Guidance for Power BI

Here you will find the guidance and recommended practices for Power BI. Guidance will continue to be updated and added to.

Data modeling

Guidance Description
Understand star schema and the importance for Power BI Describes star schema design and its relevance to developing Power BI data models optimized for performance and usability.
Data reduction techniques for Import modeling Describes different techniques to help reduce the data loaded into Import models.


Guidance Description
DAX: DIVIDE function vs divide operator (/) Describes proper use of the DIVIDE function within DAX.


Guidance Description
Dataflows best practice Describes best practices for designing dataflows in Power BI.

More questions? Try asking the Power BI Community