Microsoft just announced the pricing on PowerBI, which is now leaving preview and going into a production state. The big news was, PowerBI is now "free".
That's shocking, as the base cost was initially $20.00 per any
user in the preview. This opens many, many doors to using PowerBI throughout organizations leveraging Office365. The free instance is combined with a "non-free" instance called PowerBI Pro, which unlocks more of the advanced enterprise features, but even it is only $9.00/user a month,
which is significantly less than the $20.00 it was previously. Microsoft is obviously "all-in" with their online analytics suite.
We've been already using PowerBI in production environments with:
The pricing from Microsoft's site is as follows:
Check out the full pricing information here:
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System Center Visualization with PowerBI
PowerBI and System Center for Mobile Decision Making
Automating Legacy Data with PowerBI
Creating Awesome System Center Reports with PowerBI
- Line of business data visualization
- Banking customer analysis
- Healthcare customer analysis
- Transaction analysis
- Store vs. online purchasing analysis
- System Center visualization
- DevOps visualizations
Stand by for more blogs about how to leverage PowerBI for your business success.