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Brendan Tierney writes that he had a query about one of the functions BUCKET_WIDTH. The question was wondering if it was possible to get the width of the bucket in each case. There does not seem to be a build in feature to get this value, so we have to calculate this ourselves. He gives an example of how to calculate this.
Boris Dahav says, “The problem is a “popular” one. You have 2 facts with different levels of aggregation. It’s often Orders fact and Order Lines fact (where there are Order Total in the Orders fact and Lines values in Lines Fact that might not the same due to shipping or general discount). In my case this is Fines fact and Payments fact. In this case they sums often don’t match since they might be only partial payment of the fine.”
The post focuses on the Environmental Variables as they are vital in coding conditional statements , says Vishal Pathak.
Gerd lists the changes and new features as:
- Support for action links, including action link navigation history
- Support for dashboard sections
- Support for Briefing Books
- Add to Favorites now at the dashboard-page level
- Location support on maps in dashboards
- Bug fixes
Cameron Lackpour says, “What you will see is how to manipulate custom periods in a Planning Period dimension to get quarter totals. I will also show how custom Period members outside of YearTotal.”
Bojie talks about the feature in OBIEE that allows cross db reporting. He talks us clearly through how to do it, complete with screenshots.
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Bernard Marr shared The 25 KPIs every manager must know
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