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New Common Data Service for Analytics capability coming to Power BI

Empower your team with out-of-the-box insights and self-service analytics from data across all of your business apps with the Common Data Service for Analytics capability in Power BI.

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Unlock intelligence from your business

Gain richer insights by combining data across business applications with a standardized schema built on the common data model. Discover deeper intelligence with simplified access to machine learning and advanced analytics—no advanced modeling required. And fuel action by helping users access insights where they do their work.

A preview of the Common Data Service for Analytics capability in Power BI will be available during the second quarter of 2018. Sign up for the latest updates.

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Break data silos

Unify business app data and drive analytics from disparate sources with a standardized schema built on the common data model.

Accelerate insights

Apps built on Power BI with the CDS for Analytics capability deliver out-of-the-box insights that are also extensible to meet your unique business needs.

Customize and extend

Integrate data warehousing processes with business analytics in Power BI and easily extend to Azure for additional services and capabilities.

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Extend your existing Power BI apps or build new ones

Create custom solutions for your business with the Microsoft Business Applications Platform.

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Reduce time, complexity, and cost

Extracting intelligence from data in siloed business applications can be expensive and challenging. The CDS for Analytics capability in Power BI includes an extensible business application schema built on the common data model, as well as connectors for Microsoft and third-party data sources. Power BI apps that leverage the CDS for Analytics capability deliver out-of-the-box insights that can be easily customized and extended. And since CDS for Analytics is part of Power BI, users can also drive self-service business analytics on all of their data.

From ingestion and data warehousing, to analysis and visualization, Power BI is a single platform to access insights and make faster decisions across your organization.

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