Month: February 2010

DAX ALL() Revisited

“He has no filter. He says whatever comes through his mind. He never edits himself.” Revisiting ALL() Yes, I’ve used ALL() a number of times already.  But I’ve never covered […]

Written by on February 23, 2010

Generating a Tag Cloud via PowerPivot

“Navajos say it is good plan to have two arrows for one bow” – Chief Thundercloud Thanks to Rob Collie for letting me do another guest post. There will be […]

Written by on February 21, 2010

The Superheroes of DAX, and derived measures

“Did someone say DAX?” I wanted to start today’s post with a quick thank-you to the guys who tirelessly answer my DAX questions. Marius Dumitru, Howie Dickerman, and Karen Aleksanyan.  […]

Written by on February 19, 2010

DAX: I’ve been shortchanging you

Mmmm! Daaaamn, Jimmie! This is some serious gourmet DAX! Usually, me and Vince would be happy with some freeze-dried Taster’s Choice right, but he springs this serious GOURMET DAX on […]

Written by on February 15, 2010

Sweden: the full videos

In case you missed them, the full videos of my presentation in Sweden were posted last week. They are long – I was on stage for over two hours combined, […]

Written by on February 15, 2010


“Where does he get such WONDERFUL toys???” -Kasper de Jonge (To be honest, Kasper probably looks nothing like this.  I’ve never been to the Netherlands, but based on the fashions […]

Written by on February 2, 2010

Parameterizing the report

In the Parameterized Report, how do I get the “Fan Pts” column on the far right of the cube formula report to respond to those parameter cells in the top […]

Written by on February 1, 2010