Light-weight Python framework and OLAP HTTP server for easy development of reporting applications and aggregate browsing of multi-dimensionally modeled data.
business and analyst's point of view on data
easy development of exploration tools
Slicer is a HTTP OLAP cube server for aggregation queries.
Structured responses are in JSON format with rich metadata for easier reporting application development or reporting integration.
GET /aggregate?drilldown=date\ GET /facts?cut=date:2010
One of the backends shipped with the framework is SQL. It is powered by the SQLAlchemy which supports multiple databases including PostgreSQL, MySQL, Oracle, simple sqlite and many others.
Easy to prototype on top of existing, arbitrary star or snowflake looking schemas.
Logical-to-physical mapping that supports multiple database schemas in databases such as PostgreSQL or Oracle.
Denormalization by view or materialized by table.