SSAS - multidimensional | Dimensions exercise | Create region dimension

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Software ==> SSAS - multidimensional  (21 exercises)
Version ==> SSAS 2008 R2 and later
Topic ==> Dimensions  (3 exercises)
Level ==> Average difficulty
Subject ==> SSAS training
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For this exercise you'll need a data source view containing at least the following tables:

SSAS Analysis Services exercise - Dimensions (image 1)

We'll allow browsing by region and by store, so we need the intermediate tables

Create a dimension which allows you to choose to browse stores by region name or store name as shown below:

SSAS Analysis Services exercise - Dimensions (image 2)

You can choose to show the Store or Region hierarchy

Note that you will have to include the TownId and CentreId attributes in your dimension, even though you don't want them to appear in the hierarchy drop down list, and then set their AttributeHierarchyVisible property to False.

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