Meta Integration® Model Bridge (MIMB)
"Metadata Integration" Solution

MIMB Bridge Documentation

MIMB Import Bridge from SAS BI Visual Analytics

Bridge Specifications

Vendor SAS
Tool Name BI Visual Analytics
Tool Version 9.3
Tool Web Site https://www.sas.com/en_us/software/visual-analytics.html
Supported Methodology [Business Intelligence] Multi-Model, Metadata Repository, Data Store (Record Model, OLAP Dimensional Model, Stored Procedure Expression Parsing), BI Report (Relational Source, Dimensional Source, Expression Parsing, Report Structure) via Java API

SPECIFICATIONS
Tool: SAS / BI Visual Analytics version 9.3 via Java API
See https://www.sas.com/en_us/software/visual-analytics.html
Metadata: [Business Intelligence] Multi-Model, Metadata Repository, Data Store (Record Model, OLAP Dimensional Model, Stored Procedure Expression Parsing), BI Report (Relational Source, Dimensional Source, Expression Parsing, Report Structure)
Component: SasBi version 11.0.0

OVERVIEW
This bridge imports SAS Business Intelligence metadata.

REQUIREMENTS
n/a

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
n/a

LIMITATIONS
Refer to the current general known limitations at http://metaintegration.com/Products/MIMB/MIMBKnownLimitations.html or bundled in Documentation/ReadMe/MIMBKnownLimitations.html
This bridge supports reports created in SAS Visual Analytics Designer tool.
Other report types (SAS Web Report Studio) are not supported.

SUPPORT
Provide a trouble shooting package with:
- the debug log (can be set in the UI or in conf/conf.properties with MIR_LOG_LEVEL=6)
- the metadata backup if available (can be set in the Miscellaneous parameter with option -backup)


Bridge Parameters

Parameter Name Description Type Values Default Scope
File The spk file to import from.

To create a SAS Package file in SAS Management Console:
1. Connect to the metadata server.
2. Select the Folders tab.
3. Right-click the SAS Folders node, and click 'Export SAS Package'.
4. Enable the option 'Include dependent objects when retrieving initial collection of objects'.
5. Follow the wizard screens to select folders and objects of interest and create the SPK file.

Make sure to include the following objects required by your selection:
- Libraries
- Servers
- Connections

You can also use the ExportPackage command line utility to generate the SPK file.
See this page for details:
http://documentation.sas.com/?docsetId=bisag&docsetTarget=n008xsxs34mvcwn1qrgcmugpzu6i.htm&docsetVersion=9.4&locale=en
FILE *.spk   Mandatory

 

Bridge Mapping

Mapping information is not available

Last updated on Wed, 18 Nov 2020 17:34:26

Copyright © Meta Integration Technology, Inc. 1997-2020 All Rights Reserved.

Meta Integration® is a registered trademark of Meta Integration Technology, Inc.
All other trademarks, trade names, service marks, and logos referenced herein belong to their respective companies.