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Topic: Power BI Report Server - Distributed environment - ALIAS 

1.  Power BI Report Server - Distributed environment - ALIAS

Posted 10 days ago

I have configured a distributed environment with following servers :

- serv1 in VLAN1 for PowerBI Report Server
- serv2 in VLAN2 for SSAS Tabular
- serv3 in VLAN3 for DB SQL Server

When Connecting to PBI Dasboard from an external browser, I set the connectin string to Data Source=servername:portnumber;Initial
If I set the connection string to : Data Source=ALIASName:portnumber;Initial , connection will fail and got that I should configure Kerberos!
Is there any limitation please about putting alias name instead of explicit servename?

Any help will be appreciated.

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