PARTITIONING SSAS CUBE

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Can any one share idea of best practice of partitioning the SSAS cube?

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Vikas GargBusiness Intelligence DeveloperCommented:
Hello,

You should partition in such a way that you don't have more than a hundred, or so partitions.  

Partitioning should be done based on retrieval. Mostly it is done on Calendar basis like in the span of years so that the data which is searched more may be covered in single partition so that fetching is faster.
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ken hanseAuthor Commented:
thanks for the anser
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