Slowly Changing Dimension (SCD) in Power BI, Part 1, Introduction to SCD

Slowly Changing Dimension (SCD) in Power BI, Part 1, Introduction to SCD

In the world of data warehousing, the Slowly Changing Dimension (SCD) is a vital concept coined by Ralph Kimball. This concept is centered around data manipulation from one state to another. To illustrate this concept, let's take the example of a Human Resource (HR) system where Stephen Jiang serves as a Sales Manager. In his team, he has ten sales representatives, and he is responsible for managing them. The sample data showcasing this information is visible in the accompanying screenshot.

If you are interested in learning more about SCD in Power BI, this tutorial provides a comprehensive introduction to the concept. Understanding SCD is crucial for moving data efficiently and making informed business decisions based on the insights gained from this data. Whether you are a seasoned data analysis expert or someone new to the field, this tutorial serves as an excellent resource.

So, go ahead and dive into the world of Slowly Changing Dimension in Power BI through this informative tutorial.

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