Overview (Analysis Services - Multidimensional Data)

Analysis Services enables you to analyze large quantities of data. With it, you can design, create, and manage multidimensional structures that contain detail and aggregated data from multiple data sources.

To manage and work with Online Analytical Processing (OLAP) cubes, you use SQL Server Management Studio. To create new OLAP cubes, you use Business Intelligence Development Studio.

Managing Analysis Services Using SQL Server Management Studio

Contains introductory information about SQL Server Management Studio.

Analysis Services in Business Intelligence Development Studio (Analysis Services - Multidimensional Data)

Contains introductory information about Business Intelligence Development Studio.