Power BI Report Server

Microsoft announced Power BI Premium. It is a new, capacity-based licensing model with a very interesting feature – maintain and manage your Power BI reports on-premises using Power BI Report Server!

Power BI Report Server is an on-premises server that allows the deployment, management and distribution of Power BI reports (paginated and mobile reports also). It is built on SQL Server Reporting Services and it provide the same functionalities as SSRS.

To publish Power BI reports user must have a Power BI Pro license, to view reports no additional license is required.

Power BI Report Server is licensed per core. The same number of cores provisioned in the cloud can be consumed on-premises (in the same time!).

Customer with SQL Server Enterprise licensed per core and active Software Assurance can also deploy Power BI Report Server.

Availability – second quarter of 2017!



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