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Tableau 10 Complete Reference
Tableau 10 Complete Reference

Tableau 10 Complete Reference: Transform your business with rich data visualizations and interactive dashboards with Tableau 10

By Joshua N. Milligan , Tristan Guillevin
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Book Dec 2018 pages 1st Edition

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Key benefits

  • Apply best practices in data visualization and chart types exploration
  • Explore the latest version of Tableau Desktop with hands-on examples
  • Understand the fundamentals of Tableau storytelling

Description

Graphical presentation of data enables us to easily understand complex data sets. Tableau 10 Complete Reference provides easy-to-follow recipes with several use cases and real-world business scenarios to get you up and running with Tableau 10. This Learning Path begins with the history of data visualization and its importance in today's businesses. You'll also be introduced to Tableau - how to connect, clean, and analyze data in this visual analytics software. Then, you'll learn how to apply what you've learned by creating some simple calculations in Tableau and using Table Calculations to help drive greater analysis from your data. Next, you'll explore different advanced chart types in Tableau. These chart types require you to have some understanding of the Tableau interface and understand basic calculations. You’ll study in detail all dashboard techniques and best practices. A number of recipes specifically for geospatial visualization, analytics, and data preparation are also covered. Last but not least, you'll learn about the power of storytelling through the creation of interactive dashboards in Tableau. Through this Learning Path, you will gain confidence and competence to analyze and communicate data and insights more efficiently and effectively by creating compelling interactive charts, dashboards, and stories in Tableau. This Learning Path includes content from the following Packt products: • Learning Tableau 10 - Second Edition by Joshua N. Milligan • Getting Started with Tableau 2018.x by Tristan Guillevin

What you will learn

  • Build effective visualizations, dashboards, and story points
  • Build basic to more advanced charts with step-by-step recipes
  • Become familiar row-level, aggregate, and table calculations
  • Dig deep into data with clustering and distribution models
  • Prepare and transform data for analysis
  • Leverage Tableau’s mapping capabilities to visualize data
  • Use data storytelling techniques to aid decision making strategy

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Publication date : Dec 24, 2018
Length pages
Edition : 1st Edition
Language : English
ISBN-13 : 9781789957082
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Publication date : Dec 24, 2018
Length pages
Edition : 1st Edition
Language : English
ISBN-13 : 9781789957082
Vendor :
Tableau
Category :

Table of Contents

20 Chapters
Title Page Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
About Packt Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
Contributors Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
Preface Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
1. Creating Your First Visualizations and Dashboard Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
2. Working with Data in Tableau Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
3. Moving from Foundational to More Advanced Visualizations Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
4. Using Row-Level, Aggregate, and Level of Detail Calculations Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
5. Table Calculations Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
6. Formatting a Visualization to Look Great and Work Well Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
7. Telling a Data Story with Dashboards Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
8. Deeper Analysis - Trends, Clustering, Distributions, and Forecasting Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
9. Making Data Work for You Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
10. Advanced Visualizations, Techniques, Tips, and Tricks Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
11. Sharing Your Data Story Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
12. Catching Up with Tableau 2018 Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
13. Deal with Security Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
14. How to Keep Growing Your Skills Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
1. Other Books You May Enjoy Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
Index Chevron down icon Chevron up icon

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