Microsoft SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) (Repository) - Import - Cloud

Talend Cloud Data Catalog Bridges

author
Talend Documentation Team
EnrichVersion
Cloud
EnrichProdName
Talend Cloud
EnrichPlatform
Talend Data Catalog

Note: This bridge is not available in Talend Cloud Data Catalog by default. You need to set up a remote harvesting agent to import metadata from this source. For more information, see Deploying a remote harvesting agent in Talend Cloud Data Catalog Administration guide.

Bridge Requirements

This bridge:
  • requires the tool to be installed to access its SDK.

  • is only supported on Microsoft Windows.

Bridge Specifications

Vendor Microsoft
Tool Name SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS)
Tool Version 9.0 (2005) to 14.x (2017)
Tool Web Site http://msdn2.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms159106.aspx
Supported Methodology [Business Intelligence] Metadata Repository, Data Store (Physical Data Model, OLAP Dimensional Model, Stored Procedure Expression Parsing), BI Report (Relational Source, Dimensional Source, Expression Parsing, Report Structure) via .Net API
Data Profiling
Remote Repository Browsing for Model Selection
Incremental Harvesting
Multi-Model Harvesting

SPECIFICATIONS
Tool: Microsoft / SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) version 9.0 (2005) to 14.x (2017) via .Net API
See http://msdn2.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms159106.aspx
Metadata: [Business Intelligence] Metadata Repository, Data Store (Physical Data Model, OLAP Dimensional Model, Stored Procedure Expression Parsing), BI Report (Relational Source, Dimensional Source, Expression Parsing, Report Structure)
Component: MicrosoftSqlServerRepositoryRs version 11.0.0

OVERVIEW
The bridge imports SSRS Reports from a corresponding SQL Server Repository using the SQL Server SDK APIs.

REQUIREMENTS
In order for this bridge to connect to the SQL Server Repository and import, it is necessary to ensure that the SQL Server Client Components are installed properly and corresponding services are running locally or in your local network. The bridge uses Windows Authentication to connect to Reporting Services. Please be sure the application is logged into Windows Domain as a User which has appropriate rights to the objects you wish to import.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
n/a

LIMITATIONS
Refer to the current general known limitations at http://metaintegration.com/Products/MIMB/MIMBKnownLimitations.html or bundled in Documentation/ReadMe/MIMBKnownLimitations.html

SUPPORT
Provide a trouble shooting package with debug log. Debug log can be set in the UI or in conf/conf.properties with MIR_LOG_LEVEL=6


Bridge Parameters

Parameter Name Description Type Values Default Scope
SQL Server Version Specifies the version of SQL Server. ENUMERATED
SQL Server 2017
SQL Server 2016
SQL Server 2014
SQL Server 2012
SQL Server 2008
SQL Server 2005
2008  
Report Server URL Report server well-formed URL starting with http:// or https://. For report server running in native mode, the path to the report server where the necessary reports are located (e.g. http://servername/reportserver or http://servername:portnumber/reportserver). For report server running in SharePoint integrated mode, the URL of the SharePoint site where the reports are deployed (e.g. http://servername) STRING   http://localhost/ReportServer Mandatory
RS Report Specify here the path of a Report located on the server, e.g.
/FolderName/ReportName
REPOSITORY_MODEL     Mandatory
AS File Specify here an Analysis Service Database file path.
Useful if the selected report is based on an AS database.
Allows connecting the report to the source AS database. Otherwise, this parameter should be left empty.
FILE
*.xmla
*.asdatabase
   

 

Bridge Mapping

Meta Integration Repository (MIR)
Metamodel
(based on the OMG CWM standard)
"Microsoft SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) (Repository)"
Metamodel
MicrosoftSqlServerRs
Mapping Comments
     
Attribute Table Field  
DesignLevel Logical Physical  
Name Name  
NativeType Column  
PhysicalName Name  
BaseType Database Field Datatype  
Name   Derived from the datatype
PhysicalName   Derived from the datatype
Class Database Table  
CppClassType   Set to ENTITY
CppPersistent   Set to True
DesignLevel Logical Physical  
Name Name  
NativeType Table  
ClassifierMap DataSet  
Name name  
Cube OLAPCube  
CubeDimensionAssociation OLAPCubeDimension  
DataAttribute SQL/MDX Item  
Name name  
Position position  
DataSet SQL/MDX Query  
Name name  
DatabaseSchema Database Schema  
DesignLevel Logical Physical  
Name Name  
NativeType Schema  
Stereotype Source  
DerivedType Database Field Datatype Report Field Datatype  
DataType Datatype  
Length length  
Name   Derived from the datatype
PhysicalName   Derived from the datatype
DesignPackage Report Data/Report Design and for each database catalog  
Name Name  
NativeType Logical Physical  
UserDefined False  
Dimension OLAP Dimension  
Description Description  
Name Name  
DimensionAttribute OLAPDimension Attribute  
Name Name  
FeatureMap   FeatureMap objects are used to hold the lineage of QueryItems DataAttributes, ReportDataAttributes
Operation expression text  
Hierarchy OLAPHierarchy  
Name Name  
HierarchyLevelAssociation OLAPHierarchyLevel  
Name Name  
Level OLAPLevel  
Name Name  
LevelAssociation OLAPHierarchyAssociation  
Name Name  
LevelAttribute OLAPLevel Attribute  
Name Name  
Measure OLAP Measure  
Description Description  
Name Name  
Encoding UTF-8  
ToolVersion 9.0 (2005) to 10.0 (2008  
VendorName Microsoft  
OlapSchema OLAP DataBase  
DesignLevel Logical Physical  
Name Name  
Report Report  
Description Description  
Name Name  
ReportAttribute ReportField  
DesignLevel Logical Physical  
Name Name  
NativeType Query Field,BuildIn, Parameter Value  
ReportChart Image  
Name Name  
ReportDataSet Fields, Parameters, Query  
Description Description  
Name Name  
ReportField Field  
Name Name  
ReportList List  
Name Name  
ReportMatrix Matrix  
Name Name  
ReportPage Page  
Name Name  
ReportPageBody Subreport  
Name Name  
ReportPageFooter Subreport  
Name Name  
ReportRectangle Rectangle  
Name Name  
ReportTable Table  
Name Name  
ReportText Textbox  
Name Name  
StoreConnection Database  
DesignLevel Logical Physical  
Name Name  
NativeType Catalog  
StoreModel Report  
Description Description  
DesignLevel Logical Physical  
Name File Name  
NativeType Report