Month: March 2012

Poll Results

Even though it is still open, the one-question poll results have stabilized.  In fact, the percentages were pretty stable even from the beginning.

Written by on March 24, 2012

Moore’s Law and Inflation

SQL Rockstar, aka Tom LaRock (Blog | Twitter) sent me a fascinating data set the other day:  a table of different computing devices over the years, their “horsepower” in calculations per second

Written by on March 13, 2012

DAX – The Correct Usage of EARLIER()

Tonight I was looking at one of my recent posts, the one about “fuzzy” time relationships in calculated columns, and I discovered that I had used the EARLIER() function in places that I did not need to.

Written by on March 8, 2012

Auto-Modify Every Pivot in a Workbook

It’s been awhile since I’ve talked about Macros (also known as VBA).  I think it’s overdue. Macros are nothing short of amazing.  We couldn’t live without them at Pivotstream

Written by on March 6, 2012