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Certified Project Designer Cpd

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1. The Attribute Form maps to the same column name in multiple tables






2. You can e-mail reports by going to _____






3. Specifies what info to retrieve from a data-warehouse - and how to display it






4. A detailed - graphical representation of the physical structure of a database. Usually based on a logical data model.






5. User requirements - Existing source data - Technical and performance considerations






6. MS Excel - MS Word - MS Access - PDF - HTML - Plain text






7. Using the Prompt Generation Wizard - Inside the Report Editor






8. Create an empty Metadata database - Create the Metadata DSN connection - Create the Metadata shell






9. If you need to ____________ based on a specific Attribute Form - that form should be its own attribute.






10. May include 1 or more functions as operators - Based on the attributes and metrics in the Report Objects window - May be Simple or Compound






11. Enables you to further narrow down a report view - using only those objects in the report without altering the SQL of the report query. They are executed after-the-fact.






12. A full-featured version that enables Report Developers to design complex and sophisticated reports and documents






13. Enables you to select which tables from the data-warehouse to store in the Metadata database






14. Combining 1 or more metric objects with 1 or more mathematical operations or constants. May include simple - nested or other compound metrics.






15. All Attributes must have an _______.






16. A connection to the Metadata database. It's also the highest icon in the folder list window of Desktop.






17. Prompts to select objects to include in a report - such as attributes - metrics - custom groups - template objects - report filter objects - etc.






18. Attribute Qualification: A condition an attribute element must meet - Set Qualification: To restrict report results based on a Metric - Shortcut to a Report: A resultset of an existing report - Shortcut to a Filter: To use 1 or more existing filters






19. Schema Objects - Application Objects - Configuration Objects






20. One that uses 2 or more columns as its ID






21. A feature that enables users to delivers reports to the history list - cache or mobile






22. Display: On a report or in Data Explorer - Sorting: Sort report data using attribute forms - Qualifications: To filter on the elements of any attribute form






23. Right-click on the attribute - Double-click it - Click the drill icon from the Toolbar






24. Provide convenient paths for browsing attribute data - as defined by the user. They don't follow the logical model. May not consist of directly related attributes.






25. Prompts to specify the level of a metric. They are not placed directly on a report - but rather embeded in a metric.






26. Include 1 or more aggregate functions - Based on 1 or more facts or attributes - Include a specified level at which they are calculated - May include conditions - May include transformations






27. An environment in which the MSTR Desktop connects directly to the Metadata database.






28. Enables "indented" grouping of related attributes. Useful for displaying a report at different levels quickly.






29. Formula - Level (Dimensionality) - Conditionality - Transformation






30. It contains links to specific folders in the Folder List






31. Enables you to rearrange the columns and rows in a report.






32. All report-level options overwrite ___________.






33. ID columns - Description columns - Fact columns






34. OnLine Analytical Processing - Organized by dimension and business subject - uses batch loaded - reporting - read-only - spiked usage (based on time of data-warehouse loading)






35. Design the logical data model - Design the data-warehouse schema - Create the project in Architect - Manage the project schema






36. Folder List - Object Viewer - Shortcut Bar






37. Cube analysis - Derived elements - In-memory OLAP with use of report objects - View filters - Derived metrics






38. 1 - List info from the data source 2 - Identify facts 3 - Identify attributes 4 - Determine direct attribute relationships 5 - Organize hierarchies






39. Store info about attributes - including IDs and any descriptions. Used for easier browsing.






40. Facts associated to different column names in 2 or more tables






41. To change the display of a report - including alignments - fonts - borders and backgrounds. You can format report headers - values or both.






42. Facts associated to the same column name in 1 or more tables






43. Based on facts or attributes - Place at least 1 aggregation inside of another - Include 1 or more level definitions - May include 1 or more conditions - May include 1 or more transformations






44. OLAP Services does not add any ______ to the report query.






45. User management - Security profiles - Server parameters - like report length - idle time and report prioritization






46. It contains the ID column of all higher-level attributes






47. Fact Creation Wizard: Used to create simple - homogeneous facts - Fact Editor: Used to create derived - heterogeneous facts






48. The default entry-points.






49. Used to limit a possibly overwhelming set of potential prompt answers






50. Seach for - Object name - Object ID - Object location - Object date range - Object type - Object owner