Monthly Archives: November 2015

Tableau Vizable First Impressions

I have been following the project elastic (what little was available) since the project was announced at the Tableau Conference in 2014. It was only at the Tableau 2015 Conference Keynote that Project Elastic was officially launch as Vizable – an iPad application for data exploration. Overly excited, I spent […]

TabMon for Server Monitoring 2

Tableau released a server monitoring tool called TabMon on the 14th of October 2015. This tool collects information on the server performance via Perfmon, Java Health and JMX and stores this in a postgres Database. We have been collecting server statistics manually on an ad hoc basis or from our […]

Periodic Table

I saw a nice post on how to draw the USA map using squares so I though it might be nice to give it a try. In summary you include columns to indicate the Row and Columns that the mark will sit and use a Square Mark. Here is my […]

Interactive Menus

I always try to┬ámaximise screen real estate when building Dashboards. I do not like clutter but at the same time I want to provide as much information as possible. In this Dashboard I have built a Dashboard with a Interactive Menu (collapsable) on the left which allows users to drill […]