Chapter 13. Interfacing with Tabular

You can create an Analysis Services solution by using existing development and client tools, such as SQL Server Data Tools (SSDT), Power BI, or Excel. Using the libraries supported in script and programming languages, you can customize these solutions. In this chapter, you will learn about these libraries for defining models and performing administrative tasks. To better understand this chapter, you will need a basic knowledge of PowerShell and/or managed languages, such as C#.

The goal of this chapter is to introduce all the libraries available to programmatically access tabular models in Analysis Services so you will be able to evaluate the correct approach based on the requirements. You will find several ...

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