The Microsoft Power BI cloud service provides a complete self-service analytics solution. Power BI enables everyone in your organisation to collect, analyse, visualise and publish data and share insight. Power BI provides a 360 degree view for decision makers and business users of the most important metrics and data, in one place, in real time.
You can combine data from disparate databases, files, and web services as well as over 50 connections to business applications. With visual tools to help you understand and fix data quality and formatting issues automatically. With over 20 built-in visuals plus the ability to customise visualisations, you can create stunning reports that communicate your message effectively and share them across your organisation.
Power BI can unify all of your organisation’s data, whether it is in the cloud or on premise using the Power BI gateways. You can connect SQL Server databases, Analysis Services models, and many other data sources to your same dashboards in Power BI. The gateways provide the flexibility you need to meet the needs of individuals and your organisation.