The content in this topic was for Project Crescent, the code name in Microsoft SQL Server Code-Named “Denali”, Community Technology Preview 3 (CTP 3). Power View is the new name for Project Crescent in Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Release Candidate 0 (RC0).
Important: Most Power View documentation for RC0 is now in the Business Intelligence section of the TechNet Library.
System requirements for Power View is the latest version of this topic, updated for SQL Server 2012 RC0.
Project Crescent Overview