Learn to build professional and powerful dashboards with Microsoft Dynamics GP and ExcelAbout This BookThis book provides a core foundation for you to understand the ever-changing Microsoft Power BIThrough this book, you'll understand how data flows and is secured between Microsoft Dynamics GP and Microsoft ExcelYou'll see how to create amazing dashboards using various tools such as Excel 2016, Power BI, Jet Express, and moreWho This Book Is ForThis book is geared up for analysts and accountants keen on building and maintaining professional dashboards with Microsoft Excel 2016 for Microsoft Dynamics GP 2016 data, and building financials with visuals using the New Jet Reports Express Tool for Dynamics GP. An introduction is provided for those who want to maintain dashboards in Microsoft Power BI.What you will learnUse GP Data in Excel 2016 in a meaningful wayBuild basic financial statements using Jet Reporting Express, including visualizationsUnderstand the foundation of Power BI and its componentsGet and maintain data from Dynamics GP in Power BIFind out how to use the Power BI Query Editor (the Get and Transform feature in Excel 2016)Format basic visualizations to get better insightsUse the new Dynamics GP features such as OData and adding Power BI Tiles on the home pageIn DetailMicrosoft Dynamics GP is a complete ERP solution that is extremely beneficial for small to midsize organizations in helping them grow exponentially.The book shows you in detail how to build great-looking dashboards with Microsoft Dynamics GP that enhance a company's decision-making process.This guide will take you from the basics of setting up and deploying to creating secure, refreshable Excel reports. Using a whole host of tools available within Microsoft Dynamics GP and Excel, this tutorial will show you how to visualize your data using simple conditional formatting techniques and easy-to-read charts, and allow you to make your data interactive with Slicers.We will also cover core topics such as Business Analyzer, Microsoft SQL Reporting services reports, BI360, and more. You will learn about Jet Reports Express, which is used to create basic financial statements. You will find out to use Power BI, share and refresh data and dashboards in Power BI, and use Power BI Query Editor.By the end of this book, you will have all the information required to build interactive dashboards using Dynamics GP.