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Title: Computer systems and methods for the query and visualization of multidimensional databases

In response to a user request, a computer generates a graphical user interface on a computer display. A schema information region of the graphical user interface includes multiple operand names, each operand name associated with one or more fields of a multi-dimensional database. A data visualization region of the graphical user interface includes multiple shelves. Upon detecting a user selection of the operand names and a user request to associate each user-selected operand name with a respective shelf in the data visualization region, the computer generates a visual table in the data visualization region in accordance with the associations between the operand names and the corresponding shelves. The visual table includes a plurality of panes, each pane having at least one axis defined based on data for the fields associated with a respective operand name.
Inventors:
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Issue Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1129895
Assignee:
The Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford, Jr. University (Palo Alto, CA) OAK
Patent Number(s):
8,713,072
Application Number:
13/425,300
Contract Number:
W-7405-ENG-48
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2012 Mar 20
Research Org:
Stanford Univ., CA (United States)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
97 MATHEMATICS AND COMPUTING

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