Miami :: An Introduction to DAX by Raghu Kolli


An Introduction to DAX by Raghu Kolli

- Abstract:

An Introduction to DAX exposes attendees with little or no experience with Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) to its concepts and uses, by focusing on the use of the DAX language in Power BI. Most importantly, the concepts presented and the majority of the materials covered are also applicable to SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS) tabular model and Power Pivot in Excel.

> Topics Included:

* DAX Concepts
* Basic DAX Functions
* DAX Syntax
* Calculated Columns
* Calculated Measures
* Context in DAX
* etc...

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These topics provide you with a fundamental understanding of Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) along with enough practical knowledge to start using the language. This is made possible by a clear explanation of the concepts which are illustrated by demonstrations of different uses and scenarios. At the end, you will be able to apply this knowledge into your analytical and data modeling tasks.

- Bio:

- Raghu Kolli:
He has been working in IT for 10 years. He started off as a Java programmer and transitioned into Data related roles and is currently working as a BI Developer. Mr. Kolli is currently helping his company move from IBM and other reporting tools to Microsoft and as such he is focused on developing Tabular models, PowerBI dashboards and moving some of their On-Premise databases to Azure. He is trying to get his hands dirty with more of Azure and everything in it.
Mr. Kolli is an experienced and certified IBM Cognos professional and recently started pursuing Microsoft certifications(certified in Exam[masked] and[masked]) to qualify for MCSA. Mr. Kolli is an active member of South Florida Power BI and SQL Server User Groups. He attributes his courage and motivation to start sharing the knowledge that he learned so far to these groups and to the individuals that made this possible today.

- Presentation Date & Time:

Thursday - December 5th,[masked]:30 pm: Networking (Snacks Served)
7:00 pm: Presentation
8:00 pm: Networking
8:15 pm: Conclusion

- Location:
Downtown Miami - Nexus University
3rd Floor
111 NE 1st St · Miami, FL

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