SAS 9.1 OLAP Server
Original Publication Date: 2004-Dec-31
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SAS® 9.1 OLAP Server
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The correct bibliographic citation for this manual is as follows: SAS Institute Inc. 2004. SAS ® 9.1 OLAP Server: MDX Guide. Cary, NC: SAS Institute Inc.
SAS® 9.1 OLAP Server: MDX Guide
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4 MDX Introduction and Overview 1
MDX Overview 1
Basic MDX and Cube Concepts 1
Additional MDX Concepts and Expressions - Tuples and Sets 2
Additional MDX Documentation 3
4 MDX Queries and Syntax 5
Basic MDX Queries and Syntax 5
Basic MDX DDL Syntax 6
SAS Functions 7
External Functions 14
4 MDX Usage Examples 19 Simple Examples 19
Query-Calculated Member Examples 21
Session-Level Calculated Member Examples 22
Drill-Down Examples 24
Session-Named Set Examples 27
4 MDX Functions 33
Dimension Functions 33
Hierarchy Functions 34
Level Functions 34
Logical Functions 34
Member Functions 35
Numeric Functions 36
Set Functions 39
String Functions 47
Tuple Functions 48
Miscellaneous Functions and Operators 49
Additional MDX Documentation 50
4 Recommended Reading 51 Recommended Reading 51
What's New v
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The SAS OLAP Server enables users to develop and deploy scalable Online Analytical Processing (OLAP) applications. In addition, automated data loading and cube building is available through the use of a new administration interface called the SAS OLAP Cube Studio, which was developed using Java technology.
OLAP queries are performed using the Multidimensional Expressions (MDX) query language in client applications tha...