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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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United States

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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 37 - Power BI Service Feature Update

2/22/2018
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This is episode 37 recorded on February 20th 2018… where John & Jason talk about the January Feature Update for the Power BI Service and Mobile that released in February. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:26:35

Episode 36 - February Power BI Desktop Update

2/13/2018
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This is episode 36 recorded on February 12th 2018… where Jason geeks out with guest host Dave Feldman about the latest Power BI Desktop Update, restoring SQL Azure Databases, and some other randomness. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:39:21

Episode 35 - Upgrading SQL Server Reporting Services

2/5/2018
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This is episode 35 recorded on January 23rd 2018… where John & Jason discuss SQL Server Reporting Services in the overall Microsoft BI stack & the upgrade path to the latest iteration, including the SharePoint implications. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:21:12

Episode 34 - The role of SharePoint in BI

1/30/2018
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This is episode 34 recorded on January 23rd 2018… where John interviews Chris McNulty from Microsoft about the role of SharePoint in Business Intelligence and Chris gloats about his Patriots winning the AFC Championship over Jason's beloved Jaguars. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:32:41

Episode 33 - Beginning a Power BI journey with Lori Gowin

1/22/2018
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This is episode 33 recorded on January 18th 2018… where John & Jason to Lori Gowin about her new role at Microsoft & her journey into Power BI. For show notes please visit www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:30:31

Episode 32 - Size Matters

1/15/2018
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This is episode 32 recorded on January 11th 2018… where John & Jason talk about scaling Power BI, it's limits, and how to overcome them. For show notes please visit https://www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:30:18

Episode 31 - January Power BI Desktop Update News

1/11/2018
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This is episode 31 recorded on January 9th 2018… where John & Jason talk about the January features updates to Power BI Desktop, some things they noticed in the Desktop client, and some User Voice submissions. news from the past few weeks in Power BI, Office 365, and Azure. For show notes please visit https://www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:28:56

New Years News

1/3/2018
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This is episode 30 recorded in January 1st 2018… where John & Jason talk about the news from the past few weeks in Power BI, Office 365, and Azure.

Duration:00:30:04

Episode 29 - 2018 Predictions

12/25/2017
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This is episode 29 recorded in December 2017… where John & Jason talk to community members about their 2018 predictions & make a few themselves. For show notes please visit http://www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:25:41

Episode 28 - SQL Server news & December's Power BI Desktop updates

12/19/2017
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This is episode 28 recorded on December 14th, 2017… where John & Jason talk about the new SQL Server Management Studio 17.4, a new open source SQL Server CLI, a change to Power BI Premium, and the December updates to Power BI Deskop. For show notes please visit http://www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:35:34

Episode 27 - Interview with Paul Schaeflein

12/11/2017
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This is episode 27 recorded on December 6th, 2017 from SharePointFest Chicago… where John & Jason talk to Paul Schaeflein about helping people transform applications using Microsoft Teams, authentication stuff using Azure B2B & Paul quizzes us on how people should be using Power BI. For show notes please visit https://www.bifocal.show

Duration:00:34:23

Episode 26 - OnPrem Data Gateway & Power BI Developer news

12/7/2017
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This is episode 26 recorded on December 6th, 2017 from SharePointFest Chicago… where John & Jason talk about the latest updates to the OnPrem Data Gateway, the technical reference implementation for enterprise BI and reporting, and the latest news for Power BI Developers. For show notes please visit bifocal.show/2017/12/08/onprem-data-gateway-power-bi-developers-news/

Duration:00:28:50

Episode 25 – Guests for Thanksgiving

11/26/2017
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This is episode 25 recorded on November 24th, 2017… Black Friday… or as we call it, Analytics Friday… where John & Jason talk about Power BI Guest Access using Azure B2B and some tips, tricks & community shout outs. For show notes please visit http://bifocal.show/2017/11/28/episode-25-guests-thanksgiving/

Duration:00:25:03

Episode 24 - November's Power BI Desktop news & more

11/21/2017
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This is episode 24 recorded on November 17th, 2017… where John & Jason talk to about the latest updates to Power BI Desktop, some new custom visuals, and some community contribution picks. For show notes please visit https://bifocal.show/2017/11/24/november-power-bi-desktop-update/

Duration:00:32:20

Episode 23 - Interview with Dave Feldman

11/13/2017
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This is episode 23 recorded on November 7th, 2017… where John & Jason talk to about the new single-sign on methods for the Power BI service and an interview with Dave Feldman, Microsoft MVP from Shire Pharmaceuticals. For show notes please visit http://bifocal.show/2017/11/14/interview-with-dave-feldman/

Duration:00:34:15

Episode 22 - Power BI Report Server release news

11/6/2017
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This is episode 22 recorded on November 2nd, 2017… where John & Jason talk to about the brand new release of Power BI Report Server, PowerApp visuals, & Power BI Licensing. For show notes please visit http://bifocal.show/2017/11/06/episode-22-power-bi-report-server-release-news

Duration:00:26:53

Episode 21 - Ignite interview with Miguel Llopis

10/29/2017
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This is episode 21 recorded at Microsoft Ignite on September 26th, 2017… where John & Jason talk to Miguel Llopis, Microsoft Program Manager responsible for Power Query project.

Duration:00:36:59

Episode 20 - Ignite recap and Office 365 Reporting with the tyGraph Team

10/22/2017
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This is episode 20 recorded on October 3rd, 2017… where John & Jason talk to Ed Senez & Dean Swann from TyGraph to debrief on Microsoft Ignite from a Business Intelligence perspective.

Duration:00:37:06

Episode 19 - Dummy proofing for Executives

10/15/2017
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This is episode 19 recorded on October 12th, 2017… where John & Jason talk to about the news including a new version & way of deploying Power BI Desktop and what's interesting in the release of SQL Server 2017. For show notes please visit https://bifocal.show/2017/10/17/episode-19-dummy-proofing-for-executives

Duration:00:32:40

Episode 18 - Ignite interview with Anne Michels & Shilpi Sinha

10/8/2017
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This is episode 18 recorded at Microsoft Ignite on September 27th, 2017… where John & Jason talk to Anne Michels & Shilpi Sinha from the Office 365 Product Team about Reporting in Office 365.

Duration:00:44:14

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