI Training concepts.
  • These projects are completely in-line with the modules mentioned in the curriculum.

Client:  Radio Cabs

Application: Power BI

Environment: Windows

 

Problem Statement: Analyze Daily data to get yearly Revenue losses and profits.

 

Description: A taxi business was facing a problem to increase their profit margin due to lack of analysis of data and is trying to expends its business for which they want regular reports in order to analyse data related to different prospective and want some solution that they can see that report at the time of meetings and through mobile and can access from anywhere.

 

Project Highlights:

  • Regularly developed Power BI Report as per the Need.
  • Connect SQL Server to Power BI in Direct Query mode.
  • Implemented Automatic Refresh and Getway in Power BI.
  • Developed

Client:  HedgeAct

Application: Power BI,  SSAS

Environment: Windows

Problem Statement: Analyze Hedge funds Data in Power BI Visuals to get a clear overview of profits.

Description: This Project is created for Automatic update of Power BI Reports by appending with additional data which use to come from SQL server table, The problem is sometimes table use to come with some additional information Like additional columns or invalid data as these reports use to get update automatically. So need to modify Power BI Reports, Created Reports and Dashboards in Power BI.

Project Highlights:

  • Work with Power BI Getaways
  • Reports and Dashboards in Power BI Modification of SSIS package.
  • Detail analysis of SQL server tables.
  • Finding the right error for Repo

Our Course in Comparison

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  • Customize Course Content
  • EMI Option
  • Mock Interviews after Training
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  • Fixed

Power BI Training Objectives

The following are the skills that you will get to learn in the Power BI course in Chicago:

  • The architecture of Power BI
  • Power View, Query and Pivot
  • Installation, Configuration points related to Power BI
  • Power BI deployment into Cloud, and related Cloud operations
  • Power Query Editor and M Language
  • DAX Expressions
  • Visualization, Reporting based on the usage of Auto filters
  • Drill-down reports, hierarchies
  • Advanced Power BI insights on reports, subscriptions

 

Any graduate who has a basic understanding on Operating Systems, Database Management can quickly get started working with Power BI. Professionals working in the BPO and ITeS sectors can work on Power BI to shift their careers with this technology. Beginners in the Business Intelligence domain may need to take up some professional guidance in order to complete this Certification.

 

Prerequisites are pretty simple - basic knowledge on CRUD operations on any database will help you understand the Power Queries, Power Pivot, Power Map, Power View with the utmost ease. The trainers will be making sure that all the trainees are on the same page, as there can be a set of professionals with various levels of skill set.

 

There are many opportunities available just in Chicago with the number of Organizations looking for the right candidates with the right skillset. There are various job roles that this technology can open up for you - ranging from BI developer, Business Analyst to BI Architect. There is a great scope of increase in the need for Data scientists and analysts.

 

There is a positive growth in the rate of jobs that are associated with the Business Intelligence domain as such. This is skyrocketing in Chicago, Illonis all thanks to the number of Organizations adapting to the usage of Power BI. You could make the best out of this if you are trained and a certified Power BI expert.

 

Few bullet points that can help you make the decision:

  • Gartner research states that the Business Intelligence & Analytics market (worldwide) could grow to $22.8 billion in the upcoming two years.
  • PayScale sources show that a Senior BI Analyst could make up to $89,000 per year in the US.
  • IBM survey states that 70% of the Organizations say Analytics is integral to how they make these decisions.

 

Power BI course is a 24 hours (6 weeks) programme which enables you to get acquainted with the basics and builds up those skills to expert level during this course duration. This course includes practicals and hands-on sessions to get yourself acquainted well. Based on the needs, this course can be optimized to cover more ground basis on the team size.

Chicago is the top most destination for all Organizations around the world to make a mark in this industry and expand based on that. That being said, the job market in Chicago, Illonis is always out for professionals who can cater to the changing needs of the Organizations. If you are well equipped and trained with technologies that are required within these Organizations, getting a hefty pay cheque isn’t a problem with the trend right now in Chicago. MindMajix’s Power BI training in Chicago helps you achieve that dream with a course to make you an expert in using Power BI. The teaching techniques make sure that you are proficient in understanding the Power BI architecture, Data visualization and the real time projects that you’ll be working on gives you the right orientation towards the power of Power BI. This not just helps you gain confidence in the tool itself but also helps you achieve all the Customer needs with it.

 

Power BI Training Online - Upcoming Events

  • Weekday

    03 Jun, 2020 - 03 Jul, 2020

    08:00 PM EST
  • Weekend

    07 Jun, 2020 - 07 Jul, 2020

    08:30 AM EST
  • Weekday

    10 Jun, 2020 - 10 Jul, 2020

    08:30 PM EST
  • Fast Track

    15 Jun, 2020 - 15 Jul, 2020

    08:30 PM EST
  • Weekend

    20 Jun, 2020 - 20 Jul, 2020

    09:00 AM EST
  • Fast Track

    24 Jun, 2020 - 24 Jul, 2020

    08:00 PM EST
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    Microsoft Power BI Certification Details

    Qualifying a Power BI certification adds a great weightage to your resume. Having a certification shows that you are skilled in all the areas of Power BI and capable enough to handle all the complex situations with little or no assistance from your colleagues. Companies are preferring to hire certified Power BI professionals with huge salary packages.

    This training has been designed to help you qualify Exam (70 - 778) - Analyzing and visualizing data with Microsoft Power BI conducted by Microsoft. The time allotted for this exam is 120 minutes and the registration fee is $165 USD. 

    Mindmajix will help you to qualify your certification in all possible ways. You will get complete assistance from the experts on your certification journey. Moreover, our Power BI course curriculum is in line with the certification process that makes your pathway far easier. 

    Of course, at the end of the training, you will be awarded a Power BI course completion certificate from Mindmajix. This certificate shows that you are trained enough to handle all Power BI tasks in real-time. And also, Mindmajix certification is well recognized in all MNC’s. 

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    Online Power BI Training FAQs

    Yes, you get two kinds of discounts. They are group discount and referral discount. Group discount is offered when you join as a group, and referral discount is offered when you are referred from someone who has already enrolled in our training.

    The trainer will give Server Access to the course seekers, and we make sure you acquire practical hands-on training by providing you with every utility that is needed for your understanding of the course.

    The trainer is a certified consultant and has significant amount of experience in working with the technology.

    Yes, we accept payments in two installments.

    If you are enrolled in classes and/or have paid fees, but want to cancel the registration for certain reason, it can be attained within first 2 sessions of the training. Please make a note that refunds will be processed within 30 days of prior request.

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