September 2010 Entries

Does SSAS support MSDTC Transactions?
I got asked a question a while ago on whether SSAS supports the transaction settings in SSIS. To answer that we really need to understand what happens when we set the TransactionOption property to Required on an SSIS container. When you switch on transactions in SSIS it uses the Distributed Transaction Coordinator (DTC) to coordinate the transactions. The Distributed Transaction Coordinator is a Windows service that coordinates transactions across multiple processes and/or machines. I did not expect ......

Posted On Sunday, September 26, 2010 9:48 PM | Comments (2)