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Microsoft MVPs John White & Jason Himmelstein keep you up to date on all of the latest and greatest changes in the Microsoft Business Intelligence space.

Microsoft MVPs John White & Jason Himmelstein keep you up to date on all of the latest and greatest changes in the Microsoft Business Intelligence space.
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Microsoft MVPs John White & Jason Himmelstein keep you up to date on all of the latest and greatest changes in the Microsoft Business Intelligence space.

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@bifocalshow

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English


Episodes

Episode 61 - Interview with Lukasz Pawlowski

8/14/2018
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This is episode 61 recorded on August 9th, 2018 where John & Jason talk to Lukasz Pawlowski, Senior Program Manager on the Power BI team at Microsoft, and mention highlights from the August Power BI Desktop release. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:38:51

Episode 60 - End of an Era

8/8/2018
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This is episode 60 recorded on August 7th, 2018 where John & Jason talk about a new initiative for Power BI Beginners & the deprecation and removal of BI Features in SharePoint 2019.

Duration:00:28:57

Episode 59 - Interview with Will Thompson

8/2/2018
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This is episode 59 recorded on July 31st, 2018 where John & Jason talk about SPSNYC, sessions for Ignite, and interview Will Thompson from the Power BI Desktop Team at Microsoft. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:33:33

Episode 58 - Power BI Desktop Update & the Road Ahead

7/27/2018
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This is episode 58 recorded on July 25th 2018 where John & Jason talk about Business Application Summit after-the-fact, The Road Ahead for Power BI & SharePoint blog post, and do a deep dive on the Power BI Desktop update for July. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:33:26

Episode 57 - Business Application Summit Keynote Recap

7/24/2018
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This is episode 57 recorded on July 23rd 2018 where John & Jason recap the announcements at the 2018 Business Application Summit in Seattle, Washington. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:27:07

Episode 56 - June Developer & Gateway news

7/13/2018
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This is episode 56 recorded on July 12th 2018 where John & Jason talk about Microsoft Research Open Data, Developer & Gateway news, Power BI Desktop vs Service, and MVP renewals. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:27:56

Episode 55 - Power Of The Cloud

7/3/2018
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This is episode 55 recorded on June 28th 2018 where John & Jason talk about a few recent bugs and service interruptions, the recent Power of the Cloud conference, PowerApps, Flow, and some recent improvements to the usability of the On Premises Data Gateway For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:23:30

Episode 54 - Miscellaneous News

6/26/2018
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This is episode 54 recorded on June 21th 2018… where John & Jason talk about mobile app configuration of PBIRS settings, a new way of analyzing Excel in Power BI, and the upcoming Power BI Embedded deadline. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:26:13

Episode 53 - New Initiatives

6/20/2018
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This is episode 53 recorded on June 13th 2018… where John & Jason talk about new initiatives in their world, discussed MyAnalytics, Azure Machine Learning, and some of the Power BI Service limits & what to do about them. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:26:55

Episode 52 - Power BI Desktop June update

6/12/2018
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This is episode 52 recorded on June 7th 2018… where John & Jason talk about the new Power BI Desktop update & the role of Power BI Desktop. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:25:48

Episode 51 - Power BI news

6/8/2018
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This is episode 51 recorded on June 7th 2018… where John & Jason talk about news in the Power BI space, the Power BI Developer community update for May, and some twitter shenanigans. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:25:57

Episode 50 - Live from SPCNA

6/1/2018
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This is episode 50 recorded live on May 21st 2018… where John & Jason talk the announcements & other things happening at the SharePoint Conference North America in Las Vegas. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:27:37

Episode 49 - SPCNA session picks with Liz Sundet

5/16/2018
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This is episode 49 recorded on May 15th, 2018… where John & Jason talk to Liz Sundet, Office Servers & Services MVP from Minnesota, about the upcoming SPCNA Conference in Las Vegas next week and some news related to the upcoming GDPR deadline. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:25:49

Episode 48 - Power BI Desktop May updates

5/9/2018
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This is episode 48 recorded on May 8th 2018… where John & Jason talk about Guy in a Cube's new video, and walk through the new features of the May 2018 Power BI Desktop which includes the much anticipated incremental refresh. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:36:16

Episode 47 - Update on Excel with Olaf Hubel

5/1/2018
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This is episode 47 recorded on April 30th 2018… where John & Jason interview Olaf Hubel, Senior Program Manager at Microsoft on the Excel Engineering team. For show notes please visit http://www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:32:14

Episode 46 - Community news & updates

4/26/2018
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This is episode 46 recorded on April 17th 2018… where John & Jason talk about a whole bunch of miscellaneous items including GDPR, OneNote, Moving from SSRS SharePoint Integrated Mode, and SharePoint lists in Microsoft Teams. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:24:41

Episode 45 - All about the new CDSA & CDS-A

4/17/2018
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This is episode 45 recorded on April 12th 2018… where John & Jason take a deep dive on the announcements about the new Common Data Service for Analytics and the new Common Data Service for Apps. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:31:42

Episode 43 - Chat about the Power BI MVP Program

4/5/2018
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This is episode 43 recorded on March 8th 2018… where John & Jason talk to Charles Sterling who runs the MVP Program for the PowerApps, Flow, and Power BI about his experience working at Microsoft, his view of the MVP Community in the Power*s world, and non-NDA stuff about MVP Summit. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:20:23

Episode 42 - All about Power BI Embedded

3/27/2018
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This is episode 42 recorded on March 23rd 2018… where John & Jason talk to Megan Assaranne, Senior Product Marketing Manager at Microsoft for Power BI Embedded, to dispel some misunderstandings about embedded licensing, discuss the retirement of the old Workspace Collections product & the awesomeness that is the new Power BI Embedded service. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:28:39

Episode 41 - The New Power BI Report Server is here!

3/19/2018
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This is episode 41 recorded on March 15th 2018… where John & Jason talk to Riccardo Muti, Principal Group Program Manager at Microsoft for Power BI and SQL Server Reporting Services, about the latest Power BI Report Server release & the direction he sees the product going in the future. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:38:41