Power BI PowerShell and the Admin API

The Power BI PowerShell and the Admin API allow you to quickly inventory your organization and manage workspaces and access. Forget the hastle of setting up the App registration within Azure Active Directory for API access, the Power BI PowerShell cmdlets take care of it for you. Just install and start using today!

Power BI PowerShell and the Admin API2018-08-07T09:25:33+00:00

Power BI Home Region: What Is It?

Power BI Home Region: what is it? We look at the home region and look at understanding how it can affect your organization. The Power BI Home region will effect Power BI Premium and could affect your Azure data regions as well. This becomes important when you start looking at Power BI Premium Multi-Geo support [...]

Power BI Home Region: What Is It?2018-07-15T07:35:40+00:00

Power BI User lookup with the gateway using Active Directory

In this video, Adam looks at how you can use Active Directory custom attributes for the user lookup with the Power BI Gateway. This can be used for both Analysis Services mapping and the Kerberos SSO with DirectQuery connections. Manage your data source - Analysis Services Creating Custom Active Directory Attributes Adding Custom Attributes in [...]

Power BI User lookup with the gateway using Active Directory2018-01-21T21:20:44+00:00

Create mail-enabled security groups to use in Power BI via PowerShell

In this video, Adam looks at how you can create mail-enabled security groups via PowerShell and copy members from an Office 365 Unified group into that new group. This came about based on a limitation that within Power BI, you can't list O365 Unified groups (what back App workspaces) from the people picker for access [...]

Create mail-enabled security groups to use in Power BI via PowerShell2017-11-28T11:57:29+00:00

Marco Russo, PASS highlights and Power BI / Azure AD B2B support – Adam and Patrick Unplugged [EP6]

In this video, Adam and Patrick discuss their travels, including PASS Summit 2017. They also discuss the new Azure AD B2B support for Power BI. They sit down with Marco Russo to discuss a little DAX and catch up on things. Travels: 0:07 PASS Highlight: 3:23 News about Adam: 9:58 Azure AD B2B with Power [...]

Marco Russo, PASS highlights and Power BI / Azure AD B2B support – Adam and Patrick Unplugged [EP6]2017-11-22T15:01:37+00:00

Managing Power BI Premium capacity

In this video, Adam looks at how to manage the Power BI Premium capacity that you have purchased. He looks at what Global Admins can see, how you can assign capacity admins and users with workspace assignment, along with how to assign workspaces to a Power BI Premium capacity.

Managing Power BI Premium capacity2017-07-11T12:48:42+00:00

How to purchase Power BI Premium

In this video, Adam walks through how to purchase Power BI Premium for your organization. This is done within the Office 365 Admin Center and you have to be a Global Admin or a Billing Admin to make the purchase. Adam talks about what a capacity node is along with how to get additional capacity [...]

How to purchase Power BI Premium2017-06-28T09:35:48+00:00

Overview of Power BI Premium

In this video, I look at what Power BI Premium is and why you should care about it. I explain how to use it and the benefits you get from it. I also talk about what it is not by comparing it to Power BI Free and Power BI Pro licenses. What is Power BI [...]

Overview of Power BI Premium2017-06-13T14:00:09+00:00

Looking at the Power BI Admin Role

In this video, I talk about the Power BI Admin Role! I look at how to assign it to a user and what you get, and don't get, with this role. Official Documentation Download Azure Active Directory PowerShell Version 2 Download Azure Active Directory PowerShell Version 1.1.166.0 GA

Looking at the Power BI Admin Role2017-04-04T11:56:16+00:00

Lots of updates for Power BI plus a Power Query Editor?

Two Great New Power BI Features (@ExceleratorBI) Get your own Power Query Editor using Notepad++ (@SchreiberLars) Power BI Gateways–March Update Announcing granular tenant settings in Power BI Power BI Desktop March Feature Summary Power BI Color Theme Generator BONUS: Implementing Header-Details in Power BI (@tlachev) Power BI – Infographic for Power BI from an end [...]

Lots of updates for Power BI plus a Power Query Editor?2017-03-16T09:05:45+00:00