Designing Analysis Services Multidimensional Database Objects

The following topics provide guidance on designing Analysis Services multidimensional database objects.

Defining an Analysis Services Database

Describes how to define an Analysis Services database.

Defining Data Sources (Analysis Services)

Describes how to define Analysis Services data source objects.

Designing Data Source Views (Analysis Services)

Describes how to design Analysis Services data source views.

Designing Dimensions

Describes how to design Analysis Services dimension objects.

Designing Cubes

Describes how to design Analysis Services cube objects.

Designing Multidimensional Objects without an Existing Relational Schema

Describes how to design multidimensional database objects without an existing relational schema.

Analysis Services Personalization Extensions

Describes how to design Personalization Extensions for SQL Server 2008 Analysis Services.