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Manage Data Models in Looker

7 hours Fundamental universal_currency_alt Free
Earn a skill badge by completing the Manage Data Models in Looker quest, where you will learn how to: maintain LookML project health; utilize SQL runner for data validation; employ LookML best practices; optimize queries and reports for performance; implement persistent derived tables and caching policies.

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  • Lab

    Modularizing LookML Code with Extends

    In this lab you will learn how to modularize LookML code with Extends.

  • Lab

    Troubleshooting Data Models in Looker

    In this lab you will learn how to troubleshoot and diagnose LookML code

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    Employing Best Practices for Improving the Usability of LookML Projects

    In this lab, you will learn how to improve the usability and sustainability of LookML projects.

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    Caching and Datagroups with LookML

    In this lab, you will learn how caching works in Looker and explore how to use LookML objects called datagroups to define caching policies.

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    Optimizing Performance of LookML Queries

    In this lab, you'll learn the best methods to optimize query performance in Looker.

  • Lab

    Manage Data Models in Looker: Challenge Lab

    In this lab, you will test your skills on managing data models in Looker. You will be expected to use best practices to maintain LookML project health and optimize queries and reports for performance.

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    Quest Info
    Prerequisites
    Experience with creating and modifying Explores, views, dimensions, measures, and dashboards in Looker is necessary. Completing the Exploring Data with Looker and Build LookML Objects in Looker skill badge quests before beginning this quest is recommended.
    Available languages
    English
    What do I do when I finish this quest?
    After finishing this quest, you can explore additional content in your learning path or browse the learning catalog.
    What badges can I earn?
    Upon finishing a quest, you will earn a badge of completion. Some quests test your ability to apply your knowledge via a final assessment challenge lab. For these quests, you will receive a skill badge. Badges can be viewed on your profile and shared with your social network.