Create, design and develop effective, beautiful dashboards using Packts new book and eBook

June 2014 | Cookbooks, Enterprise

Packt is proud to present its latest publication Tableau Dashboard Cookbook by Jen Stirrup. The book explains how to utilize the features of Tableau to create, design, and develop effective, beautiful dashboards and use data visualization principles to design dashboards that enlighten and support business decisions. The book comes in at 336 pages and is priced at $49.99, while the eBook is available for $25.49.

About the author:
Award-winner, internationally recognized business intelligence and data visualization expert, author, data strategist, and technical community advocate Jen Stirrup has more than 16 years of experience in delivering business intelligence and data visualization projects for companies all over the world.

Tableau makes data accessible to everyone, and over the years has proved that it's a great way of sharing enterprise dashboards across business. Tableau, being a very simple interface, hides a variety and complexity of features that are available to create effective dashboards, and this book helps readers become familiar with these features.

Tableau Dashboard Cookbook follows a step-by-step approach and familiarizes the readers with the features of Tableau so they can develop great dashboards. Readers will learn to customize designs to meet the need of their business using Tableau, and use Tableau to prototype, develop, and deploy their final dashboard. This book also inspires readers with color, motion, and other design tricks when designing dashboards.

The book contains the following essential topics:
Chapter 1: A Short Dash to Dashboarding!
Chapter 2: Summarizing Your Data for Dashboards
Chapter 3: Interacting with Data for Dashboards
Chapter 4: Using Dashboards to Get Results
Chapter 5: Putting the Dash into Dashboards
Chapter 6: Making Dashboards Relevant
Chapter 7: Visual Best Practices
Chapter 8: Tell the World! Share Your Dashboards

About Packt:
All books on  Tableau are published by Packt Enterprise. Packt Enterprise is a publishing division of Packt Publishing designed to serve the information needs of IT Professionals in the Enterprise space. Packt Enterprise also publishes books on Microsoft, IBM, Oracle, Citrix, Java, Amazon, Google, and SAP technologies.

Tableau Dashboard Cookbook
Utilize the features of Tableau to create, design, and develop effective, beautiful dashboards

For more information, please visit: http://www.packtpub.com/tableau-dashboard-cookbook/book

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