Pro DAX and Data Modeling in Power BI
Creating the Perfect Semantic Layer to Drive Your Dashboard Analytics
|Price||$54.99 - $61.99
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Develop powerful data models that bind data from disparate sources into a coherent whole. Then extend your data models using DAX - the query language that underpins Power BI - to create reusable measures to deliver finely-crafted custom calculations in your dashboards.
This book starts off teaching you how to define and enhance the core structures of your data model to make it a true semantic layer that transforms complex data into familiar business terms. You'll learn how to create calculated columns to solve basic analytical challenges. Then you'll move up to mastering DAX measures to finely slice and dice your data.
The book also shows how to handle temporal analysis in Power BI using a Date dimension. You will see how DAX Time Intelligence functions can simplify your analysis of data over time. Finally, the book shows how to extend DAX to filter and calculate datasets and develop DAX table functions and variables to handle complex queries.
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Price: $51.08 | Publisher: Apress | Release: 2022
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Price: $29.88 | Publisher: Apress | Release: 2020
Learning IPython for Interactive Computing and Data Visualization
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Price: $79.99 | Publisher: Wiley | Release: 2013
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Learn the intricate workings of DAX and the mechanics that are necessary to solve advanced Power BI challenges. This book is all about DAX (Data Analysis Expressions), the formula language used in Power BI—Microsoft's leading self-service business intelligence application—and covers other products such as PowerPivot and SQL Serve...
Price: $30.08 | Publisher: Apress | Release: 2019
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Price: $23.70 | Publisher: Apress | Release: 2018
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Price: $44.99 | Publisher: Packt Publishing | Release: 2015