DIEF: New version released

Microsoft has just announced a release of a new version of the data import export framework. There are some very exciting features listed. I’ll copy and paste some highlights and a link below.


Happy DAXing!



What’s New :

  • Part of foundation layer in CU7.
  • 150  Entitiesout of the box ( 80+ new entities added)
    • Master Data
    • Reference Data
    • Journals
    • System Configuration data
    • Application configuration data – Parameters, Reference data, etc.
  • New Retail specific entities
  • New file types added for import as well as export
    • XML file – attribute and element based.
    • Excel file
  • Compare and copy entity data across companies
  • Copy entity data across companies
  • Support for exporting data in multiple formats – delimited, fixed width, XML and excel for bulk data.
  • Role based security and privacy extension for Entities and Processing Group
  • Securing Processing group by company.
  • Enhancements to custom entity creation


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