Statement Element (XMLA)

APPLIES TO:yesSQL Server Analysis ServicesyesAzure Analysis Services

Contains a query or statement to be sent using the Execute method to an instance of Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services.



Element Characteristics

Characteristic Description
Data type and length String
Default value None
Cardinality 0-n: Optional element that can occur more than once.

Element Relationships

Relationship Element
Parent elements Command
Child elements None


The Statement command executes a query or statement on the Analysis Services instance. Analysis Services supports the following languages:

  • Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)

  • Data Mining Extensions (MDX)

  • A subset of Structured Query Language (SQL)

See Also

Commands (XMLA)