Lesson 9: Defining Perspectives and Translations

In this lesson, you learn to define perspectives and translations. You can define perspectives to reduce the apparent complexity of a cube, and define translations that let users view the cube metadata in the language of their choice.


A completed project through Lesson 8 is available by downloading and installing the updated samples. For more information, see Obtaining Updated Samples in Installing Samples.

This lesson contains the following tasks:

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Lesson 10: Defining Administrative Roles

See Also


Analysis Services Tutorial Scenario
SQL Server 2005 Analysis Services Tutorial

Other Resources

Defining and Configuring a Perspective
Dimension Translations
Cube Translations
Working with Translations (SSAS)

Help and Information

Getting SQL Server 2005 Assistance