Data Visualisation

List of Python Colours for handy reference

This is a list of colours from colors.py for handy reference. Color HEX aliceblue F0F8FF antiquewhite FAEBD7 aqua 00FFFF aquamarine 7FFFD4 azure F0FFFF beige F5F5DC bisque FFE4C4 black 000000 blanchedalmond FFEBCD blue 0000FF blueviolet 8A2BE2 brown A52A2A burlywood DEB887 cadetblue 5F9EA0 chartreuse 7FFF00 chocolate D2691E coral FF7F50 cornflowerblue 6495ED cornsilk FFF8DC crimson DC143C cyan 00FFFF… Continue reading List of Python Colours for handy reference

Data Visualisation, Women In Tech

A Day in the Life of Jen Stirrup: Wednesday 25th July, 2018 #SQLCareer

As a follow up to my last post, I thought I'd share more details with you. Midnight As before, I'll start my day at midnight. I'm reading about motivation and reward, and it's role on organizational behaviour. If you're really interested, I'm reading Karabenick and Urdan's 2010 book, and specifically, it's chapter on expectancy theory.… Continue reading A Day in the Life of Jen Stirrup: Wednesday 25th July, 2018 #SQLCareer

Business Analytics, Community, Data Science, Data Visualisation, PASS BA Conference, SQLServerPedia Syndication

PASS Business Analytics Day, Jan 11, Chicago

PASS’ first Business Analytics Day, which will be held in Chicago on January 11, 2017. You can choose one of two full-day, in-depth sessions for $595: In-Database Analytics with R and SQL Server 2016 and Mastering Power BI Solutions. These are unique learning opportunities to get more advanced in R or data visualization with Power BI. And as… Continue reading PASS Business Analytics Day, Jan 11, Chicago

Data Visualisation, PASS BA Conference, PASS Board of Directors

PASS BA Visual Data Storytelling precon session with Mico Yuk

CEO of BI Brainz | Author | Global Keynote Speaker | BI Influencer | Trainer | Blogger| BI Executive Advisor *@micoyuk* I am super excited that Mico Yuk is joining us again at PASS BA Conference! Mico Yuk is well known in the Business Intelligence ecosystem as a community leader, BI influencer, controversial blogger, and… Continue reading PASS BA Visual Data Storytelling precon session with Mico Yuk

Community, Data Relish Services, Data Visualisation

My Kibana presentation slide deck from SQLBits

Here are the slides from my first SQLBits XIV session at the Excel in London, March 2015. I presented with Allan Mitchell on the topic of ElasticSearch and Kibana. I did the Kibana section and talked around the topic of data visualisation, and the slides are here. I whizzed through these first, before giving a… Continue reading My Kibana presentation slide deck from SQLBits

Data Science, Data Visualisation

Visualising Data with R: HTMLWidgets for R

I'm interested in analyzing and visualizing data with R, as you know. Thanks to Jen Underwood, she pointed me at this cool series of widgets, called HTMLWidgets, that allows you to do some interesting visualisations with R. I must admit I haven't touched JavaScript for years, ever since I helped to build websites for well known entertainment… Continue reading Visualising Data with R: HTMLWidgets for R

Business Analytics, Data Mining, Data Science, Data Visualisation, PowerBI, SQLServerPedia Syndication

Day 6: The Data Analysts Toolkit: Why are Excel and R useful together, and how do we connect them?

https://www.flickr.com/photos/38953955@N07/14764024879/player/Why is analytics interesting? Well, companies are starting to view it as profitable. For example, McKinsey showed analytics was worth 100Bn today, and estimated to be over 320Bn by 2020. When I speak to customers, this is the 'end goal' - they want to use their data in order to analyse and predict what their… Continue reading Day 6: The Data Analysts Toolkit: Why are Excel and R useful together, and how do we connect them?