What is Power BI?
Power BI is a business analytics service that delivers insights to enable fast, informed decisions.
- Transform data into stunning visuals and share them with colleagues on any device.
- Visually explore and analyze data — on-premises and in the cloud — all in one view.
- Collaborate on and share customized dashboards and interactive reports.
- Scale across your organization with built-in governance and security.
Meet your self-service and enterprise analytics needs with one of the largest business intelligence clouds in the world. Explore how industry-leading AI and continuous user-driven innovation help you turn data into insights across your organization at scale.
Trust over a decade of industry leadership
For 12 consecutive years, Gartner has named Microsoft as a Magic Quadrant Leader among analytics and business intelligence platforms.
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Unify self-service and enterprise analytics
Meet both your self-service and enterprise data analytics needs on a single platform. Access powerful semantic models, an application lifecycle management (ALM) toolkit, an open connectivity framework, and fixed-layout, pixel-perfect paginated reports.
Accelerate big data prep with Azure
Simplify how you analyze and share large volumes of data. By using a no-limits Azure data lake, you’ll reduce the time it takes to get insights and increase collaboration between business analysts, data engineers, and data scientists.
Find answers fast with industry-leading AI
Take advantage of the latest advances in Microsoft AI to help non-data scientists prepare data, build machine learning models, and find insights quickly from both structured and unstructured data, including text and images.
Get unparalleled Excel integration
Anyone who’s familiar with Office 365 can easily connect Excel queries, data models, and reports to Power BI Dashboards — helping to quickly gather, analyze, publish, and share Excel business data in new ways.
Turn insights into action
Go from data to insights and insights to action with the Microsoft Power Platform — combining Power BI with Power Apps and Power Automate to easily build business applications and automate workflows.