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  1. Rotate Recovery Key On-Premise Data Gateway

    The recovery key on the On-Premise Data Gateway is used to authenticate a On-Premise service to the Power BI service. We have a security requirement that encryption/authentication keys must be periodically changed to prevent outside parties to gain access to our systems/data. While there is a two step authentication needed (you must 1st have authentication into the tenant) and conditional access rules are in place, we still need the ability to change the recovery key without having to re-setup all connections that use the existing gateway.

    5 votes
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  2. Data Gateway SSO AD Authentication

    Good morning,
    An SSO support for AD in the Data Gateway should be a mandatory feature.
    If you have an AD user with Office365 who authenticates with SSO, it cannot be possible to use the same account to configure the Data Gateway, because you are passed to an HTTP web request during the login process that concludes into an error.
    In many companies, Office 365 users have a unique consolidated organizational account, managed at Corporate level with defined security rules and procedures that the affiliates are not able to overcome. When these users would like to integrate Analysis Services in…

    12 votes
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  3. Automate the data gateway recovery

    No options for automating the Power BI Recovery if the gateway has broken and need to restore using the recovery key . Currently this needs to be carried as a manual process , adding this as a automated process will helps with deploying instances on AWS using the Auto scaling group.

    4 votes
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  4. Personal Gateway Installation option should be included in Tenancy Setting

    Standard user should not be able to install Personal Gateway. This should be part of Tenancy setting. So if required, organisation can restrict this setting

    The impact of allowing this is that business user are able to connect to data sources and share data outside of data governance which doesn't comply with information security policies.

    Our client, has policy to restrict standard user to install and run any exe files. However this doesn't work with Personal Gateway

    4 votes
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  5. When adding a datasource to a gateway, allow the 60 second timeout to be changed

    When adding a datasource from my on-premise MySQL database, Power Bi will send a query to my Information.Schema table that can take over 60 seconds to query (depending on the database). Since it keeps timing out, I am unable to add the datasource which prevents me from setting up scheduled refresh times. It would be nice to either have the option to change this timeout interval or change the default query Power Bi makes to my database.

    5 votes
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  6. Windows Server Core support for Gatweway

    it's a bit ridiculous that, being a MS Product, the Gateway can't be installed on a Windows Server Core server

    3 votes
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  7. Suporte Gateway para Cliente 32 Bits

    Gostaríamos de ter Suporte para Clientes Oracle 32 Bits, seria uma boa pra avarias empresas

    3 votes
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  8. Users on Enterprise Gateway to enter their domain credentials

    Allow Users added to the Enterprise Gateway connections to enter their own domain credentials when scheduling data set refreshes. For both Import and direct query.
    Currently they will use the credentials captured by admin when creating the connection but the User might not have the same access as the account used to set up connection.

    3 votes
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  9. Gateway Error Notifications

    Is there an option to alert few users when the gateway is not reachable/error/stopped. We are not having any way to monitor the gateway now. If Power BI can send an alert to the admins if the gateway is not reachable then that would help. I am seeing this issue a lot for direct connections

    115 votes
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  10. Use Integration Runtime instead of PowerBI Gateway

    It would be greate to use the Azure Integration Runtime instead of the Gateway. The Integration Runtime looks like the same as the Gateway, but it is more comfortable to use and more stable.

    4 votes
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  11. On Premise Data Gateway "Oracle Connector" Effetive Username

    On Premise Data Gateway "Oracle Connector"

    Connects only with a "Service username". When a username refresh the information doesn't give the Oracle DBA the information what effetive username is refreshing the information, just the service username.

    Write the effective username into the Oracle Logging.

    2 votes
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  12. Data Gateway Scheduled Refresh for On-Premise Data Sources Should Include Shorter Timeframes

    Scheduled refresh currently has different time frames with the shortest being 15 mins. Some people require shorter time frames like 5 mins or 1 min. It'll be great to include this feature.

    18 votes
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  13. Windows Server Core support for Gatweway

    it's a bit ridiculous that, being a MS Product, the Gateway can't be installed on a Windows Server Core server

    2 votes
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  14. Excel Online and Power BI gateway

    Make possible that Excel Online will try to use the Gateway to get data from on premise datasources. Currently you save a workbook to sharepoint online, a user tries to open it and it opens in excel online and he can not change the pivot table or refresh the connection

    11 votes
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  15. Enhance Refresh Failed Email Notification to Inclue a Link to the Dataset

    Include a link in the body of the Refresh Failed email notification to the actual dataset that failed in order to save time trying to figure out which workspace a dataset resides.

    24 votes
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  16. Gateway requests targeting SSAS should include a source property for cache refreshes

    We have reports that are consuming data from tabular models on on-premises Analysis Services. And we're using Power BI Embedded, and we're specifying the EffectiveUserName property when obtaining the embed token.

    In conjunction with this, we're required to log users who are accessing the on-premises servers and tabular models. And extended events provide most of the necessary data we need to measure. We're continually loading this data to a database and analyzing it.

    The problem is that the data include requests/queries that are being executed by the Power BI service from dataset and report cache refreshes. According to Josh Caplan…

    5 votes
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  17. Enterprise Gateway: Allow Map User Names to enable CustomData to used when Effective User Name needs rules.

    Currently if you put a rule on the Effective User Names, it does not allow you to enable CustomData feature which also denies the ability to invoke rules as well to CustomData. It would great to let both set of rules be allowed together.
    Use case: we need to minipulate Effective User Name due to UPN conversion or want to make all as a local service account, but also need to pass in Customdata as well to allow the ability to do some Dynamic RLS based on passing username through customdata.

    4 votes
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  18. Power Query functions in URL using a web data source under on-premise data gateway

    Add the ability to use Power Query functions in the source string not only for the PowerBI Desktop, but also to on-premise data gate
    Now It's not supported to type Power Query functions as web URL when we create a web data source under on-premise data gateway

    237 votes
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  19. Gateway on Linux, and Multiple Domain Account on one Gateway

    We need:
    - create gateway for Linux (we have linux enterprice PCs, but we must have hole Windows-machine only for using Power BI GateWay)
    - add multiple accounts from different domain support (we cant create different pay subscriptions even we have several domains, so we must register separate subdomains. But in this case we have to use two gateways, and as result - two windows machines only for gateways)
    - add possibility to set custom emails for error notification after update error (now email notification after gateway update error not works)

    16 votes
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  20. personal gateway run as a service

    We desperately need personal GTW to run as a service
    Because of a security rule that disconnects connections automatically after few hours, I find myself getting into the server again and again, logging into the personal gtw, and only then able to refresh my data set.

    5 votes
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