A message from our CEO about the future of Stack Overflow and Stack Exchange. Read now.
Search type Search syntax
Tags [tag]
Exact "words here"
Author user:1234
user:me (yours)
Score score:3 (3+)
score:0 (none)
Answers answers:3 (3+)
answers:0 (none)
isaccepted:yes
hasaccepted:no
inquestion:1234
Views views:250
Sections title:apples
body:"apples oranges"
URL url:"*.example.com"
Favorites infavorites:mine
infavorites:1234
Status closed:yes
duplicate:no
migrated:no
wiki:no
Types is:question
is:answer
Exclude -[tag]
-apples
For more details on advanced search visit our help page
Results tagged with Search options user 4259

MDX (Multi-Dimensional eXpressions) is a query language used by various OLAP servers, notably Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services.

1
vote
update: This example is better: Query goal: Get sales amount and number of units (on columns) of all product families (on rows) sold in California during Q1 of 2010 MDX SELECT {[Measures].[Unit … product_classes.product_family ORDER BY product_classes.product_family source: Usage notes for Modrian (which translates MDX queries for use on relational databases) I found a decent example …
answered May 18 '16 by Leftium
11
votes
3answers
Can anybody show me a good example of MDX's advantages over regular SQL when doing analytical queries? I would like to compare an MDX query with an SQL query that gives similar results. Wikipedia … says: While it is possible to translate some of these into traditional SQL, it would frequently require the synthesis of clumsy SQL expressions even for very simple MDX expressions. But there …
asked May 12 '16 by Leftium