Managing Superset access

You control access to Superset data sources by using Superset roles and permissions.

Superset has three roles mapped to BigAnimal roles:

  • Gamma
  • Alpha
  • Admin

Learn more about Superset roles, users, and permissions management in Superset Security.

The Superset roles map to BigAnimal permissions. You can add the Superset BigAnimal permissions to BigAnimal user roles, as needed.

Superset roleDescriptionBigAnimal permissions mapped to Superset role
GammaView data that user has been granted access to, create dashboardsReader
AlphaAll Superset Gamma privileges, plus the ability to add or modify data sourcesContributor
AdminAll Superset Alpha privileges, plus access to SQL Lab and the ability to grant or revoke access to data to other usersAccount owner

To assign Superset permissions to the BigAnimal user role, see Changing role permissions.