SSAS

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Introducing SUMMARIZECOLUMNS

This article explains how to use SUMMARIZECOLUMNS, which is a replacement of SUMMARIZE and does not require the use of ADDCOLUMNS to obtain good performance.

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SSAS Events Analyzer

SSAS Events Analyzer is a simple monitoring system that can be easily applied to any SSAS server with a minimal effort.

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SSAS Activity Monitor

SSAS Activity Monitor is an open source tool to monitor the current activity (sessions, transactions, connections, and locks) on an Analysis Services instance. It works for both Tabular and Multidimensional mode.

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VertiPaq Analyzer 1.7

VertiPaq Analyzer is useful to analyze VertiPaq storage structures for a data model in Analysis Services Tabular. Learn how to connect VertiPaq Analyzer to Power BI and to SSAS Tabular, and see quick overview of the features available. Then, download and use VertiPaq Analyzer: it’s free!

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Implement Non Visual Totals with Power BI security roles

This article describes how to implement non-visual-totals with security roles in Power BI and Analysis Services Tabular, which by default show only visual totals of measures in the model.

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Using DAX Editor

This article describes how to improve the productivity when you editing DAX measures in a SSAS Tabular model by using the DAX Editor for Visual Studio.

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DAX Editor – Introduction

Learn how to install and use DAX Editor for Visual Studio

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DAX Editor

DAX Editor is an extension to SSDT that makes it easier to edit DAX measures in a Microsoft Analysis Services Tabular project.

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Analyze DirectQuery requests using DAX Studio

This article describes how DAX Studio can analyze the SQL queries sent to a relational database by Power BI or Analysis Services Tabular in DirectQuery mode.

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Using ALLEXCEPT versus ALL and VALUES

This article describes the semantic difference between ALLEXCEPT and the joint use of ALL and VALUES, showing practical examples of the different results in Power BI and SSAS 2016.