Introduction to SSAS Tabular is an intensive course that is designed to get you up to speed using Analysis Services Tabular quickly and efficiently. You will start from basic concepts and move to complex data models and DAX formulas. In addition, this course covers creating and deploying Tabular data models using SQL Server Data Tools. Once deployed, Tabular data models can be used by data analysts, decision makers, and information workers for ad-hoc reporting and data exploration. By the end of this course, you will feel confident using this powerful toolset to analyze and gain insight from your business data.
A background in database development is required, but no previous knowledge of Power Pivot, DAX, or SQL Data Tools is assumed. Some experience using pivot tables and formulas in Excel may be helpful, but is not required.