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Tableau Visual Analytics

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13650 Dulles Technology Dr Ste #175
At Sunrise Valley Dr
Herndon, Virginia 20171
Course 1256
Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 16

What you'll learn in this big data training:

In this Tableau Visual Analytics course, you will learn to empower your organization by utilizing self-service BI platforms to work with data analytics and gain access to critical business information.

Tableau Visual Analytics Course Benefits

  • Create interactive visualizations to deliver business insightsExtract business intelligence by adding value to your dataIntegrate data from multiple heterogeneous sourcesGenerate Tableau maps for geographical dataShare a story using dashboards to highlight your discoveries
  • Learn to develop visualizations from data models that use real-time data
  • Build and publish interactive dashboards
  • Gain exposure to a broad range of data sources, including big data frameworks
  • Continue learning and face new challenges with after-course one-on-one instructor coaching

Tableau Visual Analytics Course Outline

Module 1: Getting Started with Tableau

  • Employing visual analysis and analytics
    • Appreciating the impact of Big Data on visualization
    • Handling large volumes of data
    • Presenting visualizations to analysts and business users
  • Exploring Tableau
    • Utilizing the Tableau interface components
    • Distinguishing measures and dimensions
    • Generating basic visualizations

Module 2: Data Visualizations for Business Intelligence

  • Accessing a single data source
    • Extracting data from Excel and text files
    • Pulling data from Microsoft Access
  • Working with marks and views
    • Applying different Views for finding value
    • Categorizing data with Marks
  • Graphing data
    • Constructing a histogram
    • Filtering to reduce the volume of data
    • Sorting to impose order
    • Organizing data by grouping

Module 3: Loading Data into Tableau

  • Modifying the Tableau data schema
    • Declaring data types
    • Aliasing column headings
    • Resolving issues with the Data Interpreter
    • Contrasting live connections versus extracts
  • Importing from multiple data sources
    • Reading Excel and text files
    • Integrating a Microsoft Access table
    • Executing a database join
  • Connecting to an enterprise database
    • Selecting data from a relational database
    • Consuming data from a big data framework
  • Combining data with joins and blends
    • Joining heterogeneous tables
    • Integrating sources by blending data

Module 4: Building Advanced Visualizations

  • Leveraging visualization techniques
    • Generating Crosstabs and Pivot Tables
    • Establishing hierarchies and drilling down
    • Defining sets and subsets
    • Dividing the view into pages
  • Applying parameters
    • Slicing a view with filers
    • Specifying data with a selector
  • Charting with advanced features
    • Reviewing available chart templates
    • Employing combination charts
    • Exploiting trends and moving averages

Module 5: Leveraging Table Calculations

  • Calculated fields
    • Formulating a calculation to enhance data
    • Identifying calculation types
  • Table calculations
    • Implementing quick table calculations
    • Editing table calculations for a refined data view
    • Creating a level of detail calculations

Module 6: Representing Locations with Tableau Maps

  • Mapping geographic data
    • Plotting latitude and longitude
    • Adding points manually
  • Surveying map types
    • Categorizing with the symbol map and filled map
    • Customizing regions with polygon maps

Module 7: Presenting Insights

  • Authoring dashboards
    • Assembling dashboards from views
    • Linking the views for interaction
  • Narrating a story
    • Illustrating discoveries with a story
    • Capturing story points within the dashboards

Module 8: Disseminating Visualizations

  • Sharing your workbook
  • Publishing to the cloud
  • Deploying your workbook to Tableau Server
  • Administering the server

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