Oracle and Power BI Write-Back

   Power ON is now supporting write-back from Power BI directly to an Oracle DB. The Table Editor custom visual has proven to be a powerful solution for companies that are deploying Power BI. Via the Visual Planning WebService, the table editor can now write to any Oracle database. Here is how it works: Create[…]

Automate Restore from PBID to SSAS Azure

SSAS Tabular in Azure is gaining widespread adoption in the Power BI community. The best way to currently develop a model for SSAS Azure Tabular is one of two ways: Use SQL Server Data Tools and Visual Studio to deploy the model to Azure. Use the Azure Console to import a Power BI Desktop model[…]

Power ON joins Council on Competitiveness

We are proud to announce that our Senior Staff has been invited to participate at the Council on Competitiveness. Power ON realizes that cyber-security is important for our customers and we are excited to join the DC based initiative to make sure your data stays safe.    Cybersecurity: Ensuring Prosperity and National Security in a[…]

Planning Process and Solutions are in Transition

Budget Once – Forecast Forever Power BI provides unparalleled ability to analyze your data, uncover potentials and reveal problems. Exactly what you need when creating budgets or doing forecasting. Why is it that traditional BI solutions do not have forecasting capabilities, except IBM Planning Analytics? IBM just combined Cognos and Watson to enable customers to[…]

Visual Planning Webinar with Pragmatic Works

   Please view the webinar we developed together with our strategic partner, Pragmatic Works.Per Solli presents write-back in Power BI with Matrix, Table Editor, Workflow, full Security Models, Commenting and Sub-Reporting and Pop-Up. Visual Planning is turning Power BI into a fully fledged Planning solution for the Enterprise. Corporate Performance Management in a new dimension.[…]

Power Update – From Power BI Desktop to SQL Server

Industrial Strength Data Transfer from Power BI Desktop to SQL Server Power ON is adding support to transfer the data from a Power BI Desktop data model to any version of SQL Server, including Azure, in Power Update. To learn more about Power Update you can read in Power Pivot Pro’s blog. In order to[…]


SERIOUSLY. Power BI now runs stand-alone on a laptop. Power ON’s Integrated Business Suite is running on localhost, disconnected from the internet. What this means for business users is that Power BI can run inside the corporate Firewall. “You will also be able to confidently scale to thousands of users, because Power BI Report Server[…]

Visual Planning for Power BI on both Cloud and On-Premises

Microsoft just made available today, what is expected to be the final preview of Power BI Report Server before launch. ”When you buy Power BI Premium, your subscription includes capacity in the cloud for the Power BI service as well as a license to run Power BI Report Server in your own on-premises capacity. If[…]

Customer Quotes

We are proud of the products we make, and when customers unsolicited share their positive experience with us, we want to share them with you too:   Location Comment Matthew Grove says: May 11, 2017 I have no doubt that PowerUpdate is one of the biggest reasons for all the big success our Business[…]

Full Cycle Corporate Performance Management in Power BI

Power On Apps built by Centida.  Driver-based Revenue Planning With driver-based Revenue Planning, users can login to Power BI, enter and modify metrics that drives their business. When users save their modifications with ‘Save Changes’, all metrics in the model is recalculated on the fly, and all Power BI visuals are updated instantly. The slicers[…]