Understand scalability in Power BI

Data Analyst
Azure Synapse Analytics
Power BI

Scalable data models enable enterprise-scale analytics in Power BI. Implement data modeling best practices, use large dataset storage format, and practice building a star schema to design analytics solutions that can scale.

Learning objectives

By the end of this module, you’ll be able to:

  • Describe the importance of building scalable data models.
  • Implement Power BI data modeling best practices.
  • Use the Power BI large dataset storage format.


Consider completing the Model data in Power BI learning path. You need knowledge of:

  • Power BI data model design including star schema design basics.