Introducing Microsoft BI Reporting and Analysis Tools
Summary: Choose the right BI tool by learning about the different strengths of the Microsoft analysis and reporting tools. Microsoft provides a variety of BI tools that can address key workloads, such as Power BI and Excel. The article discusses the workloads and the tools that best support each workload.
To view a mapping of Microsoft BI tools to data analysis and reporting workloads, see Choosing Microsoft Business Intelligence (BI) Tools for Analysis and Reporting.
Authors: Carla Sabotta
Technical Reviewers: Mike Plumley, Maggie Sparkman, Parikshit Savjani, Jeff Stokes, Jeannine Nelson-Takaki
Published: October, 2015
Applies to: SQL Server, SharePoint 2013, Excel 2016, Microsoft Azure
To review the document, please download the Introducing Microsoft BI Reporting and Analysis Tools Word document.