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Offline Tapushe Rabaya Toma

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OLAP (online analytical processing)
« on: January 13, 2019, 12:31:54 PM »
OLAP (online analytical processing) is a computing method that enables users to easily and selectively extract and query data in order to analyze it from different points of view. OLAP business intelligence queries often aid in trends analysis, financial reporting, sales forecasting, budgeting and other planning purposes.

For example, a user can request that data be analyzed to display a spreadsheet showing all of a company's beach ball products sold in Florida in the month of July, compare revenue figures with those for the same products in September and then see a comparison of other product sales in Florida in the same time period.

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Re: OLAP (online analytical processing)
« Reply #1 on: January 17, 2019, 08:05:50 PM »
Interesting