Are you struggling to get insights because the size of your data has outgrown the OLAP capabilities of SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)? Are you looking for a cubing solution that scales for massive data? In this blog, we will discuss the inherent challenges of SSAS OLAP, why it cannot scale for the modern data ecosystem, and how you can move your SSAS cubes to the cloud or an on-premise data lake effortlessly.
The need to assess how your metrics are changing over time is an essential aspect of business analytics. Evaluating the performance of a metric over the same period in the past makes comparisons more relevant and helps in leveling the effect of sudden spikes, seasonal fluctuations, and more.