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Propagate the last non empty value to a specified time

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 06, 2010    Points: 0   Category :Sql Server

Hello everyone and thanks in advice for your time spended on this forum!

Here is my problem, i want to view the "state" of a system at a specified time. So i want to set, for example, 2010-01-01 in the time dimension and see the lastNonEmpty value of all my measures even if i have no facts at 2010-01-01.


1) Content of the Fact table (Saldo is the measure)


2) Cube view (without the time dimension). Aggregation func of Saldo: LastNonEmpty


3) Adding the time dimension (non-filtered)


4) Filter the time dimension to a date beetween the 2 events in the fact table


5) Result: empty set. There are no fact in 20101015


6) i would like to see the last fact => Saldo = 1030,0000 in 20101028

Thanks in advice.



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