DeltaMaster clicks! 11/2013

Check list for DeltaMaster applications – Part 3: Sparklines, pivot charts

Greetings, fellow data analysts! Companies spend a great deal of time and effort collecting, saving, preparing, and consolidating data – and, ultimately, making reports. But if a report is read and understood or even triggers a reaction doesn’t just have to do with the quality of the underlying data. The design plays a key role as well. When it comes to designing reports, DeltaMaster already answers many open questions and takes over a range of tasks, for example, through reasonable Read More …

DeltaMaster clicks! 10/2006

Creating and customizing pivot charts

Greetings, fellow data analysts! Although we devoted the last edition of clicks! entirely to tables, by no means did we want to play down the importance of charts. To the contrary! Creating meaningful charts is a central part of analytical reporting and a major challenge as well. It is not always easy to find the appropriate visualization for a given question. In fact, international experts such as Edward Tufte, Gene Zelazny and Stephen Few have written insightful books and host Read More …