While the Salesforce acquisition of Tableau garnered everyone’s attention on the 10th of this month, there was another news on the same day that went completely unnoticed. Rival tool Power BI by Microsoft had announced a slew of changes to the features including new AI capabilities.
Power BI has long been seen as a formidable force in the self service BI space, leaving a slew of other tools behind in terms of adoption. Yet, it was still regarded as a laggard in the leading tools in the industry – Tableau & Qlik. One big reason quoted by analysts for able to surpass the 2 giants is how relatively new this tool is.
Author: Romil Jain