Tag: Context

A Power BI DAX Tutorial On Cumulative Comparisons

A Power BI DAX Tutorial On Cumulative Comparisons

In today’s Power BI DAX tutorial, I want to go over quite an interesting technique that uses DAX really effectively. I had to work on a scenario where we were running some analysis on our email campaigns. I wanted to know how many emails we receive on a day, compare it on a monthly basis,

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Evaluation Context In Power BI DAX

In this post, I expand more on the evaluation context in Power BI DAX. You may watch the full video of this tutorial at the bottom of this blog. Evaluation context is also known as the initial context in Power BI. It is the environment from which your calculation is based on. To make things

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DAX Tutorial: Context & The Calculation Engine

Understanding Context In DAX Calculations

In this DAX tutorial, we’ll discuss context and its significance to understanding how DAX calculation engine works in Power BI. The idea of contexts in Power BI isn’t easy and it’s often overlooked. However, we need to remember that we always need to include the concept of context into our minds, especially when dealing with

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