To adapt in a world of change, organizations need to create environments where every team and every individual is empowered to do great things with data at their fingertips. This is what we call a “data culture.”

Microsoft is a key player in managing business data and providing integration tools that allow data accessibility to be easier than ever before. Their tools through Microsoft Azure and Power BI and being used by more and more businesses to create products and make smarter decisions.

The ability to access data, create visualizations, and constantly adapt is giving businesses new ways to innovate.

“Microsoft was born to do a certain set of things. We’re about empowering people in organizations all over the world to achieve more. In today’s world, we want to use AI to achieve that.”

AI has become a key component in all parts of modern data. Many of the most successful data driven cultures rely on tools powered by Microsoft Azure. The focus on a data culture model of information processing allows teams to connect and grow in new and exciting ways.

Some of the biggest companies in the world have already integrated Power BI into their data infrastructure in exciting ways. In an interview with FastCompany  Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella explained how companies like Volvo, Uber, and Lowes are already using Power BI. They have utilized tools from a variety of places to create new facial recognition software, or use augmented reality to show design possibilities in a showroom.

The range of possibilities explode when utilizing Power BI and creating a culture that values business data.

The reality is that only 25% of businesses that are currently on the S&P 500 will be there in the next 10 years. There is more change than ever in the business sector, and the best way to ensure longevity is to use the best tools at your disposal.

Integrating AI everywhere and relying on new data visualization techniques can create insights that drive business where it needs to go. These sorts of ah-ha moments come from transformative data with Power BI.