Power BI vs Power BI Embedded

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Power BI vs Power BI Embedded: What are the differences?

What is Power BI? A business analytics service. It aims to provide interactive visualizations and business intelligence capabilities with an interface simple enough for end users to create their own reports and dashboards.

What is Power BI Embedded? Embedded BI reporting engine for your application. Quickly and easily provide customer-facing reports, dashboards, and analytics in your own applications by using and branding it as your own. Reduce developer resources by automating the monitoring, management, and deployment of analytics, while getting full control of Power BI features and intelligent analytics.

Power BI and Power BI Embedded can be primarily classified as "Business Intelligence" tools.

Awin, MPOWER Financing, and Zoteca are some of the popular companies that use Power BI, whereas Power BI Embedded is used by Katana MRP, Business Logic, and Addepto. Power BI has a broader approval, being mentioned in 16 company stacks & 12 developers stacks; compared to Power BI Embedded, which is listed in 3 company stacks and 3 developer stacks.

Decisions about Power BI and Power BI Embedded
Vojtech Kopal
Head of Data at Mews Systems · | 3 upvotes · 194.2K views

Power BI is really easy to start with. If you have just several Excel sheets or CSV files, or you build your first automated pipeline, it is actually quite intuitive to build your first reports.

And as we have kept growing, all the additional features and tools were just there within the Azure platform and/or Office 365.

Since we started building Mews, we have already passed several milestones in becoming start up, later also a scale up company and now getting ready to grow even further, and during all these phases Power BI was just the right tool for us.

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    What is Power BI?

    It aims to provide interactive visualizations and business intelligence capabilities with an interface simple enough for end users to create their own reports and dashboards.

    What is Power BI Embedded?

    Quickly and easily provide customer-facing reports, dashboards, and analytics in your own applications by using and branding it as your own. Reduce developer resources by automating the monitoring, management, and deployment of analytics, while getting full control of Power BI features and intelligent analytics.

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    What are some alternatives to Power BI and Power BI Embedded?
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