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DAX is the new language for tabular data in PowerPivot and SQL Server Analysis Services Tabular. MDX is been there in OLAP space for quite some time. Have you been doing data analysis using MDX or DAX? If so, have you noticed the similarities and differences between DAX and MDX? This session will give you an introduction to MDX and DAX languages and will make you to better understand the similarities and differences between them. We will have a small battle between the two to show you that. Don’t worry, no punches will be thrown!
Damu Venkatesan is a Business Intelligence Consultant with Prologika who has over 20 years of IT experience. His experience includes architecting solutions in Business Intelligence using SQL Server, SharePoint. Prior to becoming a BI Architect, he has served as an Enterprise Data Architect and Database Administrator in several organizations. He is the founder and co-leader of Healthcare SQL Virtual Chapter for PASS. He has successfully delivered several BI/DW solutions and data migrations to various clients in Healthcare, Financials and Government applications using Microsoft technologies.