location dimension

location dimension

[lō′kā·shən də′men·chən]
(design engineering)
A dimension which specifies the position or distance relationship of one feature of an object with respect to another.
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In the first 100 cycles of the iteration, the location dimension information of the particle is characterized by a small amplitude and slow frequency.
Users can seamlessly blend their own spatial data into these SAP tools to gain new insights for decision making by fully exploiting the location dimension of their data.
Evidence of this specific level of granularity for the fact table is seen by the primary key of the fact being the composite of the Day dimension key, Location dimension key, Customer dimension key, and Product dimension key.
For instance, if the above example had a degenerated "Order" dimension that consisted of Order Number and Order Taker ID as columns added onto the fact table, it is possible that more than one fact row might be required with the same values for the Day dimension, the Location dimension, the Customer dimension, and the Product dimension.
Before, companies relied on specialists to extract insight when having to work with a location dimension, Morris says, but the LIC is elevating the work out of the basement and onto the desktop.
Finally, it will provide a means to reorient the Web's content for discovery using a location dimension.
To this day, very few information technologies have both a strategic impact on organizations and an important location dimension.

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