Excel Power Pivot and Power Query For Dummies by Michael Alexander

By Michael Alexander

A consultant to PowerPivot and tool question no facts cruncher will be without!
Want to make yourself familiar with the wealthy set of Microsoft Excel instruments and reporting functions to be had from PowerPivot and tool question? glance no extra! Excel PowerPivot & energy question For Dummies indicates you the way this strong new set of instruments may be leveraged to extra successfully resource and contain 'big data' company Intelligence and Dashboard studies. You'll become aware of how PowerPivot and tool question not just let you retailer time and simplify your methods, but additionally allow you to considerably increase your facts research and reporting features.
Gone are the times of really small quantities of data—today's info setting calls for extra from company analysts than ever prior to. Now, with assistance from this pleasant, hands-on consultant, you'll learn how to use PowerPivot and gear question to extend your skill-set from the one-dimensional spreadsheet to new territories, like relational databases, facts integration, and multi-dimensional reporting.

• Demonstrates how energy question is used to find, hook up with, and import your data
• exhibits you ways to exploit PowerPivot to version facts as soon as it's been imported
• bargains assistance on utilizing those instruments to make examining facts easier
• Written by means of a Microsoft MVP within the lighthearted, enjoyable type you've come to count on from the For Dummies brand

If you spend your days studying facts, Excel PowerPivot & energy question For Dummies gets you up and operating with the wealthy set of Excel instruments and reporting services that may make your life—and work—easier.

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