Tableau Visual Analytics

3 Days

Description

In thisTableau Visual Analytics training course, you will learn to develop visualizations from data models that use real-time data, build and publish interactive dashboards with Tableau, and gain exposure to a broad range of data sources, including big data frameworks. Empower your organization by utilizing self-service BI platforms to work with data analytics and gain access to critical business information.

Key Features of this Tableau Visual Analytics Training

  • After-course instructor coaching benefit
  • Learning Tree end-of-course exam included

You Will Learn How To

  • Create interactive visualizations to deliver business insights
  • Extract business intelligence by adding value to your data
  • Integrate data from multiple heterogeneous sources
  • Generate Tableau maps for geographical data
  • Share a story using dashboards to highlight your discoveries

No Upcoming Public Classes

There are currently no public events available for this course. However, you can submit a request for a new date and we will try our best to get you into a Tableau Visual Analytics class.

Private Training Available
No date scheduled, don’t see a date that works for you or looking for a private training event, please call 651-905-3729 or submit a request for further information here.
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Course Overview

  • Getting Started with Tableau

    Employing visual analysis and analytics

    • Appreciating the impact of Big Data on visualization
    • Handling large volumes of data
    • Presenting visualizations to analysts and business users

    Exploring Tableau

    • Utilizing the Tableau interface components
    • Distinguishing measures and dimensions
    • Generating basic visualizations
  • Data Visualizations for Business Intelligence

    Accessing a single data source

    • Extracting data from Excel and text files
    • Pulling data from Microsoft Access

    Working with marks and views

    • Applying different Views for finding value
    • Categorizing data with Marks

    Graphing data

    • Constructing a histogram
    • Filtering to reduce volume of data
    • Sorting to impose order
    • Organizing data by grouping
  • Loading Data into Tableau

    Modifying the Tableau data schema

    • Declaring data types
    • Aliasing column headings
    • Resolving issues with the Data Interpreter
    • Contrasting live connections versus extracts

    Importing from multiple data sources

    • Reading Excel and text files
    • Integrating a Microsoft Access table
    • Executing a database join

    Connecting to an enterprise database

    • Selecting data from a relational database
    • Consuming data from a big data framework

    Combining data with joins and blends

    • Joining heterogeneous tables
    • Integrating sources by blending data
  • Building Advanced Visualizations

    Leveraging visualization techniques

    • Generating Crosstabs and Pivot Tables
    • Establishing hierarchies and drilling down
    • Defining sets and subsets
    • Dividing the view into pages

    Applying parameters

    • Slicing a view with filers
    • Specifying data with a selector

    Charting with advanced features

    • Reviewing available chart templates
    • Employing combination charts
    • Exploiting trends and moving averages
  • Leveraging Table Calculations

    Calculated fields

    • Formulating a calculation to enhance data
    • Identifying calculation types

    Table calculations

    • Implementing quick table calculations
    • Editing table calculations for a refined data view
    • Creating level of detail calculations
  • Representing Locations with Tableau Maps

    Mapping geographic data

    • Plotting latitude and longitude
    • Adding points manually

    Surveying map types

    • Categorizing with the symbol map and filled map
    • Customizing regions with polygon maps
  • Presenting Insights

    Authoring dashboards

    • Assembling dashboards from views
    • Linking the views for interaction

    Narrating a story

    • Illustrating discoveries with a story
    • Capturing story points within the dashboards

No Upcoming Public Classes

There are currently no public events available for this course. However, you can submit a request for a new date and we will try our best to get you into a Tableau Visual Analytics class.

Private Training Available
No date scheduled, don’t see a date that works for you or looking for a private training event, please call 651-905-3729 or submit a request for further information here.
request a private session or new date