XLCubed MDX Calculation Support

Revision as of 09:32, 25 July 2022 by Colin (talk | contribs) (Supported Functions)

For some data sources that do not natively support MDX XLCubed can execute calculations on top of the source database.

Currently this is available for Fluence and Anaplan connection types.

Supported Functions

Documentation for these functions can be found in the MDX function reference.

Set functions

  • { } - braces
    • Multiple members/tuples can be combined
    • Range operator  : is supported [1]
  • Ancestors
  • Children
  • Head
  • Item
  • LastPeriods
  • PeriodsToDate
  • Siblings
  • Subset
  • Tail

Member functions

  • Ancestor
  • ClosingPeriod
  • Cousin
  • CurrentMember
  • DefaultMember
  • Descendants
  • FirstMember
  • FirstSibling
  • Item
  • Lag
  • LastMember
  • LastSibling
  • Lead
  • Level
  • NextMember
  • OpeningPeriod
  • ParallelPeriod
  • Parent
  • PrevMember

Aggregation funtions

  • Aggregate
  • Avg
  • Count
  • Max
  • Min
  • Sum

Text functions

  • CStr
  • Format
  • Instr
  • LCase
  • Left
  • Len
  • LTrim
  • Mid
  • Right
  • RTrim
  • Trim
  • UCase

Numeric functions

  • Standard operators
    • +, -, *, /
  • Abs
  • CDbl
  • CInt
  • Divide
  • Mod
  • Power

Financial functions

  • DDB
  • FV
  • IPmt
  • NPer
  • Pmt
  • PPmt
  • PV
  • Rate
  • SLN
  • SYD

Logical functions

  • IIf

Hierarchy functions

  • Levels
  • Members

Level functions

  • Members
  • Ordinal

Sample Calculations

These templates may be useful starting poitns for your own calculations. You should replace the Dimension, Hierarchy, Level and Measure names with your own.

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