Lag (DMX)


Updated: March 2, 2016

Returns the time slice between the date of the current case and the last date of the training set.


A scalar value of the type integer.

If the Lag function is used on a model where the KEY TIME column is located within a nested table, the function must be located within the sub-select of the statement.

The following example returns cases that fall within the last 12 months of the data that was used to train the model.

SELECT * FROM [Forecasting].CASES  
WHERE Lag() < 12  

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