Source: David W. Cearley, Brian Burke, Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends for 2019, October 15, 2018, Gartner Research, ID: G00374252. Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends for 2019 Note: I only provide a brief summary of each trend. I recommend you read the research by David Cearley and Brian Burke for a more detailed explanation of the trends. […]

With the end of the year quickly approaching, Gartner is already looking ahead to the latest technology trends for 2018. The organization announced its annual top strategic technology trends at the Gartner Symposium/ITxpo this week. The basis of Gartner’s trends depends on whether or not they have the , and break out into something more […]

First, Either a Joke or Quote He uses statistics as a drunken man uses lamp posts — for support rather than illumination. Andrew Lang (1844-1912) Source: Treasury of Humerous Quotations What is Forecasting? Forecasting is a planning tool that helps management in its attempts to cope with the uncertainty of the future, relying mainly on […]

Readers: In Part 2 of my deep dive into Trending in Tableau, I went over how to customize trend lines as well as the Trend Model. In Part 3, I will finish up this deep dive by discussing how to analyze Trend Models. I hope you enjoy this series about trending in Tableau. Best regards, […]

Readers: In Part 1 of my deep dive into Trending in Tableau, I went over the the different ways of adding trend lines, how trends are calculated by Tableau after querying the data source, and how trend lines are drawn based on various elements in the view. In Part 2, I will go over how to customize […]

Readers: Since my life now seems very centered in the Tableau World, I have decided to add a new blog topic called Tableau Deep Dive. I will, to the best of my ability, take a deep dive into a topic related to Tableau Desktop or Tableau Server. My first dipping of my toe in these […]