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ViewZeroOut with Undefvals in Rule should not leave Zeroes

In a cube where Zeroes for Entries are needed, the function Undefvals will be used within the Cube Rule. This function works as expected. But when there is the need to clear out all existing values within the cube, usually ViewZeroOut will be used. Since ViewZeroOut is used in a normal Cube to delete all values not Zero the Functionname is correct. In the mentioned Scenario a Function called UndefValsOut would be needed to clear out all Values and set them to Undefval. Actually it also would remove all Zeroes that have been stored before in the Cube

  • Henri Stenzel
  • Feb 10 2020
  • Needs review
Why is it useful?
Who would benefit from this IDEA? All Systems using Undefval would benefit in way higher performance. Because we would not need a process that runs through all Cells and Set them to Undefval
How should it work?

1. A Ti Function called UndefvalsOut would be needed

2. Give the ViewZeroOut Function a next Parameter so define which Value will be used to delete (Possibility to use 0 or UndefVal)

Idea Priority Medium
Priority Justification
Customer Name Olapline GmbH, Scholz Recycling, Leadec Industrial Services
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