Learning QlikView Data Visualization
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While QlikView's data engine complements our thought processes and gives us the ability to rapidly implement insightful data discovery, we must also learn to use proper analytical and data visualization techniques to enhance our ability to make data more presentable.
Learning QlikView Data Visualization presents a simple way to organize your QlikView data discovery process. Within the context of a real-world scenario and accompanying exercises, you will learn a set of analytical techniques and data visualization best practices that you can customize and apply to your own organization.
contrast with a dark blue to highlight data. We use a color's shade (that is, lightness or darkness) along with the color's hue (that is, red, green, and blue) to avoid discriminating against those of us who are color blind. [ 24 ] www.it-ebooks.info Chapter 2 We avoid using red and green hues that are indistinguishable to those of us who are color blind (2 out of 25 men and 1 out of 200 women). We easily involve everybody in our analysis by always contrasting dark colors with the light
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aspect of the book, and we will do our best to address it.  www.it-ebooks.info First Things First We are anxious to start our data visualization project, but if we fail to understand the context within which we are working, we are more prone to make trivial, gaudy graphs. We want to craft great data visualization, and to do this, we first analyze the most important elements of its foundation: people, data, and tools. Project background We are data discovery experts who work for QDataViz,
plainness. Despite the ease of use, QlikView has a lot of depth. And ease of use shouldn't be mistaken for illiteracy. You still need to know what you are doing in order to produce a worthy analysis. That is why this book will provide tremendous value to huge masses of business analysts that have the opportunity to use QlikView in their jobs, and want to get the most out of it. It will teach people how to leverage QlikView's simplicity to produce insightful visualizations. www.it-ebooks.info
Inc.'s top-selling customers. This is important because the return on investment of the hours spent analyzing our best customer's detailed data is greater than if we had to sift through the detailed data of every customer. Rank analysis can be done in a variety of ways. In the case of finding the top-selling customers, we can choose to show an arbitrary number of customers, customers that buy more than an arbitrary percentage of total company sales, or customers that compose an arbitrary