Defining Dimensions

Microsoft Excel defines dimensions as categories used to organize data in a table into levels that will be used for analysis. For example, a location data dimension might contain levels such as city, state/province, and country/region. When creating BAM Views in the BAM View wizard, you can add one or more of the following dimension types:

To add new dimensions

  1. In the BAM View wizard, click Next until you see the New BAM View: Aggregation Dimensions and Measures page. Click New Dimensions.

  2. Type a name for the dimension.

  3. From the drop-down list, select a dimension type.

  4. Based on the dimension type you selected, fill in the appropriate data, and then click OK.

See Also

Progress Dimension