Monthly Archives: August 2016

Importing data into Power BI from Azure Marketplace

There are a number of articles on the net about importing data into Power BI from the Azure Market place, but most don’t look at the difference in importing directly from the table or using the filtered URL to drive the report. One of my wonderful colleagues had an issue with getting data into Power BI to do a mash up between footfall data and weather for a client.

So using the example UK Met Office data set in Azure Data Marketplace, you can connect to the table exposed in the Met Office set. Continue reading