Securing the Tabular BI Semantic Model

SQL Server Technical Article


Writer: Cathy Dumas, Business Intelligence Consultant, Avantage Partners.

Contributors: Marius Dumitru, Akshai Mirchandani, Bob Meyers, Siva Harinath, Bradley Ouellette, Greg Galloway, Howie Dickerman

Technical Reviewer: Nick Medveditskov, Edward Melomed, Owen Duncan, and Dave Wickert, Microsoft; Thomas Ivarsson, Sigma AB

Published: April 2012

Applies to: SQL Server 2012


Summary: This paper introduces the security model for tabular BI semantic models in SQL Server 2012. You will learn how to create roles, implement dynamic security, configure impersonation settings, manage roles, and choose a method for connecting to models that works in your network security context.


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