Data Analytics

Tableau

Data Analytics is an important field for businesses around the globe. Companies are collecting more data than ever before. Through a variety of different techniques, companies are able to make qualitative and quantitative observations about behavioral and data patterns. From these observations they are able to make better and more competitive business decisions.

Tech Kits

Tech Kits are part of the walk-in service provided by OPIM Innovate. There are three levels of difficulty meant for different users and their experience with the different technologies. Many of the Tech Kits build off each other as you progress.

Beginner

Introducing Tableau

Length: 30 - 60 Minutes

Description: Data visualization is the process of representing data in a visual context. Tableau provides an interactive data visualization software that specializes in techniques for analyzing a variety of data types. This tech kit provides a fundamental overview of the Tableau interface as well as an introduction to creating basic visualizations.

Intermediate

Leveraging Tableau to Drive Business Value

Length: 30 - 60 Minutes

Description: Expanding upon the fundamental introduction to Tableau provided in the Beginner tech kit, this tech kit explores leveraging Tableau to generate valuable business insight. It explores a number of capabilities including uploading data sets, creating calculated fields, filtering data and creating dashboards.

Advanced

Mastering Data Analysis in Tableau

Length: 30 - 60 Minutes

Description: Tableau Advanced builds upon the concepts explored in the previous tech kits; it provides step-by-step examples and the opportunity to complete analysis using one’s own, independent data set. It examines “cleaning” data sets, using functions, integrating Level of Detail (LOD) expressions and using calculations.

 

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Tableau 10.4

Tableau 10.4 offers many new features and enhancements --including more ways to connect and prep your data for analysis, improved formatting, new visual analytics features to help you ask and answer deeper questions, and lots of features for Tableau Server that makes content more discoverable and administration even easier.