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azure_power_bi_dataset_datasources Resource

Use the azure_power_bi_dataset_datasources Chef InSpec audit resource to test the properties of all Azure Power BI dataset data sources.

Azure REST API Version, Endpoint, and HTTP Client Parameters

This resource interacts with API versions supported by the resource provider. The api_version can be defined as a resource parameter. If not provided, this resource uses the latest version. For more information, refer to the azure_generic_resource document.

Unless defined, this resource uses the azure_cloud global endpoint and default values for the HTTP client. For more information, refer to the resource pack README.


This resource is available in the Chef InSpec Azure resource pack.

For information on configuring your Azure environment for Chef InSpec and creating an InSpec profile that uses the InSpec Azure resource pack, see the Chef InSpec documentation for the Azure cloud platform.


An azure_power_bi_dataset_datasources resource block returns all Azure Power BI dataset data sources.

describe azure_power_bi_dataset_datasources(dataset_id: 'DATASET_ID') do


dataset_id (required)
The dataset ID.
group_id (optional)
The workspace ID.


List of all Power BI data source IDs.

Field: datasourceId

List of all the bound gateway IDs.

Field: gatewayId

List of the data source types.

Field: datasourceType

List of the data source connection details.

Field: connectionDetails


For information on using filter criteria on plural resources, see the documentation on FilterTable

Also, refer to Azure documentation for other properties available.


Verify that a Power BI dataset data source for a server exists

describe azure_power_bi_dataset_datasources(dataset_id: 'DATASET_ID').where{ connectionDetails[:server] == 'CONNECTION_SERVER' } do
  it { should exist }


This Chef InSpec audit resource has the following special matchers. For a full list of available matchers, please visit our Universal Matchers page.


Verify that a Power BI dataset data source is not present.

describe azure_power_bi_dataset_datasources(dataset_id: 'DATASET_ID') do
  it { should_not exist }


Verify that at least one Power BI dataset data source exists.

describe azure_power_bi_dataset_datasources(dataset_id: 'DATASET_ID') do
  it { should exist }

Azure Permissions

Your Service Principal must be set up with a Dataset.Read.All role on the Azure Power BI data set you wish to test.

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