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  1. 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.

    789 votes
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  2. 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.

    870 votes
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  3. Combine multiple Gateway in single dataset/report

    Currently, all data sources in a Power BI report/dataset, that are not on cloud, must be available in a single Gateway to work.

    But if the datasources in the report are coming from different Gateways, that doesn't work. It is not possible to combine them for refresh.

    Say I have a Sales Report. It connects to DB A, B and C.

    DB A and B is configured in Gateway X
    DB C is configured in Gateway Y.

    The report creator have been provided access to all of them.

    Now if I try to configure data refresh in PBI Service, it…

    37 votes
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  4. Provide enterprise gateway support for power bi python scripting

    Provide enterprise gateway support for python scripting - currently only personal gateways are supported

    37 votes
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  5. Pass SSO user credentials through the Power BI gateway

    We need the user SSO credentials to be passed through Gateway connections to Denodo Data Virtualisation layer to be able to securely federate our data/analytics report queries

    48 votes
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  6. 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.

    167 votes
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  7. 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

    87 votes
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  8. Support for docker installation

    It Would be nice to install PowerBi gateway to docker instead of dedicated virtual machine. Dedicated VM -> just waste of resources, docker offers better automation and failover as well.

    16 votes
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  9. Live refresh monitoring!!

    We need ability to monitor gateway refreshes in real-time:
    -have an overall view of what's running right now: datasets, workspace, gateways, memory, CPU. We have it in the PBI capacity metrics, but only, the day after that is not helping for live monitoring.
    -ability to cancel a refresh when it has started
    -use past stats to provide some ETA on refresh currently running, and provide a way to display that ETA on a report
    -see the "true" current state (not just the wheel running) often it's broken but we see the error only 2 hours after
    Thanks!

    19 votes
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  10. Disable End Users from Installing/Configuring Personal Gateways

    As a Power BI administrator I don't want end users installing and configuring Personal Gateways. Please can an option be created to restrict who can install and configure Gateways.

    15 votes
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    7 votes
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  12. PowerBI Gateway - Add Azure SQL Database as a datasource connection type

    We're using PBI gateways to secure traffic / queries to Azure SQL Database. We are doing this by deploying the gateway on a VM in Azure, restricting access to the DB to sources on that Virtual Network with a VNET firewall rule. So, PBI datasources that use this Azure SQL DB have to run through the gateway.

    The PBI gateway currently only allows a "SQL Server" connection type which is limited in a few ways: 1) Windows Auth doesn't work in this scenario - not supported, Azure SQL isn't part of the domain even though we can add add AAD…

    8 votes
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  13. Provide option to set primary gateway in Gateway Cluster

    According to document: "The Power BI service always uses the primary gateway in the cluster, unless it’s not available. In that case, the service switches to the next gateway in the cluster, and so on." We're hoping to have option to assign Primary gateway, then if service switches to other gateway, it can change back to primary gateway after service working well. The reason is some DB are restricted for specific IP connection within firewall setting, and our secondary gateway is float IP configuration, which will not access to DB data source.

    5 votes
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  14. Gateway Data Source Ordering

    Currently, the data sources under the data gateway don't have any order. Could you sort them at least by the name? It's hard to work with multiple data sources when they are spread randomly on the list.

    10 votes
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  15. List all Power BI Gateways

    As a Power BI Administrator I want to be able to view all of the Enterprise & Personal Gateways associated to our tenancy.

    11 votes
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  16. Limit the number of connections to an Oracle database to prevent using up all available licenses in Oracle.

    Limit the number of connections to an Oracle database to prevent using up all of the Oracle licenses and locking users out.

    3 votes
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  17. Refresh Schedule frequency option for setting at any time instead of 30 mins interval.

    Right now Power BI allows scheduling refreshes for every 30 mins. It would be great if we could set refresh at any time , without restricting for every 30 mins

    9 votes
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  18. Provide enterprise gateway support for power bi python scripting

    Provide enterprise gateway support for python scripting - currently only personal gateways are supported

    6 votes
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  19. 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

    108 votes
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  20. Enable Paginated Reports to use a Gateway to connect to Azure SQL Instances

    Currently you can create a Gateway connection to an Azure SQL instance using an SQL type connection when the Gateway service is running on an appropriately configured VM. With a Paginated report you do not have the ability to chose this Gateway to connect to the data source but instead have to use a basic connection to connect directly to the Azure SQL instance. This does not work if the Azure SQL Instance does not allow Azure services to connect.

    4 votes
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