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Steve Young
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Consultant specializing in Microsoft Business Intelligence Products and SharePoint
Consultant specializing in Microsoft Business Intelligence Products and SharePoint

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How to Set up Free Microsoft Office Online for Data Analysis. This first article in the Introduction to Data Analysis series will walk you through setting up Microsoft's free Office Online and introduce you to using Excel Online with OneDrive.

This first article in the Introduction to Data Analysis series will walk you through setting up Microsoft's free Office Online and introduce you to using Excel Online with OneDrive.
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You are writing and come across a word that just does not look right. This article covers one of my pet peeves, "Productionalization". As I looked at various sources, I realized that perhaps I have to open my mind to the new english.
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This post covers the automation and creation of an; Azure Resource Group, Blob storage, Azure SQL Server and an Azure Analysis Services in a PaaS offering using Azure Automation PowerShell Runbooks.
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This article will review a major trap you can find yourself in when using PowerShell in your Runbooks as Azure Automation does not keep your referenced modules up to date.
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Welcome to the Gutenberg Editor. This is a test post using WordPress's new graphical editor.

This post is the sample from WordPress’s new Gutenberg editor.  I have put this in the stream as a test on the new feature.  (Steve) The goal of this new editor is to make adding rich content to WordPress simple and enjoyable. This whole post is composed…
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Power BI gives you the ability to use a wide variety of data sources in your data visualization project. This walkthrough shows you how to access files in a Azure Data Lake and import them into a Power BI data models.
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Power BI lacks the ability to add KPI calculations when creating a data model in Power BI Desktop. I will show you how to get the same functionality by using the recently released feature “Conditional Formatting by a Different Field”. This will allow you…
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There is an odd error when trying to install SQL Server Data Tools (SSDT), either as a stand-alone, or adding to an instance of Visual Studio 2017.  I had the same setup failure, no matter what configuration I was using. The following steps worked for me,…
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This article reviews the process of using Azure Data Factory V2 sliding windows triggers to archive fact data from SQL Azure DB. This process will automatically export records to Azure Data Lake into CSV files over a recurring period, providing a…
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It is easy to look at Power BI dashboards as static, but you can use some old school techniques to provide the ability the generate dynamic content using data-driven global settings that will be available to all your report developers. These techniques…
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