Mastering Tableau 10 [Video]

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Learn
  • Understand the key concepts of Data Prep such as Joins, Blends, Cross Database Joins, Shared Data Connection design, and metadata
  • Unleash the newest features and enhancements of Tableau 10
  • Get to grips with the best practices for effective Visual design
  • Build and employ advanced calculations using Quick calcs, Table calcs, and Level of Detail
  • Explore the dynamic capabilities within Tableau 10 and interact with data
About

Tableau is perfect for developing creative and powerful data visualizations for any business. It offers professionals looking to spot trends, outliers, and patterns an insightful, data-driven business focus  that truly separates the signal from the noise.

This course walks you through the fundamentals of Tableau, helping you hone your skills and master core volumes such as Working with Data in Tableau. You will immerse yourself in Tableau 10's new Data Prep features, to provide data integration success. The video will provide viewers with high-quality practical content explaining how to master advanced calculations, dashboards, and visualizations with Tableau. It will teach experienced users how to answer complex queries they've been wrestling with, while also introducing them to tricks they never knew were possible.

Lastly, Advanced Interactivity brings it all together by demonstrating many ways in which users can interact with information at their fingertips.

Style and Approach

The obvious next step for Tableau users who have learned to use Tableau for basic analytics and visualization is to explore further and leverage it to create advanced visualizations. Tableau is capable of handling complex data queries and creating more insightful visualizations and this video will teach how to create these. Most Tableau users have information on what it takes to start using Tableau, but this video will take them beyond the beginner level; you'll master performing advanced analytics with Tableau and creating visually appealing insightful visualizations in a step-by-step manner.

Features
  • Stop being a beginner and get the most out of Tableau with this engaging video tutorial
  • Leave mediocrity behind and become an expert Tableau user with the help of this example-rich video
  • Learn to leverage the full analytics and visualization potential of Tableau and create beautiful yet insightful visualizations
  • With the help of this visually appealing guide, animate your visualizations with the latest features in Tableau 10
Course Length 5 hours 15 minute
ISBN 9781786463531
Date Of Publication 26 Sep 2016

Authors

Tim Messar

Tim Messar is a Senior Data Architect working in the insurance industry for over 10 years. He has lead several projects and initiatives providing business intelligence solutions using SQL Server, Analysis Services Cubes, and Tableau. Tim is also an IT Consultant for Messar Consulting LLC. You can find him on Twitter as @TimMessar.