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  1. SAP

    Connect to SAP BW with single-sign-on via on-premise gateway

    Large SAP BW installations with thousands of users are often accessed via single-sign-on (SSO) e.g. the users windows credentials are used to authenticate to BW. SSO simplifies the user experience and reduces user administration costs. These users should be able to setup on-premise gateway connections that can be used to refresh data sets in the Power BI Service. The connections should leverage that individuals BW roles & authorizations and not require a BW password i.e. automatically associate the Power BI user ID to the associated SAP user ID.

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      50 comments  ·  Gateways (Enterprise and Personal)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Email notifications on auto-refresh failure

      The scheduled data source failure notification is only sent to the data source owner, it would be more useful if you could specify the recipient(S) or group.

      122 votes
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        3 comments  ·  Gateways (Enterprise and Personal)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Gateway Usage monitoring tools for Power BI Service

        As Power Bi and other applications in the Power Platform become more prolific within the BI Cloudscape and Landscape integration, gateways will become used more and more. Having visibility to the capacity of a gateway, the volume of traffic through the gateway, which datasources are used more frequently than others, which types, etc would be a very useful resource to have within the Gateway management system.

        60 votes
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          0 comments  ·  Gateways (Enterprise and Personal)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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          4 votes
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            44 comments  ·  Gateways (Enterprise and Personal)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Please allow monthly refresh of data on the schedule refresh option in server. (and let us choose the date, like 4th of every month)

            It is a suggestion for allowing monthly refresh where the user can select the date on which it needs to be refreshed as well

            11 votes
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              1 comment  ·  Gateways (Enterprise and Personal)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Feature to disable connection in Power BI Gateway

              In Power BI gateway we have available features to add and remove connection; but we do not have anything like enable/disable. However a feature to be able to disable connection will be helpful when resetting/changing password in a connection. Or sometime we want to hold a particular database to be accessed from Power BI when some maintenance activity is in progress in that database. So it would be helpful if we can control the connectivity to different sources in the gateway using disable/enable.

              16 votes
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                0 comments  ·  Gateways (Enterprise and Personal)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Activity Monitor Enterprise Gateway

                It would be very interesting to have the option to see the activity carried out through the gateway in the Power BI service, so that it can be seen in a simple way, the actions of updating the data sets that has been carried out from a gateway / connection, by way of the update history of the data sets but from the administration of the gateway.

                Regards

                71 votes
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                  1 comment  ·  Gateways (Enterprise and Personal)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Multiple connection per system on gateway

                  Currently only one connection is allowed on a system in the gateway. We have multiple market implementation which requires different logon id for each market but connecting to the same system. Currently this is not possible on a single gateway. This requires adding additional gateway.

                  14 votes
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                    2 comments  ·  Gateways (Enterprise and Personal)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • more specific info about why scheduled refresh failed

                    Hi, I really appreciate the email that is generated when the scheduled refresh failed. Would it be possible to add there:
                    - name or ID of workspace failed report is in?
                    - information why it failed (eg. "Could not resolve QueryDefinition due to invalid SourceEntity reference '<pi>_MyMeasures</pi>'. This error often happens after the Entity was renamed or deleted. Please update the query/visual to use the new name or undo the name change. - Source: 'User' "

                    It would be very helpful for us, who have many workspaces and need to know what is wrong.

                    Thank you,
                    Zuzana

                    12 votes
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                      1 comment  ·  Gateways (Enterprise and Personal)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Enterprise Gateway - Active Directory Security Groups as Users

                      In the gateway data source I am forced to add each user individually to allow them to create a report off that data source.
                      Alternately I can create custom groups in o365.
                      We have already established security groups on our system would it be possible for these groups to be used?
                      This is an extra layer of security for hundreds of users that has already been solved through active directory synchronization with office 365.

                      The use case is to add a security group or multiple group to be authorized to create reports off the data source. When we add or…

                      7 votes
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                        1 comment  ·  Gateways (Enterprise and Personal)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Progress bar when refreshing datasets in Power BI Service

                        It would be very useful to have a progress bar when refreshing a dataset in the Power BI Service interface.
                        A step further would be to have the progress in general for the dataset and separately for each of the data sources in the dataset.

                        8 votes
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                          0 comments  ·  Gateways (Enterprise and Personal)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • gateway usage

                          Usage Report for Enterprise Gateway - The log data should be available so that we can create dashboards based on Gateway Usage data.
                          Metrics like the datasets name using Gateway, workspace name, owner, scheduled refresh frequency, adhoc refresh, run duration and other parameters for all dependent reports should be available. This will help in scaling the Enterprise Gateway correctly and avoid bottlenecks. Currently there is no visibility to the work spaces for which we don't have access however responsible for maintaining gateway.

                          11 votes
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                            0 comments  ·  Gateways (Enterprise and Personal)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Schedule data refresh cancellation update

                            I have multiple reports that update hourly. These cannot be direct query due to different data type requirements. Our gateway often (not always) shuts down in the weekend or at night. Since my report updates hourly, the dataset will disable refresh. I would prefer is the disable was setup so that it lessened the frequency of the refresh (hourly to daily) after 2 failed refreshes, and then only disabled after 2,3 more tries. That way, one gateway reset did not disable the auto refresh

                            2 votes
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                              0 comments  ·  Gateways (Enterprise and Personal)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Better gateway / connectivity messages

                              When using the enterprise gateway, I was getting a message "the gateway server may be unavailable..." which was completely not the case. The issue turned out to be that a connection setting was missing.

                              In general, the gateway interface in the service needs much better messaging. It would be really excellent if I could go in to a given dataset, open up the scheduling options, and see each of the connections listed in the dataset - along with whether it matched up to an existing gateway connection, and if it was successful.

                              I would also like to be able to…

                              3 votes
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                                0 comments  ·  Gateways (Enterprise and Personal)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Show Gateway Version in Manage Gateways

                                Add the gateway's version into the area "Managed Gateways". Often we have access to various gateways within the organisation but no way to tell if they are being kept up to date. I know the ones I look after, but nothing about the ones under other staff's responsibility. This would let me troubleshoot issues better.

                                14 votes
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                                  1 comment  ·  Gateways (Enterprise and Personal)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • OOTB option to disable DirectQuery currently on Power BI service

                                  As a Power BI administrator I want disable the functionality Direct Query when configure a Data Source using an On Premises Data Gateway.

                                  Example:
                                  I've a connection to Oracle but we want to be able to avoid Direct Query, just import of the information in the Cloud.

                                  3 votes
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                                    0 comments  ·  Gateways (Enterprise and Personal)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • Enable OAuth for custom connectors published on enterprise gateway.

                                    It is currently put there as a bullet on limitations list. Why? Can anyone at least explain why OAuth is available on personal GW but not enterprise?

                                    5 votes
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                                      1 comment  ·  Gateways (Enterprise and Personal)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • Details on refresh time

                                      I would like to see time it took to refresh each dataset in auto-refresh. This will help me identify if I need to optimize my queries or use different data source etc. For my application, refresh duration of 5 min vs 10 min makes a huge difference.

                                      5 votes
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                                        0 comments  ·  Gateways (Enterprise and Personal)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • Gateway deletion

                                        Considering that a Gateway is very easy to be removed by human error, Will be considered in the next Gateway releases implement some deletion method (similar to the one used in Azure Portal for resources where you need to type the name of the resource as a security measure)? What happens if a gateway is deleted from the Power BI service? I'll not be able to recovery anymore right?
                                        At least consider in having the two functionalities ( Add Data Source / Remove) separated from the gateway “right click” options.

                                        5 votes
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                                          0 comments  ·  Gateways (Enterprise and Personal)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • Refresh Failure Email Summary

                                          It would be great if instead of one email per failure, we could get a summary email of all failures. I am the "owner" of close to 100 reports and when there is a gateway (or other) issue I receive close to 100 emails.

                                          6 votes
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