The big book of dashboards : visualizing your data using real-world business scenarios / by Steve Wexler, Jeffrey Shaffer and Andy Cotgreave
By: Wexler, Steve.
Contributor(s): Shaffer, Jeffery. Cotgreave, Andy.Publisher: Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, 2017Description: xv, 432 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.ISBN: 9781119282716.Subject(s): Information technology | Data communications | Computer graphics | Business intelligence | Communication of informationOnline resources: Download as an eBook
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A STRONG FOUNDATION: Data visualization - a primer. THE SCENARIOS: Course metrics dashboard -- Comparing individual performance with peers -- What-if analysis - wage increase ramifications -- Executive sales dashboard -- Ranking by now, comparing with then -- Are we on pace to reach our goals? -- Multiple key performance metrics -- Power plant operations monitoring -- Showing year-to-date and year-over-year at the same time -- Premier League player performance metrics -- RBS 6 Nations Championship match performance analysis -- Web analytics -- Patient history analysis of recent hospital admissions -- Hospitality dashboard for hotel management -- Sentiment analysis - showing overall distribution -- Showing sentiment with net promoter score -- Server process monitoring -- Big Mac index -- Complaints dashboard -- Hospital operating room utilization -- Showing rank and magnitude -- Measuring claims across multiple measures and dimensions -- Showing churn or turnover -- Showing actual versus potential utilization -- Health care provider productivity monitoring -- Telecom operator executive dashboard -- Economy at a glance -- Call center. SUCCEEDING IN THE REAL WORLD: Want to engage people? Make your dashboards personal -- Visualizing time -- Beware the dead-end dashboard -- The allure of red and green -- The allure of pies and donuts -- Clouds and bubbles -- A journey into the unknown.
Examines data visualisation, including the fundamentals. Describes dozens of real-world business scenarios and presents corresponding dashboards on a wide variety of platforms and in multiple industries.