What's new and planned for Power BI

This topic lists features that are planned to release from October 2022 through March 2023. Because this topic lists features that may not have released yet, delivery timelines may change and projected functionality may not be released. For more information, go to Microsoft policy.

For a list of the previous wave's release plans, go to 2022 release wave 1 plan.

In the General availability column, the feature will be delivered within the month listed. The delivery date can be any day within that month. Released features show the full date, including the date of release.

This check mark ( ) shows which features have been released for public preview or early access and for public preview, early access, and general availability.

Power BI Premium

New Power BI Premium features help organizations accelerate the delivery of insights at scale, meeting the most demanding needs of an enterprise.

Feature Enabled for Public preview General availability
Query scale-out Admins, makers, marketers, or analysts, automatically Mar 2023
Data protection enhancements - highlighting centralized Power BI DLP policies Users by admins, makers, or analysts Apr 30, 2022 Dec 2022
Hybrid tables Admins, makers, marketers, or analysts, automatically - Mar 2023
Log analytics for analysis services engine events Users by admins, makers, or analysts - Mar 2023

Power BI Pro

Power BI Pro helps organizations create a data culture by empowering every team and individual to discover and collaborate on insights.

Feature Enabled for Public preview General availability
Use an SDK to enable quick creation for third parties Users, automatically Oct 2022 -
Improved setting granularity for Power BI administration Admins, makers, marketers, or analysts, automatically Nov 2022 -
Replace Get data experience in the Power BI service Users, automatically Nov 2022 -
Dataset authoring in the Power BI Service Users, automatically Dec 2022 -
Improvements to download Power BI for large models Admins, makers, marketers, or analysts, automatically Dec 2022 -
View Excel workbooks within dataset details and lineage views Users, automatically Mar 2023 -
Power Query Diagram view in Power BI Desktop Admins, makers, marketers, or analysts, automatically Mar 2023 -
Create exportable formatted data tables Users, automatically May 2, 2022 Oct 2022
Mobile visual formatting Users by admins, makers, or analysts - Oct 2022
Create quick reports on datasets with multiple tables Users, automatically - Feb 2023

Description of Enabled for column values:

  • Users, automatically: These features include changes to the user experience and are enabled automatically.

  • Admins, makers, marketers, or analysts, automatically: These features are meant to be used by administrators, makers, marketers, or business analysts and are enabled automatically.

  • Users by admins, makers, or analysts: These features must be enabled or configured by the administrators, makers, or business analysts to be available for their users.

For a list of the countries or regions where Dynamics 365 business applications are available, go to the International availability guide. For more information about geographic areas and datacenters (regions), go to the Dynamics 365 and Microsoft Power Platform availability page.