StorageMode Element (ASSL)

Determines the storage mode for the parent element.


<Cube> <!-- or Dimension, MeasureGroup, Partition -->  

Element Characteristics

Characteristic Description
Data type and length String (enumeration)
Default value MOLAP
Cardinality 0-1: Optional element that can occur once and only once.

Element Relationships

Relationship Element
Parent elements Cube Element (ASSL), Dimension Element (ASSL), MeasureGroup Element (ASSL), Partition Element (ASSL)
Child elements None


The value of this element is limited to one of the strings listed in the following table.

Value Description
MOLAP The parent uses multidimensional OLAP (MOLAP) storage.
ROLAP The parent uses relational OLAP (ROLAP) storage.
HOLAP The parent uses hybrid OLAP (HOLAP) storage.

Note: This value is not valid for Dimension parent elements.
InMemory The parent uses IMBI storage.

The enumeration that corresponds to the allowed values for StorageMode in the Analysis Management Objects (AMO) object model is StorageMode.

The elements that correspond to the parents of StorageMode in the Analysis Management Objects (AMO) object model are Cube, Dimension, MeasureGroup, and Partition.

See Also

Properties (ASSL)