Many academic and real-world approaches exist to gauge product distribution, inventory analysis and controls, customer order processing, invoicing/crediting and more. Tableau provides an elegant and powerful view into your existing metrics and allows you to create new, customized algorithms.
In this visualization, a complex forecasting model has been created in Tableau’s built-in calculation window. You can choose various modeling methods such as “Aggressive”, “Deterministic”, or “Cost Optimization”. These are bespoke calculations and can be built by your organization, allowing for flexibility to model the specifics of your business.