# About data dashboarding
# The Cognite Power BI connector
Power BI is a business analytics solution that lets you visualize your data and share insights across your organization, or embed them in your app or website.
You can use the Cognite Power BI connector to use a Cognite Data Fusion (CDF) project as a data source in Power BI Desktop (opens new window) to query, transform and visualize data that is stored in CDF.
# The Cognite Data Source for Grafana
Grafana is open source visualization and analytics software. It allows you to query, visualize, alert on, and explore your time series data no matter where it is stored.
With the Cognite Data Source for Grafana you can use a Cognite Data Fusion (CDF) project as a data source in Grafana.