Incremental Refresh in Power BI
What is incremental refresh in Power BI? Behind every Power BI dataset is a SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS) tabular data model. This underlying technology has built-in partition support for larger datasets. Partitions divide tables into logical parts, which can then be refreshed independently. Incremental refresh brings that same partition support to the forefront in Power BI, enabling business users and IT professionals to refresh sections of a dataset. Why would you use incremental refresh in Power BI?
Why You Should Choose Power BI Pro or Premium over Power BI Report Server
Introduction In this article I’ll share the top issues and missing features of Power BI Report Server (PBIRS), and explain why I think organizations should choose cloud versions of Power BI over the on-premises PBIRS. as of May 2020 – these features may change over time. To begin with, what is PowerBI.com vs. Power BI Report Server? Microsoft offers free, Pro, and Premium licensing options for Power BI in the cloud.
Working with JSON Data in Power BI
In this article I’ll give a brief overview of how you can easily work with JSON formatted data in Power BI. To keep things interesting, we’ll create a simple listening history report from our JSON formatted Spotify data. The first step in our example will source your personal data from Spotify. To do this, log onto www.spotify.com, click on “Account”, and then go to your privacy settings: Next, scroll down to your personal data.