Business Intelligence with Power BI
Business Intelligence with Power BI
Business Intelligence with Power BI

Microsoft Power BI - Business Intelligence

Perfect visualization of business data

You want to have transparent and clear access to your business data - in your office or on the road? Microsoft Power BI is the right choice for your business intelligence out of the Microsoft cloud.

Microsoft Power BI convinced us because it is a perfect addition to our existing Microsoft Dynamics NAV environment. With Power BI we can edit workflows and analyses easily, flexibly and independently. The functional range, the flexibility and the easy handling are only a few of the added values of the BI solution that completely satisfy us. And with TSO-DATA we have an IT partner with a high level of expertise in NAV and Power BI.

Felix Knoll, Managing Director at Berky GmbH, confirms the high benefit of Power BI.

Berky GmbH is one of the leading manufacturers of water maintenance machines.

Whether you need to analyse sales and contribution margins for product groups, representatives, countries or postcode areas, for example, or require complex analyses over time periods and large amounts of data - Power BI visualize your data in a comprehensible way and gives you a clear overview.

The benefits of Microsoft Power BI

With the Designer, you can easily create dashboards and reports by yourself and publish them to others in your organization. The high number of existing connectors offer easy access to the data of your systems, e.g. from Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central / NAV ( former Navision ) or Dynamics 365 CRM - and much more.

Transparent and clear

Provide yourself or your teams the really important results in a few minutes via drag & drop. Power BI supports you by creating clear views and dashboards from a variety of data, which you can easily share with your organization as a BI report. In this way, you provide the basis for decisions within your business processes.

Intuitive user interface

To work with Power BI, you do not need any long-term trainings. Navigating through the interface is intuitive. Create personal analyses, identify the right information and make fast decisions. The Business Intelligence solution from Microsoft is not only an application for controllers, also marketing, sales and many other departments profit from the reports.

Modern data visualization and dashboards

Whether in an individual dashboard, in interactive reports or in detailed individual analyses - the graphical processing of the Business Analytics service is unbeatable. Integrate your corporate design, create your personal user interface and use the color design to easily find data and information.

Microsoft Power BI Pro - Free trial version

Try Power BI Pro for 60 days

Just give it a try and download the free trial version. We support you and offer you our trainings and workshops in addition to the trial version.

Get an overview of the free trial version and become familiar with the solution.

Fill out our contact form. One of our BI specialists will contact you soon. Together  we will set up your free trial version and provide instruction and support.

Power BI for Business Central / NAV - Sales

The perfect add-on for fast sales analyses

The extension of TSO-DATA provides you a prepared standard structure for your individual analyses of sales data from your Microsoft Dynamics ERP system. Your reports are provided as modern dashboards and can be used as app.   

The based Data Warehouse works with an incremental comparison to the NAV / Business Central system so that even large amounts of data can be analyzed efficiently and quickly. Customers have the choice whether they want to use the capacity of the MS cloud for data storage or whether all data should only be stored locally.

The following elements are available for the BI for Business Central / NAV Sales Module

Master data - The master data includes sales type (items, resources, G/L accounts), accounts receivable, accounts payable, campaigns, sellers, item categories. All master data can be used with the defined fields for filtering and grouping the sales receipts.

Open sales receipts - Current orders or returns.

Sales history - The sales history is transferred to sales analysis receipts in Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central (or Dynamics NAV). Invoices and credits are summarized.

Microsoft Power BI: 1-Hr Briefing

Are you looking for a cost-effective Business Intelligence solution? With the module "Power BI Sales for Business Central" you get an overview of the most important sales figures. 

Power BI Starter Pack - The cost-effective entry

Starter Pack for Business Central / NAV - everything from a single source

With the Power BI Starter Pack, even small and medium-sized companies can start professional analyses - efficiently and cost-effectively. The pack is based on the add-on "BI for Business Central/NAV - Sales" and includes the coordination of individual requirements using a proven checklist, the installation and configuration of Power BI, an exemplary implementation of first sales requirements as well as a compact and focused practical training for employees - as support during the first use.

    Getting started at a special price

    Benefit from our special service price, contact us now

    The pack for the total amount of 4.950,00 € (purchase) for all existing NAV (from 2013) customers includes:

    • BI for Business Central Sales (unit price only once 2.950,00 € or 99,00 € / month for rent)
      With BI for Business Central / NAV Sales, TSO-DATA offers a powerful standard module for your sales analyses with Power BI.
    • 2 days service package
      1.) Setup and installation
      2.) Common implementation of first sales analyses based on BI for Business Central / NAV Sales
      3.) Support and assistance

    Start now, visualize your business data! All detailed information about the starter pack can be found here.

    Training - Support - Workshops

    Power BI Support and practical training

    In addition to classic support services, we offer focused training in working with Power BI.

    Hands on - in our practical trainings we provide users with the skills they need to use Power BI in their work area.

    • Overview of the development environment (Power BI Desktop)
    • Introduction to the front ends (Power BI Services/Power BI Mobile)
    • Introduction to deployment and sharing your solution

    On request, we extend the practical training to the development environment and focus in detail individual topics.

    • Integration of new fact tables
    • Integration of new dimension tables
    • Creation of required links

    You need support? Contact our Experts

    10 reasons for Power BI

    Why Power BI?

    10 points why Power BI is the solution for visualizing your business data - read now.

    Whether in the individual dashboard in detailed individual analyses or in interactive reports - the graphical processing of the Business Analytics service is unbeatable. Integrate your corporate design, design your personal user interface and use the color design to easily find data and information.

    The environment is live and accessible 24/7, only an internet connection is required. On demand, you can even access reports  from your business data offline, so that field service employees can work with them directly at the customer's site.

    To work with Power BI, users do not need long-term trainings. Microsoft fulfills the self service wishes of many users. Navigation through the interface is intuitive because of the graphical visualization and drag and drop functionality. Create your BI report and personal analyses. Based on this, you will identify the right information and make fast decisions. Power BI is not only an application for controllers, also marketing, sales and other departments profit from the analyses.

    Cloud first, mobile first: Power BI is designed for the cloud. Thats why the development was based on HTML5. This guarantees that the solution runs perfectly in all current browsers.

    No matter which operating system or mobile device you prefer - the Power BI app is available free of charge in every app marketplace. The native mobile BI apps for Windows, iOS and Android give you a secure live access to dashboards and reports on any mobile device, in the office or on the road.

    Data from a data source is not sufficient for you, which you process e.g. with Power Query from Microsoft Excel? Then use Power BI to compare your data across systems: Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central / Dynamics NAV, Microsoft Dynamics 365, Microsoft Azure, Google Analytics, Microsoft Sharepoint or the ticket system Zendesk.

    The solutions Power BI and Power BI Desktop are free of charge. Power BI Pro will be charged per user/per month after the 60-day free trial period. You can also integrate Power BI into your Office 365 environment right from the start.

    Who is more expert than the user who daily works with the BI solution? That's why Power BI networks closely with its community. User requests and feedback are the basis for updates.

    The update cycle is really fast. At the beginning of each new month, Microsoft releases a new update based on customer feedback.

    You are convinced of the cloud concept, but you would prefer that your data does not leave the country? Power BI has recently been added to the Microsoft Cloud Germany. Not only the data storage location is in Germany, all services are also stored in German data centers. Thanks to the German data trustee, a German company also stands between your data and Microsoft, which only permits access if you or German law requires it.

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    In the segment 'Business Intelligence', we rely on the know-how and experience of our BI specialists. If you have questions about Microsoft Power BI, are interested in a presentation or would like to request a trial version, please contact us. Fill out the contact form below or send an e-mail directly to your contact person. We look forward to your message.

    Jan Grundmann

    Sales Power BI


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