MDX Solutions with Microsoft SQL Server
2005 Analysis Services and Hyperion Essbase, 2nd
practical guide to understanding and leveraging the MDX language
used by Microsoft Analysis Services and Oracle Hyperion Essbase.
Includes introduction to all features, many examples from simple to
complex, and detailed illustrated reference to all functions
supported by Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services 2005 and
Decision Modeling and Information Systems
"The Information Value Chain"
Kluwer Academic Publishers
Invited chapter for Erik on an iterative computational method for
calculating the value of information
OLAP Solutions: Building Multidimensional
Information Systems, 2nd Ed.
A deep and thorough guide to understanding
OLAP. OLAP enables users to access information from
multidimensional data warehouses almost instantly, to view
information in any way they like, and to cleanly specify and carry
out sophisticated calculations. Although many commercial OLAP tools
and products are now available, OLAP is still a difficult and
complex technology to master.
Substantially updated with expanded coverage of implementation
methods for data storage, access, and calculation; also, new
chapters added to combine OLAP with data warehouse, mining, and
decision support tools.
Teaches the best practices for building OLAP models that improve
business and organizational decision-making, completely independent
of commercial tools, using revised case studies.
Companion Web site provides updates on OLAP standards and tools,
code examples, and links to valuable resources.
Encyclopedia of Microcomputers Vol. 27
Executive editors Allen Kent, James
Published by Marcel Dekker inc.
Invited chapter for Erik on Dimensional Modeling
Erik Thomsen, George Spofford, Richard
A guide to mastering Microsoft OLAP server.
Beginning with practical concepts and architecture, progressing by
logical, skill-building steps through a range of crucial topics in
maintenance, database optimization, and advanced database
Microsoft OLap Solutions 1st
The first edition
included both OLAP and visualization software that was left out of
the 2nd edition. And, using the enclosed software, it contained a
variety of real world tutorials in planning, sales and marketing,
geo-spatial analysis - which included a mapping program and