Market_Desc: Am Data Warehouse DevelopersAm DatabaseAm Business Analysts Special Features: Am The current first edition has sold more than 9, 000 copies, at $49.99; it is far and away the leading tutorial on the MDX language.Am The market for MDX tools is growing fast, and now includes Microsoft, Hyperion, SAS, SAP, and other vendors.Am The new edition is more than 60% new and revised, with 200 more pages.Am The authors are well-known authorities on MDX, and include an insider on the Microsoft Analysis Services team.Am Wiley is the leading publisher of books on data warehousing and business intelligence. About The Book: MDX Solutions is both a tutorial and a reference guide to the MDX query language. It shows data warehouse developers what they need to know to build effective multidimensional data warehouses. And it teaches users what they need to know to access and analyze data to make better business decisions.The Second Edition provides 200 additional pages of new material covering both changes in the MDX language itself as well as major changes in its implementation with the latest software releases of Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services 2005 and Hyperion Essbase. After a brief overview of the MDX language, the authors move directly to the tutorial, providing practical examples of MDX in use. They show various techniques using MDX to access data and calculate results. They also cover more advanced techniques, like aggregation, query templates, and MDX optimization.The appendixes provide a handy reference guide that users can refer to after completing the tutorial. The companion Website includes sample MDX code with sample databases which can be used to practice what they've learned.About The Book: MDX Solutions is both a tutorial and a reference guide to the MDX query language. It shows data warehouse developers what they need to know to build effective multidimensional data warehouses.
|Title||:||MDX SOLUTIONS WITH MS SQL SERVER ANALYSIS SERVICES|
|Author||:||George Spofford, Siv Kumar Harinath|
|Publisher||:||John Wiley & Sons - 2006-04-01|