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modelling SCD2 hierarchy changes in analysis services 2005

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 01, 2010    Points: 0   Category :Sql Server
its seems to me its really not possible to implement SCD2 changing hierarchy in analysis services such the hierarchy is properly displayed in excel. for instance if scd2 changes happen on leaf level then excel correctly shows the data but if they happen on branch level analysis services picks up one parent eg at time 1 hierarchy looks like this A->B at time 2 hierarchy is A->C when hierarchy is displayed in excel 2007 it shows      time       1       2 C    100   200   A  100    200   but this not a correct display of hierarchy changing over time the correct display is this      time       1       2 B    100   A  100 C            200   A          200      

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