With the ability to update on a nearly constant basis, Microsoft’s Power BI remains a strong analytics product despite not necessarily being at the forefront of innovation.
With a rapid release schedule that enables it to keep up with emerging trends, Microsoft’s Power BI platform remains a powerful and respected business intelligence suite. While many vendors issue quarterly updates, Microsoft rolls out minor updates to Power BI on a weekly basis and more comprehensive updates each month. And that flexibility and attention to detail has helped the Power BI platform stay current while some other longtime BI vendors battle the perception that their platforms have fallen behind the times.
Author: Eric Avidon