segunda-feira, 19 de fevereiro de 2018

About line charts

About two months ago at there was a contest about annotated line charts and almost 100 contributions were accepted.

As we can see there wasn’t that much creativity involved.

New approaches like multicharts with/and “timelines” are very rare.


segunda-feira, 22 de janeiro de 2018

And here are the good news: IBCS goes mainstream

The first good news is that SAP Analytics Cloud is now IBCS/Hichert certified.

For those interested in applying visualization standards in their reports SAP offers now within their Analytics Cloud IBCS compliant charts.

It is no longer necessary to use third party tools within your SAP environment in order to produce highly sophisticated reports and dashboards.
For more information see the article of Blaž Zabukovec (ž-zabukovec/) the official SAP announcement

The second good news comes from ZebraBI which now offers a visuals add-on for Microsoft PowerBI. The fast growing PowerBI community can now use sophisticated IBCS-charts for reporting and dashboard design. As can be seen on a recently held Webinar ( ZebraBI custom visuals do a great job in accelerated dashboard design.
For more information see

terça-feira, 21 de novembro de 2017

An interesting Waterfall Chart....

.... but difficult to understand.
Found at the 1st half year presentation 2017 of Munich Re.

The waterfall belongs to which data series: left or right?

Visualising data

...chama-se o site de Andy Kirk
Pra quem busca inspiração e informação sobre visualização de dados está no lugar certo. Especialmente a parte "Resources" traz uma ampla lista de ferramentas usadas no ramo.