Dimensional Data Operations (OLAP Operation)


This sections is about all cube operations.

The analyst can navigate through the database and screen for a particular subset of the data, changing the data's orientations and defining analytical calculations.


  • Slice and Dice is the ability to remove or retain subsets of data.
  • Drill Down/Up - add or remove an attribute - drill down/up is sometimes called slice and dice.
  • Drill accross - add a metrics from another cube
  • Drill through - Drill through is a term used to describe the act of exploring or browsing items like folders, files or related components.
  • Roll-up - A Roll-up involves computing all of the data relationships for one or more dimensions.
  • Pivot - Change the dimensional orientation of a report or page display

Documentation / Reference

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