Cannot set the initialization properties for OLE DB provider “MSOLAP” for linked server, Double Hop Authentication

Ohhh… Well the above words can only describe the pain which I encountered again on a different combination of multi server components authentication of MSBI using windows authentication. Well the set up, I worked with is as follows: So as it goes, I had a chart on SSRS, which sources the data from the SQL Read More …

SQL – Drop and Rebuild Foreign Keys, Dynamic ALTER Statements

In the data warehousing world of relationship, identification at the earliest is vital (lets say we are targeting a star schema Kimball model). But at times you miss out on the critical information during requirement phase and later is brought (even change of business requirements) on table that you have add a new dimension to Read More …

SQL: Joins and Where clause, a mix to be aware (Logical Query Processing Phases)

Hi, Recently I got engaged in a discussion, Which I feel the ones that really was an eye opener for me and some thing i thought trivial played an important role in my day today work. The conversation went as What is the effect of WHERE¬†clause in a (INNER/LEFT/RIGHT) join, if moved to ON clause Read More …