Microsoft Power BI Desktop

4.4
(64)

Power BI Desktop is part of the Power BI product suite. Use Power BI Desktop to create and distribute BI content. To monitor key data and share dashboards and reports, use the Power BI web service. To view and interact with your data on any mobile device, get the Power BI Mobile app on the AppStore, Google Play or the Microsoft Store. To embed stunning, fully interactive reports and visuals into your applications use Power BI Embedded

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Microsoft Power BI Desktop Features

Reports

Reports Interface

Reports interface for standard and self-service reports is intuitive and easy to use.

90%
(Based on 56 reviews)

Steps to Answer

Requires a minimal number of steps/clicks to answer business question.

83%
(Based on 53 reviews)

Graphs and Charts

Offers a variety of attractive graph and chart formats.

91%
(Based on 57 reviews)

Score Cards

Score cards visually track KPI's.

n/a

Dashboards

91%
(Based on 57 reviews)

Self Service

Calculated Fields

Using formulas based on existing data elements, users can create and calculate new field values.

n/a

Data Column Filtering

Business users have the ability to filter data in a report based on predefined or automodeled parameters.

n/a

Data Discovery

Users can drill down and explore data to discover new insights.

88%
(Based on 51 reviews)

Search

Ability to search global data set to find and discover data.

n/a

Collaboration / Workflow

Ability for users to share data and reports they have built within the BI tool and outside the tool through other collaboration platforms.

78%
(Based on 46 reviews)

Automodeling

Tool automatically suggests data types, schemas and hierarchies.

79%
(Based on 40 reviews)

Advanced Analytics

Predictive Analytics

Analyze current and historical trends to make predictions about future events.

78%
(Based on 33 reviews)

Data Visualization

Communicate complex information clearly and effectively through advanced graphical techniques.

95%
(Based on 54 reviews)

Big Data Services

Ability to handle large, complex, and/or siloed data sets.

83%
(Based on 38 reviews)

Building Reports

Data Transformation

Converts data formats of source data into the format required for the reporting system without mistakes.

85%
(Based on 30 reviews)

Data Modeling

Ability to (re)structure data in a manner that allows extracting insights fast and accurate.

86%
(Based on 28 reviews)

WYSIWYG Report Design

Provides business users an interface to easily design and refine their dashboards and reports. (What You See Is What You Get)

91%
(Based on 23 reviews)

Integration APIs

85%
(Based on 20 reviews)

Platform

Sandbox / Test Environments

85%
(Based on 13 reviews)

Mobile User Support

n/a

Customization

82%
(Based on 24 reviews)

User, Role, and Access Management

Grant access to select data, features, objects, etc. based on the users, user role, groups, etc.

80%
(Based on 26 reviews)

Internationalization

85%
(Based on 14 reviews)

Performance and Reliability

84%
(Based on 26 reviews)

Breadth of Partner Applications

83%
(Based on 20 reviews)