Applies to: PerformancePoint Services for SharePoint Server, Enterprise versionRepresents a connection to an external data source provider.
Assembly: Microsoft.PerformancePoint.Scorecards.Client (in Microsoft.PerformancePoint.Scorecards.Client.dll)
A data source object is one of the first class object (FCO) types in PerformancePoint Services in Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010. Data sources are stored in a SharePoint document library (by default, the PerformancePoint Data Connections Library), but other FCOs are stored in a SharePoint list.
A supported development scenario for PerformancePoint Services is to create a custom tabular data source. For more information, see Development Scenarios with PerformancePoint Services.