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Managing OLAP Cube Data

Exporting and Importing Cubes

Cubes are exported and imported as part of a SAS package. SAS Management Console is one of the user interfaces that can perform the import and export of packages. For more information about creating SAS packages, see "Overview of the Promotion Tools" in the SAS Intelligence Platform: System Administration Guide.

The data administrator impact of exporting and importing cubes is that when cubes are imported, the tables used in the cube must be available and that building the aggregations for the cube is computationally intensive. The following list highlights some best practices:

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