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Power BI Deployment Strategy,

Planning & Governance

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Power BI Deployment Strategy, Planning & Governance

Here's What You'll Get

With The Course

6 hours of on-demand

tutorial videos

Power BI Deployment Resources:

Checklist, Planner, Guide

Power BI Deployment Strategy, Planning & Governance

Empower team's data culture with successful deployment, strategic planning, and consistent execution in

Power BI

  • Comprehensive collection of content geared towards guiding data leaders in spearheading the creation of their team's data culture
  • Covering topics on planning, awareness, empowerment, and data culture flywheel explained in detail.

Details Of What You Will Learn

During This Course

  • Learn - what tools and resources are needed for Power BI deployment
  • Utilize - deployment checklist and planner for guided approach
  • Learn - the strategy in inspiring your team and initiating a data culture
  • Gain the knowledge - on facilitating and overseeing a consistent execution of the deployment process

Power BI Deployment Strategy, Planning & Governance

This Course Module is Tailored for:

Data Analyst

Data Analysts

Reporting Managers

Reporting Managers

  Excel Users

Excel Users

Participants of this module should have reporting and analytical skills. It is recommended to have completed the Ultimate Beginners Guide to Power BI and DAX modules


Utilize the key features within Power BI

Power BI Deployment Planning
  • Strategic planning and consistent execution
  • Power BI deployment that will build your team's competitive advantage
  • Comprehensive collection of content geared towards guiding data leaders
  • Spearheading the creation of team's data culture
  • Covering topics on planning
  • Awareness
  • Empowerment and data culture flywheel explained in detail

Course Curriculum

1. Introduction

  • Not your average content on strategy and deployment
  • A new paradigm requires a new approach
  • How to create & build a sustainable data culture
  • Power BI Deployment Checklist
  • Power BI Implementation Planner and Timeline

2. Strategy

  • Creating a new culture of action
  • Build and iterate mentality
  • Creating ongoing inspiration
  • Developing a compounding cultural movement
  • Specific deployment challenges (and opportunities) w/Power BI
  • Creating an internal For Business unit
  • The importance of including all key stakeholders
  • Creating an analytics flywheel

3. Planning

  • Tips when using the Analyst Hub
  • Build a comprehensive list of all core & ancillary insights
  • Develop a map of all critical raw data
  • Formulate a data pipelines depository
  • Clearly delineate roles for internal users
  • Power BI licensing decisions
  • Assess and build your internal Power BI skills and resources
  • Define reporting segments, aligned to Power BI workspaces
  • Align core data pipelines to segments
  • Plan out your core reports and reporting apps
  • Prioritize most valuable and high impact insights
  • Create various quick wins within your report development
  • Develop reporting standards

4. Governance

  • Admin settings in the Power BI Online Service
  • Develop a system for draft vs live reports
  • Implement appropriate data gateways
  • Developing an internal support mechanism
  • Documenting Power BI models
  • Create standards for continual optimization of reports & models
  • Distributions features for reports & insights
  • Measuring effectiveness of your analytics flywheel and data culture

5. Summary

  • Build a competitive advantage with Power BI
  • Are you ready to make it happen?

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Your Instructor

Sam Mckay

Sam McKay

Sam is the founder and CEO at Enterprise DNA, a business intelligence training & consultancy business primarily focused on driving better decision making within organizations by empowering individuals and teams to transform raw data into unmatched insights using Microsoft's Power BI suite of tools.

Sam has a strong history in Finance, previously working at ANZ, PIMCO, and Fonterra. He is also a CFA charterholder, achieving the designation in 2011.

He has a passion for building highly scalable analytical solutions within organizations and wants to see others learn how to do the same.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How long do I have access to the course? You have access to this course as long as you have Enterprise DNA On-Demand Subscription.

  • Can I purchase a single course instead of the Enterprise DNA On-Demand? The option to purchase a single course has been discontinued. To access any of our courses, you will need to upgrade to full On-Demand Subscription here.
  • Do you offer one-off support or coaching? All support around Power BI and Enterprise DNA's online training content now occurs at the Enterprise DNA Forum. You must have an Enterprise DNA On-Demand Subscription or For Business access to receive support.

  • What if I need to train my team? We recommend exploring Enterprise DNA For Business. To learn more, see here.

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