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evv
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Difference between Frequent and Occasional Users

 

Hi All,

 

I'm going through the process of pricing PowerBI Premium, and was curious as to the number of views per week/month, that distinguish an "occasional" user from a "frequent" user. I know that the calculator says "multiple times a week" for a frequent user, but doesn't specify anything for occasional. Are there any actual hard numbers of views tied to these user types?

 

Thanks, any info is greatly appreciated.

 

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GilbertQ
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I agree that this could possibly be a bit of a challenge to understand.

I would say that an occasional user is someone who logs in maybe once a week or less. Which means on occasion they might log in and view a report or dashboard.




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@GilbertQ, I have a follow up question if you can answer please...

 

So if I am buying licenses for lets say 1000 users, out of which 50 will be Pro users.

Out of other 950, what difference does it make if I put 450 in frequent and 500 in occasional or the other way around?

Because the cost associated doesn't change as such.

 

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Hi there

To be honest there is no real difference, it uses that to try and gauge how much load your Premium Capacity will be under. But there are a whole host of things to consider to see how loaded your capacity will be.




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