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DISCOVER_STORAGE_TABLES Rowset

Allows the client to determine the tables that are included in an Analysis Services database running in Tabular or SharePoint mode.

The DISCOVER_STORAGE_TABLES rowset contains the following columns.

Column name

Type indicator

Length

Description

DATABASE_NAME

DBTYPE_WSTR

Specifies the database name that contains the tables.

The DISCOVER_STORAGE_TABLES rowset can be restricted by using this column. If this column is not used to restrict the rowset, the current database is used.

CUBE_NAME

DBTYPE_WSTR

Specifies the cube or model that contains the tables.

The DISCOVER_STORAGE_TABLES rowset can be restricted by using this column.

MEASURE_GROUP_NAME

DBTYPE_WSTR

The name of the measure group.

PARTITION_NAME

DBTYPE_WSTR

The name of the partition.

DIMENSION_NAME

DBTYPE_WSTR

The name of the dimension.

TABLE_ID

DBTYPE_WSTR

The ID of the table that is used to store the table attributes.

TABLE_PARTITIONS_COUNT

DBTYPE_ WSTR

The table partition count.

HINT_TABLE_TYPE

DBTYPE_ WSTR

The hint of the table type.

ROWS_COUNT

DBTYPE_UI4

The number of rows in the partition.

RIVIOLATION_COUNT

DBTYPE_UI4

The number of rows with referential integrity violations.

The DISCOVER_STORAGE_TABLES rowset can be restricted on the columns listed in the following table.

Column name

Type indicator

Restriction State

DATABASE_NAME

DBTYPE_WSTR

Optional.

CUBE_NAME

DBTYPE_WSTR

Optional.

MEASURE_GROUP_NAME

DBTYPE_WSTR

Optional

PARTITION_NAME

DBTYPE_WSTR

Optional

The following code sample returns a list of the storage tables and the number of rows in each, from the default database on the current connection.

SELECT TABLE_ID, ROWS_COUNT
FROM $system.DISCOVER_STORAGE_TABLES
ORDER BY TABLE_ID DESC
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