Clearing data from a cube using a process

In addition to loading data, TI processes can be used to:

  • Clear data
  • Move data from cube to cube
  • Automatic saving

In this recipe, we will see how to clear data from a cube using a Turbo Integrator process.

Getting ready

Ensure that TM1 Admin service is started. The demodata TM1 Server should be running and Server Explorer should be open in TM1 Architect.

How to do it…

  1. Open the Server Explorer window in TM1 Architect.
  2. Right-click on Processes and select Create New Process.
  3. On the Datasource Type tab click on IBM Cognos TM1 and select Cube View from the drop down.
  4. Click on the Browse... button, select demodata:Sales_Plan and click on the Create View... button as shown in the following screenshot:
  5. The View Extract window ...

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