Browsing articles in "Tableau Workspace"
Aug
1
2018

Highlight the bar above the Reference Line

Sometimes we have a requirement of coloring our bar chart depending on some reference value. Now if you highlight the bar chart above reference line, it suggests that the bar is composed of two parts instead of just being a single bar. One of the great things about Tableau is that you can get the same solution by “N” number of ways.

Jun
10
2018

Drawing Human Face in Tableau

I have observed that people are often afraid of maths and find it difficult as a subject. This is due to lack of proper knowledge and clarification of mathematical concepts. My Love for the subject has grown over the years which led to this post. I always wanted to draw a human face in Tableau but I was not getting the mathematical equations which can generate a human face. Thanks to our Zen Master Ken Flerlage  and mathematical artist HAMID NADERI YEGANEH who first showed us how to create any shape by using mathematical equation.

May
28
2018

Creating a Data Portrait in Tableau

This is the first blog post from Kizley Benedict for all Tableaulearners. He was pleasantly surprised when his recent visualization on Sachin Tendulkar’s centuries was featured as Viz of the Day by Tableau. This one was special for him for a couple of reasons. First, this was his maiden attempt at cricket related visualization. Second, he had been thinking of creating a data portrait in Tableau for quite some time . He has always been fascinated with the idea of representing data on the human face. Enjoy this Blog post.

May
23
2018

Data Preparation with Tableau Prep Tool

Data preparation is an iterative and very important process for exploring, combining, cleaning and transforming raw data into curated datasets for data integration, data science, data discovery and business intelligence analytics. Data preparation plays key role in businesses and any decision to make using data. Data preparation is made easy by using data preparation tools for analysts and so many businesses.In real life people spend upto 80% of time preparing data and 20% analyzing it

Apr
25
2018

Row Level Security in Tableau

Data security is the main priority for organizations of every size and genre. In simple terms, we can say it’s a practice of keeping data protected from corruption and unauthorized access. The main focus of every organization is to ensure privacy while protecting personal or corporate data.The first step in protecting your enterprise's data privacy and security is to identify the types of information/data you want to protect and where that information is exposed in your organization.

Apr
7
2018

Venturing into Tableau

Tableau is one of the fastest evolving Business Intelligence (BI) and data visualization tool. It is very fast to deploy, easy to learn and very intuitive. It is the mostly extensively used BI software which is currently available in the market. With its highly visual approach to data analysis and easy to go interface, Tableau actually help people to see and understand their data in a more accurate fashion.

Feb
8
2018

Side-by-Side Bar Chart combined with Line Chart

I was checking #Workoutwednesday challenge the other night and came across the following Bar Chart combined with Line Chart along with axis labeling to display the months rather than numbers as Jeffrey has done.Quantity for the East and West regions should display as side-by-side bars
Sales for the East and West regions should be displayed as lines

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