DAX is the native language of Power Pivot for Excel, Power BI Desktop and SSAS Tabular models in Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services. [+]
CGI Academy is pleased to welcome Marco Russo to Oslo.
Marco is a Microsoft MVP and an SSAS Maestro, the highest level of certification on Microsoft Analysis Services. He has been writing several books with Alberto Ferrari about Power BI, Analysis Service, and Power Pivot.
Mastering DAX Workshop
DAX is the native language of Power Pivot for Excel, Power BI Desktop and SSAS Tabular models in Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services. The training is aimed at users of Power Pivot for Excel, Power BI Desktop and at Analysis Services developers that want to learn and master the DAX language.
The goal of this three-day, live workshop is for the expert trainer to teach all the features of the DAX language, providing the knowledge to write formulas for common and advanced business scenarios. All the attendees will receive a copy of the book The Definitive Guide to DAX.
The course includes hands-on labs: you will make practice using your own notebook.
Filter and Row Context
Evaluation Contexts and Relationships
Time Intelligence Calculations
DAX as a Query Language
Advanced Table Functions
Advanced Evaluation Context
Understanding Cross filters
Advanced Relationship Handling
Examples of Complex Relationships
Attendees need basic knowledge of Power BI Desktop, or Analysis Services Tabular, or Power Pivot for Excel.
We strongly suggest attendees watch the free Introducing DAX online course before attending the Mastering DAX workshop. This ensures proper basic knowledge of the language to start Mastering DAX. A minimum of 3-6 months of DAX experience is usually suggested to get the most out of the Mastering DAX workshop.
All hands-on labs are based on Power BI - reasonable user interface knowledge is suggested, though the same DAX concepts can also be applied to Power Pivot for Excel and to Analysis Services Tabular.
OBS! Due to quality reasons, there is a maximum of 30 participants for this workshop. Marcos workshops are very popular, so we recommend that you make a reservation now.
At the end of the courses, each attendee will receive a certificate of attendance via email in PDF format. Along with the file, every student will get a special page on our website that can be shared on social networks.
Full price: 22.900,- NOK
Early Bird price: (Before June 30, 2020)
Group discount: 20% for 3 people, 25% for 4 or more people
*Coffee breaks and a light lunch are included for all days.
Marco is a business intelligence consultant and mentor. He first started working on Analysis Services in 1998, back when Analysis Services was known as OLAP Services.
A veteran of end-to-end projects, Marco wrote several books with Alberto Ferrari about Power BI, Analysis Service, and Power Pivot. They also regularly write articles and white papers that are available on sqlbi.com. Marco is a Microsoft MVP and an SSAS Maestro, the highest level of certification on Microsoft Analysis Services.
Today, Marco focuses his time with SQLBI customers, traveling extensively to train and consult on DAX and data modeling for Power BI and Analysis Services. Marco also teaches public classes worldwide.
Marco is a regular speaker at international conferences like Microsoft Ignite, PASS Summit, and Sqlbits. He also enjoys delivering evening sessions at local user groups during his trips.
When he is not working, you can find Marco fine tuning his expertise of Neapolitan pizza or test driving electric cars.