Data sources that Power BI connects to directly rather than loading the data into the Power BI service. For example, using a gateway to connect directly to SQL Server Analysis Services.
Push data directly from an application into a Power BI dataset. See the Power BI Developer Center for more information
This is the max data rate for the Power BI REST API. See Power BI REST API Limits for more information.
$9.99 / user / monthPOWER BI PRO
|Data capacity limit||1 GB/user||10 GB/user|
|Create, view and share your personal dashboards and reports with other Power BI users||•||•|
|Author content with the Power BI Desktop||•||•|
|Explore data with Natural Language1||•||•|
|Access your dashboards on mobile devices using native apps for iOS, Windows, and Android||•||•|
|Consume curated content packs for services like Dynamics, Salesforce, and Google Analytics||•||•|
|Import data and reports from Excel, CSV and Power BI Desktop files||•||•|
|Publish to web 2||•||•|
|Consume content that is scheduled to refresh||Daily||Up to 8 times per day|
|Consume streaming data in your dashboards and reports||10K rows/hour||1M rows/hour|
|Consume live data sources with full interactivity||•|
|Access on-premises data using the Data Connectivity Gateways (Personal and Data Management)||•|
|Collaborate with your team using Office 365 Groups in Power BI||•|
|Create, publish and view organizational content packs||•|
|Manage access control and sharing through Active Directory groups||•|
|Shared data queries through the Data Catalog||•|
Every user consuming Power BI Pro content requires a Power BI Pro License. Learn more about Power BI Pro content.
1 Natural Language query is currently only supported in English.
2 Power BI publish to web is a pre-release preview feature that is currently being made available to Microsoft Power BI users at no additional cost. Microsoft may decide to charge users for some or all aspects of the Publish to Web feature once the final commercial version is released. Prior to the commercial release of the Power BI publish to web feature, Microsoft will announce pricing and licensing details.