FREE E-book: PROVISIONING and TESTING SQL SERVER 2019 BIG DATA CLUSTER

This e-book makes an overview of Big Data Clusters in SQL Server 2019. It goes through a step by step of BDC Deployment using Azure Kubernetes and show you how to connect and use BDC for accessing external data sources as Oracle ...

Presenting on Global Power Platform Bootcamp, Sofia

On 15th of February in Sofia we held a Power Platform Bootcamp event, part of the globally organized bootcamp. Actually Sofia was one of only two locations in Eastern Europe and we had more than 60 people attending throughout the day. ...

Webinar: Relationships in PowerBI – they can be complicated

We hosted a webinar on PowerBI relationships and as usual, it was a great pleasure and fun to present a topic for our community! The slidedeck from the session you can find below and the recording is available here. At the end of the ...

Implementing slicers with an OR relationship in Power BI

Actually – I am not sure if my title is correct, because I am having a difficult time naming the scenario 😊. But here’s a short description of what we had to achieve in one of the models, we recently worked on. It is a traditional ...

Starting strong with community activities in 2020

Month 1 of Year 2020 is almost over! And it has been strong for the community in Bulgaria and our participation in one of the largest and most popular SQL Saturday events in Europe – SQL Saturday Vienna. Sharing our knowledge has ...

Exciting data platform announcements at Microsoft Ignite 2019

All data platform announcements from the first day at Microsoft Ignite 2019!

SQL&BI User group meeting October ’19

The October meetup for Bulgaria’s SQL&BI Group was held last night and it was an amazing experience as usual. The topic was datawarehouse modeling and in particular – covering the basics. The topic is indeed something ...

How to use the Microsoft Face API in PowerBI

Using Cognitive Services as part of PowerBI dataflows has been made really easy, as long as you have Premium or Embedded capacity. But if you have only Pro/Free account or you need the Face Recognition API, then you need to work some ...

SQL Server 2019 Discovery Day wrap-up

За четвърта поредна година конференцията SQL Server Discovery Day събра технологичната общност и представи новите тенденции и предстоящи възможности на излизащата в края на годината версия – SQL Server 2019. Покрити бяха теми, ...

Changing Analysis Services Database Compat to 1470 in SQL 2019 CTP

If you want to evaluate the new features in Analysis Services 2019 CTP like calculation groups, the first thing you need to do is change your compatibility setting of the AS Tabular database to 1470. At the time of writing this ...