By Derek Wilson

Key Features

  • Build and set up Tabular version initiatives from relational facts sources
  • Leverage DAX and create high-performing calculated fields and measures
  • Create ad-hoc experiences according to a Tabular version solution
  • Useful the way to computer screen and optimize your tabular solutions

Book Description

SQL Server research provider (SSAS) has been accepted throughout a number of companies to construct shrewdpermanent on-line analytical reporting options. It contains sorts of modeling for research providers: Tabular and Multi Dimensional. This publication covers Tabular modeling, which makes use of tables and relationships with a quick in-memory engine to supply cutting-edge compression algorithms and question performance.

The booklet starts by way of fast taking you thru the suggestions required to version tabular info and manage the required instruments and prone. As you discover ways to create tabular types utilizing instruments equivalent to Excel and tool View, you’ll be proven numerous options to install your version at the server and select a question mode (In-memory or DirectQuery) that most closely fits your reporting needs.

You’ll additionally how to enforce key and newly brought DAX services to create calculated columns and measures to your version information. final yet now not least, you’ll be proven options to help you administer and safe your BI implementation besides a few standard counsel and tips to optimize your reporting solution.

By the top of this publication, you’ll have received hands-on adventure with the strong new gains which have been additional to Tabular versions in SSAS 2016 and you’ll be capable to increase consumer delight with swifter experiences and analytical queries.

What you'll learn

  • All approximately Tabular prone mode and the way it hurries up development
  • Build options utilizing pattern info sets
  • Explore integrated activities and transitions in SSAS 2016
  • Implement row, column, and position dependent defense in a Tabular information model
  • Realize the advantages of In-Memory and DirectQuery deployment modes
  • Get modern at the new positive factors further to SQL Server 2016 research Services
  • Optimize facts versions and Relationships Usage

About the Author

Derek Wilson is a specialist, speaker, and the Director of commercial Intelligence and Analytics. he's liable for the final structure, technique, and supply of BI, analytics, and predictive strategies. during this function, he's fascinated about remodeling how the corporate leverages its facts resources to force profit and reduce expenses.

Wilson has over sixteen years of expertise in info expertise engaged on databases, company reporting, and company intelligence strategies. Over his profession, he has been a part of IT companies, enterprise devices, and consulting corporations, which gives him with a different point of view on easy methods to converse the worth of expertise to company leaders. Wilson earned a master’s measure from center Tennessee country collage and a bachelor’s measure from the collage of North Florida.

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