In previous part, We created and configure dataflows. If you miss the previous part then here is the link
In this article, We will see how to consume dataflows.
A dataflow can be consumed in the following three ways:
- Create a linked entity from the dataflow to allow another dataflow author to use the data
- Create a dataset from the dataflow to allow a user to utilize the data to create reports
- Create a connection from external tools that can read from the CDM format
In this article, We will cover point 2. Create a dataset from the dataflow to allow a user to utilize the data to create reports
To consume a dataflow, run Power BI Desktop and select the Power BI dataflows connector in the Get Data dialog.
Login with Organization account.
Select Demo dataflow and Select all entities.
Here, We will show the information about employee, position and department. Also we will create some headcount of employees, department, Positions and FTE.
Once it is ready then report should like below.
Dataflows best practices
It can be found here for detailed explanation
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