Over half a million unique users from 45,000 companies across 185 countries have contributed to the development of Microsoft’s new Power BI. This interactive data visualisation and business intelligence tool is designed to simplify data analysis, enabling users to create reports and dashboards without requiring technical expertise. Power BI enables users to analyse and visualise data in real time, with the ability to pull in data from a wide variety of sources. The tool’s intuitive design and user-friendly interface have been praised for their ease of use. A free version of Power BI is available, while the Pro version, priced at $9.99 per month, offers additional features such as collaboration tools and more data capacity. With Power BI, Microsoft aims to democratise data analysis, making it accessible to everyone, regardless of their technical skills or background.

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