DAX Machine Learning Functionality Used By The Key Influencers Visual In Power BI

I’m one of those people who can’t resist peeking behind the scenes, and so when the Key Influencers visual appeared in Power BI I couldn’t help wondering how it worked its machine learning magic. Using DAX Studio to look at the DAX queries generated by the visual proved to be very revealing: it turns out that it uses a number of new DAX functions that are undocumented and probably not meant to be used outside Microsoft.

Source : Chris Webb’s BI Blog
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How do I: Access and use the Business Central administration center?

As explained here on docs: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dynamics365/business-central/dev-itpro/administration/tenant-admin-center#notification-recipients

The Business Central administration center provides a portal for administrators to perform administrative tasks for a Business Central tenant. And as a partner, you can access the center from the Partner Dashboard in the Microsoft Partner Center.

Source : Think about IT
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Using the Event Recorder for Developing Extensions in Microsoft Dynamics Business Central

When developing an extension for Dynamics 365 Business Central (BC), one of the hardest problems is detecting which event to subscribe. To detect the event, there are two options: Go To Definition in AL code, and the Event Recorder feature. This blog discusses how to use the Event Recorder feature.

The Event Recorder is a feature that allows all the events to be listed when a certain action is performed in BC.

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Table.Buffer() Does Not Buffer Nested Values

It’s actually really difficult to come up with a simple demo query to prove this though (the Power Query engine is too clever about not evaluating things it doesn’t need for the final output of a query), but it’s fairly easy to understand the principle. Whenever you have an expression that returns a table something like this:

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