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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 82 - 2018 Power BI Wrap Up

1/1/2019
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This is episode 82 recorded on December 18th, 2018 where John & Jason talk about the highlights of 2018 in the Power BI space & make some predictions for 2019. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:44:47

Episode 81 - Interview with Andrew Connell

12/25/2018
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This is episode 81 recorded live at SharePointFest Chicago on December 6th, 2018 where Jason talks Andrew Connell, co-host of the Microsoft Cloud Show and Instructor & Entrepreneur at Voitanos.io, about Azure AppInsights & developing for proper analytics. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:43:00

Episode 80 - Decemeber 2018 Power BI Desktop Update

12/18/2018
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This is episode 80 recorded on December 17th, 2018 where John & Jason talk about last update to Power BI Desktop in 2018 including features like Smart guides for aligning objects on a page & the preview of Live connect support for Q&A. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:26:16

Episode 79 - Interview with Jen Stirrup

12/14/2018
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This is episode 79 recorded on November 28th, 2018 where John interviews Jen Stirrup, Microsoft Data Platform MVP and Regional director about the state of Business Intelligence and its relationship to Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence and spends a little time talking about the competitive landscape. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:22:34

Episode 78 - Interview with the SPFest BI Speakers

12/7/2018
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This is episode 78 recorded on December 5th, 2018 live from SPFest Chicago where Jason talks with the other speakers on the BI track Treb Gatte, Liz Sundet, and Daniel Glenn about their perspectives on BI in the SharePoint space & their predictions for 2019. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:37:37

Episode 77 - Interview with Arun Ulag

11/27/2018
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This is episode 77 recorded on November 21st, 2018 where John & Jason talk about some new blogs posts from John and interview Arun Ulag, General Manager of Power BI Engineering at Microsoft, about all things Power BI at Microsoft Ignite on September 25th, 2018. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:30:41

Episode 76 - Power BI Desktop's Biggest Update

11/22/2018
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This is episode 76 recorded on November 21st, 2018 where John & Jason talk about all the new stuff in the latest Power BI Desktop like the updated filtering experience & the new modeling view now in preview. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:28:58

Episode 75 - PASS Summit News & Dataflows

11/13/2018
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This is episode 75 recorded on November 9th, 2018 where John & Jason talk about the news coming out of PASS Summit and break down the introduction of Dataflows. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:29:38

Interview with Amir Netz

11/6/2018
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This is episode 74 recorded on September 24th, 2018 where John & Jason interview Amir Netz, Technical Fellow and Chief Architect of Microsoft BI offerings at Microsoft, about all things Power BI. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:50:21

Episode 73 - Interview with Chris Finlan

10/30/2018
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This is episode 73 recorded on October 22nd, 2018 where John & Jason talk to Chris Finlan, Senior Program Manager for Power BI at Microsoft, about the Power BI Report Server, Paginated Report in the cloud via Power BI, and much more. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:39:54

Episode 72 - October Desktop Update

10/23/2018
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This is episode 72 recorded on October 19th, 2018 where John & Jason talk to about the October release of Power BI Desktop, and a little about publish to web reports. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:33:36

Episode 71 - Interview with Amanda Cofsky

10/18/2018
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This is episode 71 recorded on September 26th, 2018 where John & Jason talk about some new & exciting stuff they are each working on & interview Amanda Cofsky, Program Manager for Power BI, at Microsoft Ignite about what is coming to Power BI Desktop like Copy & Paste visuals between PBIX files. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:38:52

Episode 70 - Interview with Kent Weare

10/9/2018
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This is episode 70 recorded on July 24th, 2018 where John talks to Kent Weare, Principal Program Manager for Microsoft Flow, at the Business Application Summit about Microsoft Flow & the announcement that was made at Microsoft Ignite on September 27th about Power Query Online Integration for Microsoft Flow. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:25:42

Episode 69 - Interview with Sundeep Meda

10/5/2018
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This is episode 69 recorded on September 26th, 2018 where John & Jason talk to Sundeep Meda, Senior Software Engineer at Microsoft, about RDL in the Cloud, field listener questions, the Power BI webpart in SharePoint Online, updates to Report Builder & Report viewer, Row level security in Power BI Report Server, and much more. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:28:24

Episode 68 - Live from Ignite with Adam Saxton

10/4/2018
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This is episode 68 recorded on September 26th, 2018 where John & Jason talk to Adam Saxton, Microsoft's "Guy in a Cube", live at Microsoft Ignite 2018 about the new XMLA end points, Certified Data Sets, the shift to focus on Enterprise BI with Power BI Premium, the new ALM Toolkit, and much more. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:22:27

Episode 67 - Interview with Josh Caplan

10/3/2018
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This is episode 67 recorded on September 25th, 2018 where John & Jason talk to Josh Caplan, Sr. Program Manager for Power BI, live at Microsoft Ignite 2018 about Power BI Premium, the new XMLA end points, and much more. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:23:51

Episode 66 - Power BI Desktop Update & Ignite Session picks

9/18/2018
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This is episode 66 recorded on September 14th, 2018 where John & Jason talk to about the September release of Power BI Desktop and make picks for Microsoft Ignite 2018. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:31:57

Episode 65 - Meetup with Reza Rad

9/13/2018
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This is episode 65 recorded on September 11th, 2018 where John & Jason talk to Microsoft MVP and Regional Director Reza Rad about Reza's Power BI background, and our joint meetup at Microsoft Ignite. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.showFor show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:24:05

Episode 64 - Ignite Schedule Builder

9/7/2018
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This is episode 64 recorded on September 6th, 2018 where John & Jason talk about Microsoft Ignite and an alternative way to find sessions using Power BI. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:24:25

Episode 63 - Interview with Christian Wade

8/31/2018
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This is episode 63 recorded on August 30th, 2018 where John & Jason talk to Christian Wade, Senior Program Manager for Analysis Services at Microsoft, about Power BI in the Enterprise, the upcoming Aggregations feature, and more. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:35:27