Power BI, the business analytics solution from Microsoft, will soon have a much extended range of AI capabilities including text analytics, image recognition and the ability to create machine learning models. The new AI features, announced on the Power BI blog, include: The incorporation of Azure Cognitive Service (ACS) capabilities into Power BI providing powerful ways to ...

According to a 2017 report from PwC (Sizing the Prize), launched at the World Economic Forum in China, global GDP will be 14% higher in 2030 as a result of AI - the equivalent of $15.7 trillion, more than the current output of China and India combined. The increase in GDP will be driven by labour productivity improvements combined with the increase in consumer demand resulting ...

Project Management Institute (PMI), the world’s leading association for project, programme and portfolio management professionals, has released three new thought leadership reports on navigating the ‘new normal’ of disruptive technologies. Not surprisingly, professional project, programme and portfolio management approaches are viewed as being critical to successful digital tr ...

Intuitive and easy to manage, Microsoft Visio supports users in creating professional diagrams effortlessly, including flowcharts, network diagrams, organisational charts, floor plans, engineering designs, and more all within the familiar Office experience. It offers the perfect canvas for visually contextualising data and depicting process flows. With Microsoft's release of ...

Microsoft has announced recent updates to 365 aimed at enhancing teamwork and empowering employees, including a free version of Microsoft Teams and improvements streamlining the management of common tasks and improved data visualisation.  Microsoft Planner capabilities added to SharePoint team sites - allowing team members to easily access and interact with project tasks, whil ...

In a recent blog post, we announced that Bridgeall PMO, our Cloud based Project Management Office solution, has been updated to include full Power BI reporting, providing rich visual insights into programme and project performance. Providing a one-stop shop for delivering a consistent approach to project portfolio management, governance and reporting, Bridgeall PMO provides a ...

We are delighted to announce that Bridgeall PMO, our Cloud based Project Management Office solution, has recently been updated to include full Power BI reporting, providing rich visual insights into programme and project performance. About Bridgeall PMO Bridgeall PMO provides a one-stop shop for delivering a consistent approach to project portfolio management, governance and ...

This, as they say, is cool! Microsoft has recently announced preview of the Power BI for Mixed Reality app. As regular readers of the Bridgeall blog will know, we are strong advocates of the business benefits to be derived from using Power BI, a suite of tools from Microsoft that automatically transforms your organisation’s data into rich visuals. Positioned as a leader in Ga ...

Previous blog posts have highlighted the benefits of using Power BI, a suite of tools from Microsoft that automatically transforms your organisation’s data into rich visuals, creating powerful interactive reports allowing you to develop actionable insights from important data already being collected across your organisation. Easy to integrate with most existing databases, Powe ...

Based on research by Gartner, a previous blog post highlighted the significant changes taking place in the Business Intelligence and Analytics Platform market. As a consequence of the growing need for organisations to derive actionable insight from data, often in real time, the market has moved from IT-led enterprise reporting to business-led, self-service analytics. With the ...