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Power BI reports based on Business Central online data becomes faster!    

Summary – Power BI Reports in Business Central

From February 2022, reports in Power BI created from Business Central online data will update even faster. The new Business Central connector for Power BI will connect to a read-only database replica and improve performance of Power BI data refreshes, meaning improved performance. 

Additional Information

The feature was announced with Wave 2021 (Wave 2) of Business Central. For the full information from Microsoft take a look at this web page.

How do I get this?

If you are on Dynamics 365 Business Central in the cloud you will get these changes when Wave 2 2021 is applied to your system.

Further Information

If you have any questions about this or need assistance, then please contact the GCC Group Support Team on 0345 260 1151 or

Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central

Dynamics 365 Business Central is a cloud-based, all-in-one ERP business management solution from Microsoft. 

Designed to integrate with the full Microsoft suite – such as Outlook, Excel, and Power Apps – Business Central can connect and automate your business from managing your accounts, stock, projects, manufacturing and sales.

Become a smarter, more agile, and better-informed business with Business Central – a solution which can evolve and grow as your business grows.

Business Central offers:

  • Greater control and insight of your business
  • Real time business reporting
  • Cloud benefits – secure access from anywhere
  • Full Microsoft 365 integration – increasing collaboration and efficiency across your business
  • Customisations for specific industry needs with Power Apps, Power Automate and Power BI

Business Central is flexible to suit any business needs so simply choose which modules are needed for your business.

Speak to a member of the GCC team and find out more about Dynamics 365 Business Central.