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Practical Business Intelligence

By : Ahmed Sherif
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Practical Business Intelligence

By: Ahmed Sherif

Overview of this book

Business Intelligence (BI) is at the crux of revolutionizing enterprise. Everyone wants to minimize losses and maximize profits. Thanks to Big Data and improved methodologies to analyze data, Data Analysts and Data Scientists are increasingly using data to make informed decisions. Just knowing how to analyze data is not enough, you need to start thinking how to use data as a business asset and then perform the right analysis to build an insightful BI solution. Efficient BI strives to achieve the automation of data for ease of reporting and analysis. Through this book, you will develop the ability to think along the right lines and use more than one tool to perform analysis depending on the needs of your business. We start off by preparing you for data analytics. We then move on to teach you a range of techniques to fetch important information from various databases, which can be used to optimize your business. The book aims to provide a full end-to-end solution for an environment setup that can help you make informed business decisions and deliver efficient and automated BI solutions to any company. It is a complete guide for implementing Business intelligence with the help of the most powerful tools like D3.js, R, Tableau, Qlikview and Python that are available on the market.
Table of Contents (16 chapters)
Practical Business Intelligence
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Publishing dashboard to Tableau Public

We are now at the stage where we can share our Tableau dashboard with other interested parties. Thankfully, this process is also pretty straightforward. First and foremost, if we do not already have one, we need to create an account on the Tableau Public website at the following location:

Once we have an account, we can click on the File dropdown from the menu and select Save to Tableau Public..., as seen in the following screenshot:

We will then be prompted to log in with our Tableau Public credentials, as seen in the following screenshot:

Once we have logged in we can immediately view our dashboard as it resides on the Tableau Public server, as seen in the following screenshot:

We have the ability to share our dashboard with the public by clicking on the Share icon in the bottom right-hand corner, as seen in the following screenshot:

Tableau Public provides us with both the Embed Code and the Link to the...