Power BI Tools
Here are some essential tools of Power BI, as shown below:
Power BI Desktop: It is a primary authoring and publishing tool. Power BI users and developers use it to create brand new models and reports.
Power BI Desktop tool is available at free of cost.
Power BI Service: The Power BI data modules, dashboards, and reports are hosted in the online software as a service (SaaS). Sharing, administration, and collaboration happen in the cloud.
Power BI Service tool is available at the pro license, and the user has to pay $10 per month.
- Power BI Data Gateway: It works as the bridge between the Power BI service on-premises data sources such as Import, Direct Query, and Live Query. BI Admin installs Power BI.
- Power BI Report Server: It hosts paging reports, mobile reports, KPIs, and Power BI desktop reports. It requires updates in every four months and managed by the IT team.
- Power BI Mobile Apps: It is available for Android , iOS , and Windows . Microsoft Intune manages it by using this tool. You can view reports and dashboards on the Power BI Service Report Server.