Connect Power BI to Business Intelligence Connector


Product tier: Available to Expert subscription tier

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

If Periscope Data is your preferred business intelligence tool, your organization can connect the tool to Greenhouse Recruiting's database, pull all of your data, and perform advanced data analytics with Business Intelligence Connector. 

Business Intelligence Connector setup

To get started, check out the article Enable Business Intelligence Connector for instructions on setup in Greenhouse Recruiting.

Power BI setup

Next, use the information gathered during Business Intelligence Connector setup to configure Power BI to pull data using S3 or Redshift.

Tip: Check out S3 vs Redshift for a comparison of these methods.

If you choose to use Redshift, use the following details for setup on Power BI:

Field name Input
Database Enter the database shown during Business Intelligence Connector setup in Greenhouse Recruiting.

Tip: If you experience problems during setup, check out solutions to some common connection errors.

If you experience any issues with Power BI, contact Power BI directly for assistance.

Note: You may see a list of other organizations under schema, but you will only be able to access your organization's schema.