DimensionTypeEnum enumeration

Applies to: PerformancePoint Services for SharePoint Server, Enterprise version
Represents the types of dimension.

Namespace:  Microsoft.PerformancePoint.Scorecards
Assembly:  Microsoft.PerformancePoint.Scorecards.Client (in Microsoft.PerformancePoint.Scorecards.Client.dll)

public enum DimensionTypeEnum

Member nameDescription
AccountsRepresents a dimension that contains an accounts structure with parent-child relationships.
BillOfMaterialsRepresents a dimension that represents a material/component breakdown.

The parent-child relationship implies that a parent is composed of its child elements.

ChannelRepresents a dimension that contains information about a distribution channel.
CurrencyRepresents a dimension that contains currency information.
CustomersRepresents a dimension that contains customer information.

The lowest (leaf) level represents individual customers.

GeographyRepresents a dimension that contains a geographic hierarchy.
MeasureRepresents a dimension that contains measures.
OrganizationRepresents a dimension that represents the reporting structure of an organization.
OtherRepresents a dimension of the default dimension type, which is used for dimensions that are not time dimensions or measure dimensions.
ProductsRepresents a dimension that contains product information.

The lowest (leaf) level represents individual products.

PromotionRepresents a dimension that contains information about marketing and advertising promotions.
QuantitativeRepresents a dimension that contains quantitative elements such as income level or number of children.
RatesRepresents a dimension that contains different types of rates such as Buy, Sell, or Discounted.
ScenarioRepresents a dimension that contains business scenarios.
TimeRepresents a dimension that refers to time periods.
UnknownRepresents a dimension with an unknown or unspecified type.
UtilityRepresents a dimension that contains only calculated members.

This type of dimension is usually used for data visualization techniques.