R For Power BI Users - Part 1

Amplify your Power BI visualizations with R's comprehensive statistical analysis and graphics language

An outline of this training course

Power BI in itself is a great tool for analysis and visualization. However, it still has its limitations, which can be supplemented by other tools that can be integrated into it. One of these tools is R.

R as a programming language provides for an in-depth statistical computing and advanced data visualization. These functionalities, when combined with Power BI, can significantly enhance your data analysis and reporting visuals.

In this basic course on R, George Mount will guide you on the step-by-step process on how to integrate R in Power BI and use its functions appropriately to complement Power BI.

Prerequisites to the course: familiarity with variable types, descriptive statistics, inferential statistics, no prior coding knowledge assumed

R for Power BI Users - can also be accessed through a purchase of an Enterprise DNA Membership or Center of Excellence License.


Details of what you will learn during this course
• Discover - the use cases of R to understand when to use it in Power BI
• Complement - Power BI with R
• Create - statistical analysis and data visualizations

What you get with the course

Over 3 hours of intensive training videos
Five resource pack

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Your Instructor


EDNA Experts
EDNA Experts

Enterprise DNA Experts are the top Enterprise DNA Members who have showcased mastery of Power BI. They all have extensive backgrounds in data analytics and are distinguished leaders in their own fields.

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Course Curriculum



Frequently Asked Questions


How long do I have access to the course?
You will have access to the course for as long as your Enterprise DNA membership or CoE license is active.
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Do you offer one-off support or coaching?
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What if I need to train my team?
We recommend exploring Enterprise DNA Center of Excellence platform. To learn more, see here.

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