Tableau: Creating Interactive Data Visualizations by Jen Stirrup,Ashutosh Nandeshwar,Ashley Ohmann,Matt Floyd

By Jen Stirrup,Ashutosh Nandeshwar,Ashley Ohmann,Matt Floyd

Illustrate your facts in a extra interactive approach by way of enforcing facts visualization rules and growing visible tales utilizing Tableau

About This Book

  • Use information visualization rules that can assist you to layout dashboards that enlighten and aid company decisions
  • Integrate your information to supply mashed-up dashboards
  • Connect to varied information assets and comprehend what facts is acceptable for Tableau Public
  • Understand chart forms and whilst to exploit particular chart forms with forms of data

Who This booklet Is For

Data scientists who've simply all started utilizing Tableau and wish to construct at the abilities utilizing sensible examples. Familiarity with prior models of Tableau might be important, yet now not necessary.

What you'll Learn

  • Customize your designs to fulfill the desires of your small business utilizing Tableau
  • Use Tableau to prototype, increase, and installation the ultimate dashboard
  • Create crammed maps and use any form file
  • Discover good points of Tableau Public, from uncomplicated to advanced
  • Build geographic maps to convey context to data
  • Create filters and activities to permit higher interactivity to Tableau Public visualizations and dashboards
  • Publish and embed Tableau visualizations and dashboards in articles

In Detail

With expanding curiosity for information visualization within the media, companies want to create powerful dashboards that interact in addition to speak the reality of knowledge. Tableau makes information obtainable to every body, and is a smart approach of sharing company dashboards around the enterprise. Tableau is a progressive toolkit that permits you to easily and successfully create top of the range info visualizations.

This path begins with making you acquainted with its beneficial properties and aid you enhance and increase your dashboard abilities, beginning with an summary of what dashboard is, by way of how one can gather facts utilizing quite a few mathematical formulation. subsequent, you will learn how to clear out and team information, in addition to easy methods to use numerous capabilities to provide the information in an beautiful and actual way.

In the 1st module, you'll methods to use the foremost complex string features to play with info and pictures. you can be walked in the course of the a number of positive aspects of Tableau together with twin axes, scatterplot matrices, warmth maps, and sizing.In the second one module, you will commence with getting your facts into Tableau, flow onto producing steadily complicated photos, and finish with the completing touches and packaging your paintings for distribution. This module is stuffed with sensible examples that can assist you create crammed maps, use customized markers, upload slider selectors, and create dashboards. you'll the best way to control information in quite a few methods through employing quite a few filters, common sense, and calculating a number of mixture measures. eventually, within the 3rd module, you know about Tableau Public utilizing which permits readers to discover information institutions in multiple-sourced public information, and makes use of state of the art dashboard and chart photos to immerse the clients in an interactive event. during this module, the readers can fast achieve self belief in realizing and increasing their visualization, construction wisdom, and quick create attention-grabbing, interactive info visualizations to carry a richness and vibrancy to advanced articles.

The path presents an exceptional review for amateur to intermediate Tableau clients, and covers the production of knowledge visualizations of various complexities.

Style and approach

The process might be a mixed point of view, in which we begin via doing a little easy recipes and movement directly to a few complicated ones. eventually, we practice a few complicated analytics and create attractive and insightful information tales utilizing Tableau Public in a step by step manner.

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