New article: Optimizing text search in DAX
This article describes how to optimize a text search operation in DAX. This technique can improve the performance of Power BI reports that use the contains condition in the filter pane or the filter mode of the Smart Filter Pro custom visual.
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We are scheduling another Mastering DAX classroom course in Chicago on September 27-29, 2023. We had long waitlists for the sold-out courses in May, which is why we added another course in September. Hurry if you want a seat there!

We should publish another two dates in the US for October/November: stay tuned!
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The second edition of the Optimizing DAX video course is available! Read all the details about the new content, the format, and the tools we used.
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