InterWorks Blog: Data Visualization

Seeing as we're the experts, we thought we'd share some of our intel. But beware, this level of inside information may cause extreme shock and awe. If you get lost, just fire up a flare - we'll come and get you.

Dan
Business Intelligence
Jul 09
2012
In my last post (Part 1) I showed you how to create a combination area fill & symbol map.  Last week a client in Washington, DC asked me if it was possible to create these types of maps and...[more]
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Dan
Business Intelligence
Jul 02
2012
Last week, a client in Washington D.C. (and several clients before) have asked me about building combination maps that combine the new filled map style with the symbol map. This is not a Show Me...[more]
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Business Intelligence
Mar 08
2012
True or false? Fact based decision making is all about putting the right data into the right tool. Viola, the correctly rendered facts make decisions tidy. Is the secret in the shrink-wrap? Not so...[more]
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Business Intelligence
Feb 27
2012
Win some, lose some, but in the end you win more with data. If there ever was quick way to understand the real world of fact-based decision making, the movie “Moneyball” was it. First, the plot...[more]
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Business Intelligence
Feb 10
2012
When Tableau released version 6.1 last year they also released the first iteration of their iPad application. With it, users have the ability to connect to any Tableau server they have access to and...[more]
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Tim
Business Intelligence
Feb 06
2012
I find the best way to learn how to use Tableau is to find some real data you’re interested In, bring it in to Tableau and do something interesting with it. In this video series I’ll show you how I...[more]
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Tim
Business Intelligence
Feb 06
2012
I find the best way to learn how to use Tableau is to find some real data you’re interested In, bring it in to Tableau and do something interesting with it.  In this video series I’ll show you...[more]
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Tim
Business Intelligence
Feb 06
2012
I find the best way to learn how to use Tableau is to find some real data you’re interested In, bring it in to Tableau and do something interesting with it.  In this video series I’ll show you...[more]
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Tim
Business Intelligence
Dec 19
2011
Tableau gives us a lot of ways to connect to data. We can easily connect to Excel, Access, SQL Server, Oracle … the list goes on and on. One place that’s not in that list is email. We get a lot of...[more]
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Tim
Business Intelligence
Dec 15
2011
There are a couple ways we can connect to data in Excel … today I want to show you one that many people overlook.  You can simply drag an icon for a file that Tableau recognizes (Microsoft...[more]
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