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  • Data Visualization

The Power of R and Visual Analytics

Partner Advanced Statistics with Data Visualization When it comes to identifying patterns and building practical models, R is a statistical powerhouse, but sharing insights across...

  • Data Visualization
  • Story Points

Data Storytelling: Using visualization to share the human impact of numbers

Storytelling is a cornerstone of the human experience. Throughout human history, we have developed new mediums for telling stories—from oral histories to printed books to movies and even comic books...

  • Business Analytics
  • Business Dashboards
  • Business Intelligence

4 Top Trends in Healthcare Data Analysis to Adopt Today

From changing reimbursement models to an increasingly empowered patient base, hospitals face pressure to make better use of their data. But how do you turn ever-expanding volumes of data into...

  • Working with Data

3 Steps to Turn Retail Data Into Profit

Today’s empowered customer has more choices than ever—and higher expectations. With customers interacting across multiple channels and demanding consistent brand experiences across them all,...

  • Advanced Analytics

Tableau and R: FAQ

This FAQ answers 10 common questions about Tableau's integration with R, what's possible, and best practices for using the two tools together. Questions include:

  1. Can precompiled R...

  • Big Data
  • Business Intelligence

7 Tips to Succeed with Big Data

Big data just keeps getting bigger and more useful. Some companies housed data before they could harness it, and now they are reaping the rewards. The reality is that big data will continue to...

  • Industry Analysts
  • Business Intelligence
  • Data Visualization

The BI Survey 13: The Customer Verdict

The Business Analytics Research Council (BARC) results from the world’s largest and most comprehensive survey of business intelligence end-users ranks Tableau as #1 of all 30 participating vendors in...

  • Big Data
  • Business Intelligence
  • Data Visualization
  • Industry Analysts
  • Mobile

Top 10 Business Intelligence Trends for 2014

The innovation in data and analytics continues to accelerate, transforming the staid old business intelligence industry into a new source of value for the enterprise. The result has been data in the...

  • Working with Data

8 Ways Universities are Making an Impact with Data

Universities and colleges strive to grow and fulfill their mission of educating their communities. Communicating the data around that mission—how many students are graduating? What does the student...

  • Advanced Analytics

Using R and Tableau

R is a popular open-source environment for statistical analysis. Tableau Desktop can now connect to R through calculated fields and take advantage of R functions, libraries, packages and even saved...