Topic: DAX

       5 white papers of 327 posts
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SSAS Tabular as Analytical Engine

This article describes pros and cons of using SQL Server Analysis Services Tabular as the analytical engine in a service or application, based on the experience of companies who have adopted it.  Read more

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Using Tabular Models in a Large-scale Commercial Solution

Analysis Services Tabular can be used in large-scale solutions and SQLBI already helped several companies in the challenging effort of defining a reliable and scalable architecture, designing the right data model and optimizing the queries. One of these stories is…  Read more

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Understanding DAX Query Plans

Understanding DAX query plans is a long process. This paper explains how to capture and read a DAX query plan, helping you to find possible optimizations of your DAX queries.  Read more

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VertiPaq vs ColumnStore Comparison

SQL 2012 gives you two different xVelocity engines, with different capabilities and different scenarios of implementation, the paper will help you choose the right one or, at least, raise your curiosity about performing more tests on your specific scenario.  Read more