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Working with OLAP Cubes

An OLAP Cube is a data structure that allows fast analysis of data according to the multiple dimensions that define a report. The user interface is typically a multi-dimensional spreadsheet that summarizes data. For example, you may wish to summarize sales data by product, time-period and color to compare and quickly gather insights on sales results. The cube (in theory) may look something like this: