After months of development, mobile device users can work with the Power BI Desktop authoring software that can craft reports that look at home on smartphone displays. After months of tinkering, trying to cram data points, charts and other visualizations produced by Power BI into iPhone and Android handset screens, Microsoft has finally announced the general availability of phone-optimized Power BI reports.
Enabling users to accesses the company’s cloud-based business intelligence (BI) software and analytics service on the go is a priority for Microsoft. Last summer, the company launched customizable phone dashboards, followed by the fall release of a Power BI mobile report experience that renders well on the small screens of Apple iPhones, various Android phones and Windows 10 mobile devices.
Author: Pedro Hernandez