So, you have explored Power BI (free) and wanted to start some action in the cloud. Suddenly you realise that your data is stored in an on-premise SQL data source and you still wanted to get insights up in the cloud and share it with your senior business management.
Microsoft’s on-premises data gateway is a bridge that can securely transfer your data to Power BI service from your on-premises data source.
Power BI pro licenses have been procured already for the required no of users (this is a MUST)
Users are already part of Azure AD and can sign in to Power BI service as part of Office 365 offering
You can build and setup a machine to act as a gateway between your Azure cloud service and on-premises data sources.… [Keep reading] “Setup a Power BI Gateway”