Power BI – Granular control with Analysis Services server properties


From all of the great new announcements made recently on Power BI, one of them should be very well known by all Power BI Administrators and Capacity Administrators: Analysis Services server properties in Power BI Premium (Public Preview).

Having a way to overwrite some of the Power BI Premium and Power BI Embedded threshold (existing capacity settings) at workspace level brings:

An easy journey for SSAS or AAS migration reducing parity (Feature comparison) for performance and management. Capability to implement granular control of resource usage at workspace levels being able to alter query behavior >>> Reducing noisy workspaces neighbor’s impact using the same