Christian Wade

Principal Program Manager

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Governance setting for cache refreshes from Azure Analysis Services 

Data visualization and consumption tools over Azure Analysis Services (Azure AS) sometimes store data caches to enhance report interactivity for users. The Power BI service, for example, caches dashboard tile data and report data for initial load for Live Connect reports. This post introduces the new governance setting called ClientCacheRefreshPolicy to disable automatic cache refreshes.

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Azure Analysis Services integration with VNets via On-Premises Data Gateway 

We are pleased to announce Azure Analysis Services now provides integration with cloud data sources residing on Azure Virtual Networks (VNets). Organizations use VNets for enhanced security and isolation. Cloud data sources such as Azure SQL DW and Azure Database can be secured with VNet endpoints.

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Automation of Azure Analysis Services with Service Principals and PowerShell 

Azure Analysis Services presents considerable opportunities for automation of administrative tasks including server provisioning, scale up/down, pause/resume, model management, data refresh, deployment, etc. This can leverage cloud efficiencies and helps ensure the repeatability and reliability of mission-critical systems.