Set up Common Data Service connection for Business Central

Today we set up Common Data Service connection for our Business Central environment.

I really appreciate Renato Fajdiga for his blog about this topic but I think I could add more details to that. Also I’m planning additional articles about CDS integration and you’ll need initial setup to start with.

Source : Andrey Baludin
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An M Function To Help You Explore Power Query Diagnostics Data

Last week’s post showed an M function that took Power Query diagnostics data and formatted in a way that made it suitable for visualisation in a Power BI Decomposition Tree visual. This is great for understanding what’s going on at a high level, but by doing this you also lose a lot of detailed information from the diagnostics logs that could be useful for performance tuning.

Source : Chris Webb’s BI Blog
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Visualising Power Query Diagnostics Data In A Power BI Decomposition Tree

Recently I’ve been working with the Power Query team to come up with some ways to help developers understand the data returned by the new Power Query diagnostics functionality. In this, the first of two posts, I’m going to share a Power Query function that reformats diagnostics data in a way that makes it easy to visualise using the Power BI Decomposition Tree visual.

Source : Chris Webb’s BI Blog
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Having Demo Data while developing Business Central Apps with Docker

I have always preached that you shouldn’t try to keep your Docker containers running. Containers should be something, which easily can be dismissed and recreated for any developer. One of the frequent questions is then: But what about my demo/development data?

Source : Freddys blog
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