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Power BI Weekly Issue 48: 3rd March 2020

A number of updates for you all this week. We can now configure our on-premise gateways to Use the Dataset owner's security context (UPN) for Refresh-based Reports (Public Preview), there is a new New Power BI tab for Microsoft Teams, you can now Promote your reports, dashboards, and apps on Power BI Home, and there is a new v3 .NET SDK to interact with the Power BI APIs.

Elsewhere this week, Ben Gribaudo has continued the Power Query M Primer series, with Part 17: Type System II – Facets, Darren Gosbell has described How to make the Gantt chart show events in progress, and James Broome has continued his series on Azure Analysis Services – How to query all the measures in a model from .NET.

Data Prep

Covering: Power Query (M), Dataflows, Data connectors, Analysis Services

Data Modeling

Covering: Relationships, Calculated Columns, Calculated Measures, Calculated Tables, DAX

Report Design and Visualizations

Covering: Report layout and formatting, Mobile reports, Native & Custom visuals, R & Python integration, Visual interactions, Report Themes

Data Exploration

Covering: Dashboards, Quick Insights, Q&A, Filters, Bookmarks, Drill-through

Deployment, Security and Operations

Covering: Apps and App Workspaces, Template Apps, Datasets, Gateways, Security, Sharing, Licences, REST APIs, PowerShell cmdlets, .NET SDK


Covering: Public service announcements, Cross-topic feature summaries, Power BI Overviews, Upcoming webinars/events, Power BI Certifications


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