ADO.NET Provider Overview
The SQL Analysis Services ADO.NET Provider offers the most natural way to access SQL Analysis Services data from any .NET application. Simply use SQL Analysis Services Data Provider objects to connect and access data just as you would access any traditional database. You will be able to use the SQL Analysis Services Data Provider through Visual Studio Server Explorer, in code through familiar classes, and in data controls like DataGridView, GridView, DataSet, etc.
Using the SQL Analysis Services Data Provider
The SQL Analysis Services Data Provider wraps the complexity of accessing SQL Analysis Services services in an easy-to-integrate, fully managed ADO.NET Data Provider. Applications then access SQL Analysis Services through the SQL Analysis Services Data Provider with simple Transact-SQL.
The CData ADO.NET Provider for SQL Analysis Services hides the complexity of accessing data and provides additional powerful security features, smart caching, batching, socket management, and more.
Working with DataAdapters, DataSets, DataTables, etc.
The SQL Analysis Services Data Provider has the same ADO.NET architecture as the native .NET data providers for SQL Server and OLEDB, including SQLAnalysisServicesConnection, SQLAnalysisServicesCommand, SQLAnalysisServicesAdapter, SQLAnalysisServicesDataReader, SQLAnalysisServicesDataSource, SQLAnalysisServicesParameter, etc. Because of this you can now access SQL Analysis Services data in an easy, familiar way.
More Than Read-Only: Full Update/CRUD Support
SQL Analysis Services Data Provider goes beyond read-only functionality to deliver full support for Create, Read, Update, and Delete operations (CRUD). Your end-users can interact with the data presented by the SQL Analysis Services Data Provider as easily as interacting with a database table.
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