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Lesson 9: Defining Perspectives and Translations

In this lesson, you learn to define perspectives and translations. You can define perspectives to reduce the apparent complexity of a cube, and define translations that let users view the cube metadata in the language of their choice.


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See Also


Analysis Services Tutorial Scenario

Multidimensional Modeling (Adventure Works Tutorial)


Perspectives in Multidimensional Models

Dimension Translations

Cube Translations

Translations (Analysis Services - Multidimensional Data)