What is a sankey diagram? Sankey Diagram is kind of a flow chart that has multi-purpose use. It can be applied in lot of different domains. Even though they are popular to visualize manufacturing flow or energy flow diagrams, there …

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In fact, the question should be "What should be the true benefit of Dashboards or Business Intelligence software? " Whether you are using dashboard in excel, Dashboards in Microsoft Access, Quickbooks, business objects, Salesforce or big ERP like Oracle EBS …

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Have we lost the true meaning and purpose of Business Intelligence   Companies in a variety of industries are still data-rich but information-poor and this ratio keeps increasing every day. The rate of data generation is so high that organizations …

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Data source : https://nrf.com/ PDF used for the visualizations Analysing the survey results How Likely Are You Going To Shop On Thanksgiving Which Of The Following Days Do You Plan To Shop Thanksgiving Weekend? Did you shop on Thanksgiving Day …

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In this update we bring you different flavors of data analysis on what users have been publishing using our Data Visualizer 1. Y Combinator companies has more funding than the sum total of all remaining accelerators Does the above dinasaur …

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How to perform calculations across different data sources/databases Imagine, you have a CRM database that contains all your customer and sales information and you have a different database that stores your GL and ERP data. Now add some complexity to …

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Dashboard Examples, Real dashboards made with public datasets. Sample charts and graphics that you can use as templates or inspiration. CEO Compensation interactive visualization   Cloud/SAAS Dashboard statistics The above dashboard is my.infocaptor.com statistics. It shows number of users,dashboards,projects,and groups …

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In this article we will build the following consumer price index dashboard The data used in this dashboard is from the Inflation Trends website (source http://www.inflationtrends.com/ , compiled from various government sites such as http://bls.gov/data/#prices) To begin with we have …

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In the previous section we built a simple dashboard using the CPI data. In this part, we will use some pivot SQL queries to facilitate comparison of multiple categories on the same chart. The charts require the data to be …

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InfoCaptor Enterprise now comes packaged with in-built mini datawarehouse that you can use it to upload flat files and convert them into SQL tables. Once your flat files are in SQL then you can perform join operations between multiple flat …

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