Exam 70-768: Developing SQL Data Models

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This exam is intended for business intelligence (BI) developers who focus on creating BI solutions that require implementing multidimensional data models, implementing and maintaining OLAP cubes, and implementing tabular data models.

Part of the requirements for: MCSA: SQL 2016 BI Development MCSE: Data Management and Analytics

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  • 70-768: Developing SQL Data Models

    Languages: English

    Retirement date: none

    This exam is intended for business intelligence (BI) developers who focus on creating BI solutions that require implementing multidimensional data models, implementing and maintaining OLAP cubes, and implementing tabular data models.

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Skills measured

  • Design a multidimensional business intelligence (BI) semantic model (25-30%)
  • Design a tabular BI semantic model (20-25%)
  • Develop queries using Multidimensional Expressions (MDX) and Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) (15-20%)
  • Configure and maintain SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS) (30-35%)

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There may be certifications and prerequisites related to "Exam 70-768: Developing SQL Data Models"

  • MCSA: SQL 2016 BI Development

    This certification validates your extract, transform, and load (ETL) and data warehouse skills, along with those for implementing BI solutions using multidimensional and tabular data models and online analytical processing (OLAP) cubes.

  • MCSE: Data Management and Analytics

    Demonstrate your broad skill sets in SQL administration, building enterprise-scale data solutions, and leveraging business intelligence data - both on-premises and in cloud environments.

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