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Dashboards: Review of Information Dashboard Design Second Edition

2013-09-23 – 6:19 AM
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When I started working with data visualization, I read Information Dashboard Design;  I did not get that much out of it.  Some of the display methods Stephen Few was advocating were not easily supported by my tools. His theories were sound, but I never finished the book. When the second edition was released, I reread the book and found a new perspective.  With a few years …

Is SAS Visual Analytics the Missing Piece of SAS BI/EBI?

2013-09-11 – 8:17 AM
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Earlier in the year I wrote a “Are you a SAS BI Geek seeking Visual Analytics Answers?” post about some of the questions I had about SAS Visual Analytics.  I have done a lot of research this summer about data visualization, approachable analytics, in-memory processing, mobile BI, big data and plenty of other buzz words.  Plus, I’ve learned how to use the tool!
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BI Dashboard: Flex Theme Designer Makes it Personal

2012-10-18 – 7:29 AM
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The first thing many customers want to do is make their SAS BI Dashboard to look more like “them”.  They want their organizational branding (their logo, colors, and corporate identity). If that task has fallen on your, here’s some guidance about how to accomplish that task.
What the Heck is the Flex Theme Designer?

 
The SAS BI Dashboard is an Adobe Flash application.  It can be customized …