Community, Mobile Business Intelligence, PowerPivot, Tableau

SQLUniversity: Introduction to PowerPivot and Mobile Business Intelligence

Here is the second post for SQL University, where we introduce the topic of mobilising PowerPivot data. As an introduction, I thought it might be useful to share the presentations that I did recently. Tomorrow's blog will talk more about the details of mobilising PowerPivot data using Tableau, but I thought that these articles might… Continue reading SQLUniversity: Introduction to PowerPivot and Mobile Business Intelligence

Community, Data Visualisation, Mobile Business Intelligence, Tableau

Mobile Business Intelligence – Try it out!

Thank you to everyone who attended my SQLBits 'Mobile Business Intelligence in Action' session recently. If you are interested to try out Mobile Business Intelligence on your iPad or mobile device, here are the links below:Jedi Knight Actuals of UK Census 2001 Dashboard Jedi Knights Percentage of UK Census 2001 DashboardAdventureWorks Sales by Geography DashboardAdventureWorks Actuals… Continue reading Mobile Business Intelligence – Try it out!

Community, Data Visualisation, Mobile Business Intelligence, Tableau

Representing data about the iPad

The current blog will take three different ways of representing the same data set, in order to see how it can be done simply and clearly - or not so clearly. I have taken some samples, and reworked them as a progression throughout this blog.Although I am discussing the iPad here, this is not a… Continue reading Representing data about the iPad

Data Visualisation, Mobile Business Intelligence

Challenge: optimising data presentation on a mobile device

How do we maximize the perception and understanding of data on a minimal screen on a mobile device? The current blog aims to discuss some interesting areas of human perception, such as illusions. These areas are then relate these to the issues involved in displaying data on a mobile device to ensure that the real… Continue reading Challenge: optimising data presentation on a mobile device