Power BI Desktop

Microsoft’s business analytics solution, Power BI Desktop is receiving the May Feature Update. The latest release improves upon the earlier April release and includes an upgrade to tables, two new quick measures, and a new way to create bins.

Microsoft has also introduced a new slicer type which will let you filter your reports by relative dates, such as last 3 months. In addition, the company is also announcing report level measures for live connections to Analysis Services tabular models & Power BI service datasets.

For a summary of the major updates, you can watch the following video:

Here’s the complete list of May updates:

Report view


Data connectivity

Query editing