Edit or remove a cube

You can open this option from Tools ->> BusinessIntelligencePlus ->> Manage Cubes in order to create, edit or remove a Cube.

The creation of a cube is explained in the following page: Create a new cube

Edit a cube

Each time you create a cube, the design of the cube is saved so you will be able to edit it (add new attributes, new conditions, change the names or the data types)

You can edit a cube that was previously created, by selecting the cube name in the 'Edit Cube' option:

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Then, you will be able to modify the following items:

  • remove an attribute
  • edit an attribute name and data type
  • add new attributes
  • edit conditions.

For example, add the attribute BranchGeolocation:

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Once you edit the cube as desired, in the third step you will be able to visualize a summary of the edited cube:

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When editing a cube, BusinessIntelligencePlus is going to:

  • Impact the new cube design into BusinessIntelligencePlus database
  • Load the data according to new design
  • Import in the Knowledge Base the necessary objects to query the cube.
  • Save the cube in the KB´s preferences so you will be able to edit it later

Remove a cube

If you want to remove a cube you need to select the cube which you want to delete in the 'Remove Cube' option.

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Once you finish, the cube will be deleted:

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When removing the cube, BusinessIntelligencePlus is going to:

  • Remove the data from the BusinessIntelligencePlus database
  • Remove the cube structure
  • Remove the cube from the KB´s preferences