Tonight I am hosting the Brisbane Tableau User Group, as part of that I am presenting a summary of principles and lessons learnt that should be applied when developing analytics. These are from a combination of sources but I must … Continued
This is more a link than a considered post as Tableau Decision Tree are something I have been looking for for a long time. http://community.tableausoftware.com/thread/154623 Plenty of stuff coming, stay tuned!
In early September I competed in the 2014 Dragon Boating Club Crew World Championships, my team (Manly Dragons) went pretty well (1st of 22 teams in Australia), as a data geek I was interested in analysis of the results to better … Continued
This week Ralph Kimball and the crew at Kimball Group announced their retirement effective this coming December. Ralph is the thought leader for database star or “Kimball” schema’s that are so dominant in data warehousing models. Cognos data modelling is … Continued
Key Data Consulting hosts the Brisbane Tableau User Group every 2 or 3 months. This provides an open exchange of ideas, techniques and even open data sets so we can build a community of people interested in helping each other out … Continued
Government OpenData Initiatives are becoming incredibly valuable and the Australian Governments at all levels are becoming increasingly aware of the value of making data openly available to the public. The logic is they cannot afford the effort required to analyse and data mine … Continued
A few weeks ago I went to the Tableau On Tour Conference in Sydney, an excellent event. What really got my interest was subtle changes in complimentary tools for the back end, not Tableau’s back end (tho there are some … Continued