The Fundamentals of Data Analysis and Modeling with DAX for Power BI, Power Pivot and Analysis Services
DescriptionData Analysis made easy with Data Analysis eXpressions. DAX can be used in Power BI, Power Pivot and Analysis Services.
Analyse your data with in Power BI, Excels Power Pivot and Analysis Services with Data Analysis eXpressions.This is a hands on course
In the first section of this course you will be introduced to the use of the most common DAX expressions, such as SUM and SUMX, COUNT, ROUND, DIVIDE, MIN, MAX, IF Statements, TEXT expressions, Variables and More
In the next section of this course you will learn the fundamentals of how DAX works. This section will include both theory and examples and it is of utmost importance that you understand how DAX works. We will discuss Row context and Filter context, ALL, FILTER, RELATEDTABLE, CALCULATE, EARLIER, Relationships and much more.
In the third section of this course you will learn about Time Intelligence and Date Tables. We will look at expressions such as TOTALYTD, SAMEPERIODLASTYEAR, DATESADD, DATESBETWEEN, CALENDERAUTO, and we will explore how many of these functions work using CALCULATE
Each section of this course contains Activities to complete. These Activities are of utmost importance. When it comes to learning DAX, practice is a must.
Who is the target audience?
- Analysis Services Users
- Power BI Users
- Excels Power Pivot Users
- Those that need to model data using SSAS, Power BI or Power Pivot
- Data Analyst, Finance and Accounting Staff, Marketing Professionals, Business Managers and all those involved with reporting
- This course is NOT for you if you are already comfortable working with basic and intermediate level DAX