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The narrow-sensed OLAP
OLAP is part and parcel of a BI application. As the name suggests, the word is an acronym for online analytical processing. Users, frontline employees, to be precise, are responsible for performing various types of data processing online.
But, the concept of OLAP tends to be used in a very narrow sense. It has almost become an equivalence of multidimensional analysis. Based on a prebuilt data cubic, the analysis performs summarization…Continue
Added by JIANG Buxing on February 1, 2018 at 4:00am — No Comments
OLAP is an important constituent part of BI(business intelligence).
Understood literally, OLAP is online analytical processing, that is, users conduct analytical operation on real-time business data.
But, currently the concept of OLAP is seriously narrowed, and only it refers to operations such as conducting drilling,…Continue
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