Monthly Archives: October 2014

Salesforce Wave™ visualizations … more like a drip

A lot of our clients have been asking about Salesforce Wave.  I was also curious to understand the product’s capabilities.  There’s much to explore across the entire solution, and of course I started with the visualizations. Fired up the app

Posted in Best Practices, Big Data, Dashboard, Mobile, Visualization

More frightening than any halloween zombie movie

I was checking out SAS’ newest release of Visual Analytics as it’s always great to see how companies are advancing the possibilities in data visualization.  This is one of their examples (http://www.sas.com/software/visual-analytics/demos/risk-capital-management.html). Honestly, I was blind-sided at how far away this

Posted in Best Practices, Big Data, Dashboard, Visualization

Ted Wasserman on Tableau’s product development approach

Ted Wasserman (Tableau-Product Manager), Lee Feinberg (President-DecisionViz), Lauren Rogers (Tableau-User Groups) At Tableau Conference 14 #data14, we held a special user group event, starring Ted Wasserman.  Ted is a product manager and shared how the company selects features to develop

Posted in Best Practices, Creativity, Data14, Interview, Tableau Software

Alteryx raised $60M in venture capital

Congratulations to my friends at Alteryx!  I was fortunate enough to sit down with CEO Dean Stoecker last night and have a chat, and while obviously excited, he was quite humble. I’ve been working with Alteryx for almost a year

Posted in Alteryx, Big Data

Tableau Conference – Interview with Ellie Fields: Part 3

I’m at the Tableau Conference with Ellie Fields, Vice President of Product Marketing. We’re going to have a conversation about marketing and a little bit about the keynote that she spoke at this morning. Part 3 Lee Feinberg: Alright, so

Posted in Big Data, Data14, Interview, Tableau Software

NJ and NY Tableau User Group Gives Back

  The first NJ and NY Tableau User Group was at Nokia in February 2010, when a few brave souls trekked through the snow. The group has since created many memorable experiences. Every event is hand-crafted to create the opportunity

Posted in Creativity, Tableau Public, Tableau Software, Visualization

Tableau Conference – Interview with Ellie Fields: Part 2

I’m at the Tableau Conference with Ellie Fields, Vice President of Product Marketing. We’re going to have a conversation about marketing and a little bit about the keynote that she spoke at this morning. Part 2 Lee Feinberg: So along

Posted in Data14, Interview, Strategy, Tableau Software