Archive for category: Tabular

Connect Suggestion: SSAS Tabular Images In Azure VM Gallery

7 July, 2016 (12:19) | Azure, Connect, SSAS, Tabular | By: Mark V

Greetings, noble readers. Currently, when utilizing the SQL Server images in the VM Gallery in Azure, any installations of SQL Server Analysis Services default to Multidimensional. Thus, if you want SSAS Tabular, you have additional work to perform. I was just chatting with a Senior Program Manager on the SQL Server Analysis Services product team. […]

Survey: Changing Model.bim Filename In SSAS Tabular Projects

22 January, 2014 (13:16) | SSAS, Survey, Tabular | By: Mark V

I am working for a client that has several Tabular models and are developing more. Even thought the process of developing Tabular models in SSDT could use some improvement, I am happy to see this exciting technology being adopted. I noticed that the models here are pretty much all called Model.bim in the project. I […]

Technical Article: Report Model (SMDL) Alternatives in SQL Server 2012

28 August, 2013 (10:00) | Articles, Power Pivot, SSAS, SSRS, Tabular | By: Mark V

It is with tremendous joy that I announce the release of my very first Technical Article! Click the image below to get a copy of your very own. When I first started in the SQL Server business with Digineer about 6.5 years ago, one of my earliest projects was implementing a SQL Server 2005 Report […]

SSAS 2012 Tabular CONNECT Digest – VOTE PLEASE

4 June, 2013 (14:06) | Connect, SSAS, Tabular | By: Mark V

A while back, I had the opportunity to implement an SSAS 2012 Tabular Model for a client. While I am really excited about the technology itself, I did find some challenges with the development environment in SQL Server Data Tools (SSDT), the SQL 2012 successor to Business Intelligence Development Studio. This post is a quick […]