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Developing SQL Data Models.

About This Course

Course Code
M20768

Course Type
Essentials

Vendor
Microsoft

Duration
3 Days

RRP
£1,653.00

Course Overview
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Overview

This three-day instructor-led course is aimed at database professionals who fulfil a Business Intelligence BI developer role. This course looks at implementing multidimensional databases by using SQL Server Analysis Services SSAS, and at creating tabular semantic data models for analysis with SSAS.

Audience profile
The primary audience for this course are database professionals who need to fulfil BI Developer role to create enterprise BI solutions. Primary responsibilities will include:

Implementing multidimensional databases by using SQL Server Analysis Services
Creating tabular semantic data models for analysis by using SQL Server Analysis Services

The secondary audiences for this course are 'power' information workers/data analysts.

Objectives

After completing this course, students will be able to:

Course Outline

Module 1: Introduction to Business Intelligence and Data Modelling
This module introduces key BI concepts and the Microsoft BI product suite.

Lessons

Lab : Exploring a Data Warehouse

Module 2: Creating Multidimensional Databases
This module describes the steps required to create a multidimensional database with analysis services.

Lessons

Lab : Creating a multidimensional database

Module 3: Working with Cubes and Dimensions
This module describes how to implement dimensions in a cube.

Lessons

Lab : Working with Cubes and Dimensions

Module 4: Working with Measures and Measure Groups
This module describes how to implement measures and measure groups in a cube.

Lessons

Lab : Configuring Measures and Measure Groups

Module 5: Introduction to MDX
This module describes the MDX syntax and how to use MDX.

Lessons

Lab : Using MDX

Module 6: Customizing Cube Functionality
This module describes how to customize a cube.

Lessons

Lab : Customizing a Cube

Module 7: Implementing a Tabular Data Model by Using Analysis Services
This module describes how to implement a tabular data model in PowerPivot.

Lessons

Lab : Working with an Analysis services tabular data model

Module 8: Introduction to Data Analysis Expression DAX
This module describes how to use DAX to create measures and calculated columns in a tabular data model.

Lessons

Lab : Creating Calculated Columns and Measures by using DAX

Module 9: Performing Predictive Analysis with Data Mining
This module describes how to use data mining for predictive analysis.

Lessons

Lab : Perform Predictive Analysis with Data Mining

Prerequisites

This course requires that you meet the following prerequisites:

About This Course

Course Code
M20768

Course Type
Essentials

Vendor
Microsoft

Duration
3 Days

RRP
£1,653.00

Course Overview
Download