April 10, 2020 / by Brent / Article, Tutorial

COVID-19 Power BI Report

This Power BI report uses the Johns Hopkins data files to visualize COVID-19’s current status and trends. I hope this tool can help you make the best decisions for yourself, your loved ones, and your business.  Link to full report This Power BI report and full instructions on how to download and implement it […]

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July 12, 2019 / by Brent / Uncategorized

Power BI for Analysts, Part II

This Monday July 8th I’ll be presenting “Power BI for Analysts, Part II”. RSVP here http://meetu.ps/e/GXKCv/yKPxL/a. If you weren’t able to attend the first talk you can view it online here https://youtu.be/uQAx4QpNcGQ. @Kimberly Collins presents “Intro to SQL for Analysts” in this video as well. See you there, #techlahoma!

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April 29, 2019 / by Brent / Article

Power BI World Tour Chicago Report

On April 9th-10th, I attended the Power Platform World Tour event in Chicago, IL. This event, like all the world tour events, provided a great chance to meet people solving a variety of business problems with the Power Platform in diverse businesses. Events like the World Tour also allow you to directly interact with people close […]

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July 13, 2017 / by Brent / Article

Big Data for SQL Developers – Get Started for Free

I had the pleasure of presenting at the OKC Big Data Meetup on July 6th. Thank you to the great audience who attended and turned out to learn. That meetup continues to grow and I would highly recommend attending it if you are interested in Big Data. (Next one is Aug 3 on 12:30 at […]

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April 18, 2017 / by Brent / Article

FirstLight Analytics Launch

Today, I’m thrilled and honored to announce the launch of FirstLight Analytics. FirstLight offers analytics and business intelligence consulting along with custom software development services. The Why – Challenges and Solutions Business people face decisions every day: where to invest capital, which products to stock, how to better engage customers, and when to hire and […]

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