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MicroStrategy World 2011

By on January 24, 2011 in Conference Highlights with 0 Comments
MicroStrategy World 2011

MicroStrategy World 2011 Highlights Each day of the conference we’ll be blogging the highlights on this page. Monday, January 24, 2011 The Welcome Reception really demonstrated the large number of attendees at this year’s conference, as people filled the exhibit hall, spilled out into the hallway and even the onto the patio.  The MicroStrategy Mobile […]

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Freeform Comments – Text Fact or Dimension?

By on January 20, 2011 in Tips, Tricks and Technology with 0 Comments
Freeform Comments – Text Fact or Dimension?

Freeform comment fields are challenging.  Should they be modeled in a text fact or in a separate dimension?  The topic has been addressed in several books as well as Kimball Group’s Design Tip #55, yet remains a persistent area of debate.  Rightfully so.  This entry presents a gray area example and some considerations in choosing […]

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