Microsoft Power BI (Business Intelligence) is the brand name for a portfolio of cloud-based business intelligence and analytics tools that help clients analyze data and provide insights through rich, visual content from one central solution.
Microsoft Power BI helps companies to develop insightful and powerful analysis through visualized data sets to enable companies to make better and faster decisions. Providing a 360-degree view of all the relevant metrics in real time, Microsoft Power BI unifies all business data centrally, whether the decision is to host on-premise or in the cloud. Available on any device and easily integrated with enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions like Microsoft Dynamics AX, Microsoft Power BI comes with standard connectors no matter how it’s hosted.
Microsoft Power BI facilitates the creation of business intelligence reports with the desktop application, and the online version gives users the ability to create and view interactive reports from existing databases. Pre-built dashboards can be shared with anyone in the organization, using predefined access rights. Microsoft Power BI has a unique ability to associate category-level or quantitative data with spatial locations to generate reports that enlighten audiences.