Focus: This lesson is meant to introduce the learner to Data Analysis Expressions (DAX). DAX is a function language that expands the user’s ability to manipulate and model data in preparation for building visuals. Think of DAX as a form of algebraic expressions used to analyze data.
Objective: By the end of this lesson, you will be able to:
- Grow capabilities in advanced modeling techniques, including merging queries and creating calculated tables.
- Deliver results by applying methodology to optimize data models.
- Gain deeper insights about your data by using DAX functions to create calculations on your data.
Pre-requisites: Windows PC, Microsoft Power BI Desktop (free), an email account and internet access, Completed Data to Dashboard with PowerBI training
Applicable Roles: Business intelligence analyst, business analyst, data analyst who needs to build dashboards to support informed decision making.