Archive | August, 2012

So you have achieved success, what is next?

After a long time, the BI project that you were leading is finally in production; to everybody‚Äôs surprise (including yours) things are working perfectly and customers are actually using the system. All the hard work seems to have paid off after all, with your boss congratulating you on how the project was deployed and the […]

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Creating Charts with FONTS. How cool is that!

Wow, do you really need an expensive analysis tool to create pretty charts or can you just do it with Fonts in Word or Photoshop?  I came across this video and found it to be quite fascinating to watch.   If you got some time to kill, click through the following link and watch the video.   […]

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2012 Summer Olympics Dashboard from iDashboards

The medal count for the 2012 Olympic games in London is being tracked with this interactive dashboard from iDashboards. As with prior Olympic games and other major sporting events, iDashboards has applied their data visualization technology on behalf of sports fans to track events, scores and the medal count. Take a look at this screenshot […]

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Build an Executive Dashboard with Google Analytics

This video explains how to create a high level view for executives to use to understand traffic patterns on a company website. The video show how to set up various widgets and reports that allow drill down examination of the data. Pay particular attention to the Executive Dashboard setup and how the left side displays […]

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Excel 2013 Examples

This looks really good! Checkout the blog of Sean Boon for some early functionality from Excel 2013 and Power View. Source: http://blogs.msdn.com/b/microsoft_business_intelligence1/archive/2012/08/09/visualizing-the-olympics-with-power-view-in-excel-2013.aspx Read Original Post

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