Example of Drill-Down Report
In a few steps, we will illustrate a typical drill-down analysis usage with the sample database AdventureWorks.
All steps are the same regardless of using OLAP or Analytic Models drill-down analysis data source. To learn about Kyubit
'Analytic Models' and how to create an Analytic Model
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A drill-down report is a powerful tool that provides a layered view of information,
enabling users to focus on key insights, identify patterns, detect anomalies, and
prioritize actionable insights. This type of report is characterized by its data granularity,
allowing users to delve into the details of how a result or analysis was achieved.
Users can interact with the report, progressively zooming in on details, and visualizations
are provided for each data point. This allows for a comprehensive view of data, from nationwide
states to specific sales numbers by country. It's important to note that drill-down reports differ
from drill-through reports. While both offer detailed data views, drill-down reports keep you within
the same application or visualization, whereas drill-through reports may lead you to a different
platform or visualization. This makes drill-down reports an invaluable asset for understanding complex
data and making informed decisions based on thorough analysis.