Clever Queries: Crafting MDX Queries to get the Most out of SSRS


Presenter: Erika Bakse


Session Details


Reporting Services is a powerful tool that can make designing reports a snap...most of the time. But every once in a while you have to format a report very specifically, and the data just isn't available in the form you need it to do that.  Enter Clever Queries!  Learn about how to use named sets, dummy members, and other MDX tricks to craft your data query in a way that allows you to conquer the trickiest report layouts.


About the Speaker


Erika Bakse began her business intelligence career two years ago when she joined the Data Inspirations team. She has helped develop training curricula for use of the various SQL Server business intelligence technologies and is a contributing author of Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Reporting Services Step by Step (Microsoft Press, 2006).  Her blog is available at, and she tweets as @BakseDoesBI




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