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MDX with Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Analysis Services: Cookbook by Tomislav Piasevoli

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Appendix B. Glossary of Terms

MDX is a powerful, yet complex language. Many terms and concepts need to be understood well enough if you want to master it. In order to help you in that mission, this book ends with a short explanation of all important terms used throughout the book.

The glossary of terms is divided in six parts. Each part covers one aspect of the MDX language. We start by explaining what MDX queries are made of, followed by the terms and concepts specific to the execution of MDX queries. The middle part of the Appendix covers the most important things related to dimension design, cube design, and MDX script. Next, we explain terms related to query optimization and finally finish the Appendix with types of queries that can be used ...

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