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London Data Culture Day 2015

At the recent London Data Culture Day, organised by Jen Stirrup, I gave a presentation on Excel Cube Functions, querying a SQL Server database uploaded into Power Pivot to provide the cube, focusing on using MDX to enhance the capability … Continue reading

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One Slicer To Control Them All

In Excel 2007, Microsoft added structured tables. Although far from being my favourite Excel feature, they are certainly a step in the right direction, and Microsoft are using them more and more in other functions. Excel 2010 saw the addition … Continue reading

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PASSBAC 2015 Revisited

As promised at my session on Excel’s CUBE functions at PASSBAC 2015 in Santa Clara on 22nd April, here are the files that I used at that session. It was my intention to have just two Excel workbooks, a starting … Continue reading

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Patterns in the Sand

I have just received my copy of Marco Russo and Alberto Ferrari’s book, DAX Patterns (paid for copy!). I am not sure how much value I will get out of the book, I think Marco and Alberto work in a domain that … Continue reading

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