Master data visualization and dashboard creation by learning QlikView, Tableau and Spotfire at one time
This is a Combo Training Course that provides a great opportunity to learn some of the top Business Intelligence tools available in the market today. It has been designed taking into consideration the specific needs of the industry. Work among other things with QlikView Objects and Charts, Tableau Filters and Graphs, Spotfire Workflow Automation services and Frameworks.
Introduction to the concepts of Business Intelligence, learning about QlikView, the unique features of QlikView that make it the market leader, comparison to other BI tools, the complete overview and architecture of QlikView, studying the various file types and extensions.
Learning about the various QlikView products, understanding about the QlikView Desktop, Server, Access Point, Publisher, the Management Console and NPrinting reporting platform.
Hands-on Exercise – Practice QlikView Desktop, Server, Access Point, Publisher, the Management Console and NPrinting reporting platform.
Understanding the data warehouse architecture, the concept of dimensional model, fact tables and dimensions, learning about Star and Snow Flake schema, QlikView data model comparison to other data models, understanding the data source files.
Hands-on Exercise – Understanding the data warehouse architecture, the concept of dimensional model, fact tables and dimensions, learning about Star and Snow Flake schema, QlikView data model comparison to other data models, understanding the data source files.
Learning about loading data from various databases, generating script, loading of text files, delimited text files, loading data from multiple data sources, various types of data loads like incremental, binary, resident, buffer, preceding, mapping load types, understanding how to load inline table, generic tables, media content and image inclusion, web page data loading, semantic load, various examples to simplify the concepts.
Hands-on Exercise – Load data from a database, Generat script, Load a delimited text file, Load data from excel file, Load inline table, generic tables, media content,Include image, Load a web page data
Learning to create tabs in the scripts, debugging of scripts, inclusion of variables and comments in the scripts.
Hands-on Exercise – Create tabs in the scripts, debug a script, Include variables and comments in the scripts.
Understanding the basic data model of QlikView, learning to work with the Table Viewer, the System Table and System fields.
Hands-on Exercise – Work with the Table Viewer, the System Table and System fields.
Introduction to the various data relationships – Join, Concatenation, Join, and the different options available in each.
Hands-on Exercise – Use Join, Concatenation
The rules of data modeling in QlikView, introduction to circular references, synthetic key tables, resolving synthetic keys and circular references.
Hands-on Exercise – Resolve synthetic keys and circular references
Understanding what is QVD file in QlikView, the way to create QVD file, the standard structure of a QVD file, its various components, the various types and uses of QVD files, learning what is optimized and unoptimized load.
Hands-on Exercise – Create QVD file
Creating a master calendar in QlikView, extracting the highest and lowest data, deploying scripts to create variables, working with arbitrary date ranges.
Hands-on Exercise – Create a master calendar in QlikView, Extract the highest and lowest data, Deploy scripts to create variables, Work with arbitrary date ranges
Understanding the various concepts of QlikView security, defining the access controls, levels of access, maintaining the access control database, section access addition and other concepts.
Hands-on Exercise – Create the access controls rules, Create different levels of access, Access and Edit the access control database
The various types of null values in QlikView and the different methods to handling them.
Hands-on Exercise – Handle null values in QlikView
Working with QlikView sheets and sheet objects, learning about the sheet basics, cross tables, the data transformation in QlikView, transposing a physical table.
Hands-on Exercise – Perform a data transformation in QlikView, Transpose a physical table.
Understanding a list box, most basic sheet object, the various actions in List Box, its properties, the example of a list box.
Hands-on Exercise – Use a list box and assign actions to it
A sheet object that shows several fields simultaneously, learning to create a table box, sorting in table box, understanding table box formatting options, printing the data from table box, exporting to a text file.
Hands-on Exercise – Create a sheet object that shows several fields simultaneously, Create a table box, Sort data in table box, Format data in a table box, Print the data of table box, Export data to a text file.
Representation of value from multiple fields, learning to create a multibox, the various selection features, formatting and resizing of multiboxes.
Hands-on Exercise – Create a multibox, Select data using different criteria, Format and Resize a multiboxe
Working with text and button objects, learning to create them, formatting, resizing, copying and moving of text objects, understanding of action scripts in button and text objects.
Hands-on Exercise – Create text and button objects, Format, Resize, Copy and Move text objects, Run action scripts in button and text objects
Learning the basics of QlikView Charts, graphical representation of numerical data, various types of charts like bar, pie, grid, funnel, combo, learning to create charts, selections in charts and exporting of charts.
Hands-on Exercise – Plot charts like bar, pie, grid, funnel, combo, Make selections in charts and export charts
Introduction to multidimensional charts, setting up multiple expressions in straight table and pivot table, learning about straight table and pivot table, table box and deploying visual cues.
Hands-on Exercise – Plot multidimensional charts, Set up multiple expressions in straight table and pivot table, Deploy visual cues
Learning about Gauge Chart in QlikView, the various types of Gauges, understanding how to build Gauges, the various types of Gauge Charts.
Hands-on Exercise – Build Gauge chart in QlikView
Introduction to the other sheet objects like Statistics Box, Slider/Calendar Object, Current Selections Box, Bookmark Object, Container Object, and Input Box.
Hands-on Exercise – Create sheet objects like Statistics Box, Slider/Calendar Object, Current Selections Box, Bookmark Object, Container Object, and Input Box
The additional editing like settings of type legend, title, fast change chart type, text in chart and reference lines, caption settings and drilldown, cyclic functionality.
Hands-on Exercise – Set up type legend, title, captions
Learning about the various expressions like chart attribute, colour, working with calculated fields, labels, and dynamic text in text objects, calculated fields and dimensions in list boxes and charts.
Hands-on Exercise – Create chart attributes, Assign colour, Work with calculated fields,Create dynamic text in text objects
Learning about the settings menu in QlikView, the various options like user preferences, document properties and sheet properties.
Hands-on Exercise – Use settings menu in QlikView to set user preferences, document properties and sheet properties
The various QlikView functions like ApplyMap, Lookup, Previous, Value List, Interval Match, Class, Value Loop, Peek, Pick, Match, Wild Match, Statistical Functions,Range Functions, etc.
Hands-on Exercise – Use functions ApplyMap, Lookup, Previous, Value List, Interval Match, Class, Value Loop, Peek, Pick, Match, Wild Match, Statistical Functions,Range Functions
Learning about ad hoc report creation and editing, introduction to QlikView bookmarks, the various types of bookmarks, creating and managing bookmarks.
Hands-on Exercise – Create ad hoc report, Edit the report, Create and manage bookmarks
Understanding QlikView themes, creating, applying and working with dynamic themes.
Hands-on Exercise – Create, apply and work with dynamic themes
Learning about QlikView extensions, visualizing of data with extensions, creating a simple HTML extension, HTML table, working with interactive extensions and external libraries with extensions.
Hands-on Exercise – Use QlikView extension for data visualization, Create a simple HTML extension, Work with interactive extensions
Understanding set analysis, defining data values that are different from set definition, working with modifiers, identifiers, operators, example of expressions, indirect set analysis, YTD & MTD and rolling 12 months, various examples.
Hands-on Exercise – Work with modifiers, Identifiers, Operators, Expressions, Implement YTD & MTD and rolling 12 months
Understanding alternate states for performing comparative analysis on sets of multiple data items, working with market basket analysis, examples of various alternate states.
Hands-on Exercise – Perform comparative analysis on sets of multiple data items, Do market basket analysis
Understanding what-if analysis in QlikView, working on creating variables, slider objects, assigning variables to sheet and slider objects.
Hands-on Exercise – Do what-if analysis in QlikView
The process of installation, various types of licenses, types of CALS, learn to deploy the application on the server, working with server bookmarks, annotations.
Hands-on Exercise – Deploy an app on the server
What is data visualization, Comparison and benefits against reading raw numbers, Real usage examples from various business domains, Some quick powerful examples using Tableau without going into the technical details of Tableau, installing Tableau, Tableau interface, connecting to DataSource, Tableau Data Types, data preparation.
Installation of Tableau Desktop, Architecture of Tableau, Interface of Tableau (Layout, Toolbars, Data Pane, Analytics Pane etc), How to start with Tableau, Ways to share and exporting the work done in Tableau
Hands-on Exercise – Play with the tableau desktop, interface to learn its user interface, Share an existing work, Export an existing work
Connection to Excels, PDFs and Cubes, Managing Metadata and Extracts, Data Preparation and dealing with NULL values, Data Joins (Inner, Left, Right, Outer) and Union, Cross Database joining, Data Blending, data extraction, refresh extraction, incremental extraction, how to build extract
Hands-on Exercise – Connect to an excel sheet and import data, Use metadata and extracts, Handle NULL values, Clean up the data before the actual use, Perform various join techniques, Perform data blending from more than one sources
Marks, Highlighting, Sort and Group, Working with Sets (Creation of sets, Editing sets, IN/OUT, Sets in Hierarchies), constant sets, computed Sets, bins
Hands-on Exercise – Create and edit sets using Marks, Highlight desired items, Make groups, Applying sorting on result, Make hierachies in the created set
Filters (Addition and Removal), Filtering continuous dates, dimensions, measures, Interactive Filters, marks card, hierarchies, how to create folders in Tableau, sorting in Tableau, types of sorting, filtering in Tableau, types of filters, filtering order of operations
Hands-on Exercise – Add Filter on data set by date/dimensions/measures, Use interactive filter to views, Remove some filters to see the result
Formatting Data (Labels, Annotations, Tooltips, Edit axes), Formatting Pane (Menu, Settings, Font, Alignment, Copy-Paste), Trend and Reference Lines, Forecasting, k-means Cluster Analysis in Tableau, visual analytics in Tableau, reference lines and bands, confidence interval.
Hands-on Exercise – Apply labels, annotations, tooltips to graphs, Edit the attributes of axes, Set a reference line, Do k-means cluster analysis on a dataset
Coordinate points, Plotting Longitude and Latitude, Editing Unrecognized Locations, Custom Geocoding, Polygon Maps, WMS: Web Mapping Services, Background Image (Add Image, Plot Points on Image, Generate coordinates from Image), map visualization, custom territories, Map Box, WMS Map, how we can create map projects in Tableau, how to create Dual Access Map, how to edit location.
Hands-on Exercise – Plot latitude and longitude on geo map, Edit locations on the map, Create custom geocoding, Use images of a map and plot points on it, find coordinates in the image, Create a polygon map, Use WMS
Calculation Syntax and Functions in Tableau, Types of Calculations (Table, String, Logic, Date, Number, Aggregate), LOD Expressions (concept and syntax), Aggregation and Replication with LOD Expressions, Nested LOD Expressions, Level of Details, Fixed Level of Details, Lower Level of Details, Higher Level of Details, Quick Table Calculations, how to create Calculated Fields, predefined Calculations, how to validate.
Create Parameters, Parameters in Calculations, Using Parameters with Filters, Column Selection Parameters, Chart Selection Parameters, how to use Parameters in Filter Session, how to use parameters in Calculated Fields, how to use parameters in Reference Line.
Hands-on Exercise – Create new parameters to apply on a filter, Pass parameters to filters to selet columns, Pass parameters to filters to select charts
Dual Axes Graphs, Histogram (Single and Dual Axes), Box Plot, Pareto Chart, Motion Chart, Funnel Chart, Waterfall Chart, Tree Map, Heat Map, Market Basket analysis, Using Show me, Types of Charts, Text Table, Heat map, Highlighted Table, Pie Chart, Tree map, Bar chart, Line Chart, Bubble Chart, Bullet chart, Scatter Chart, Dual Axis Graphs, Funnel Charts, Pareto Chart, Maps, Hands on Lab, Assignment, Funnel Chart, Waterfall Chart, Maps
Hands-on Exercise – Plot a histogram, heat map, tree map, funnel chart and others using the same data set, Do market basket analysis on a given dataset
Build and Format a Dashboard (Size, Views, Objects, Legends and Filters), Best Practices for Creative and Interactive Dashboards using Actions, Create Stories (Intro of Story Points, Creating and Updating Story Points, Adding Visuals in Stories, Annotations with Description), DashBoards & Stories, what is Dashboard, Filter Actions, Highlight Actions, Url Actions , Selecting & Clearing values, DashBoard Examples, Best Practices in Creating DashBoards, Tableau WorkSpace, Tableau Interface, Tableau Joins, Types of Joins, Live vs Extract Connection, Tableau Field Types, Saving and Publishing Data Source, File Types
Hands-on Exercise – Create a dashboard view, Include objects, legends and filters, Make the dashboard interactive, Create and edit a story with visual effects, annotation, description
Introduction to Tableau Prep, how Tableau Prep helps to quickly combine join, shape and clean data for analysis, create smart experiences with Tableu Prep, get deeper insights into your data with great visual experience, make data preparation simpler and accessible, integrate Tableau Prep with Tableau analytical workflow, seamless process from data preparation to analysis with Tableau Prep
Introduction to R Language, Applications and Use Cases of R, Deploying R on Tableau Platform, Learning R functions in Tableau, Integration with Hadoop
Hands-on Exercise – Deploy R on tableau, Create a line graph using R interface, Connect tableau with Hadoop and extract data
The basics of TIBCO Spotfire, data visualization and analytics software, various Spotfire features, Data Filtering, Data drill-down, data loading, data table format, statistical representation of data, Web Player for analytics report, importing data from Excel, data types, data visualization techniques, Spotfire Dashboard, working with Bar Charts.
Working with Data Tables, data sourcing, fetching data from databases, properties of Data Table, relations in data table and column matching, data table filters, settings and filter schemas, Calculated, Binned and Hierarchy Column creation.
Visualizing data to exploring, analyzing and discovering insights, understanding the concepts of Coloring, Trellis Visualization, bar chart, combination chart and line chart, working with Zoom Slider, and Cross-table Visualization, Column Selectors.
In-depth understanding of Spotfire visualization techniques, advanced color coding concepts, analyzing data, working with tags, lists, bars and data labels, understanding the various techniques of Pie Chart, Tree Map and Scatter Plot.
Importance of Spotfire Server for Deployment, Library and Information services, working with Spotfire Expressions, Labels, Charts, Schemas, understanding of Heat Map, Dendograms.
The scope of Spotfire Professional, data access, visualization and analysis, working with input filter, property control dialogue for changing settings in visualization, custom expressions, deploying Action control and Dynamic items, Spotfire Dashboard features, data filtering, filter schemas, analysis techniques like Box plot, Pareto chart and Combination chart.
Spotfire installation, administration and maintenance, deloying information designs and information links and joins, personalization, working with Web Player DXP, Spotfire authorization, authentication and security.
Map Visualization, Forcasting, Text Area Features, Upload and Store data to Library, Drag and Drop of Visualization, Application of Profiler.
Visual Appearance, Recommendations, Mark from Legend, Data Panel, Interacting Grouping of Categories, Data Connector, Data Profiler, Collaboration.
Project : QlikView Dashboard creation using 3 principles of DAR
Industry : General
Problem Statement: How to successfully build QlikView applications using DAR
Topics : This project involves understanding the concepts of the QlikView Dashboard, Analysis, Reporting (DAR) methodology to creating and building of QlikView applications. This way you can reuse your earlier QlikView Worksheets with minimal changes thus saving you time and effort. You will have hands-on experience in designing the Dashboard, creating Analysis Page and ultimately develop the QlikView Reports with DAR implementation. You will learn about the business overview, deploying user-driven controls for data filters and reporting of specific details in this QlikView Dashboard project.
Project 2 – Create a mini chart in QlikView application
Domain – Human Resource
Objective – To see the current values of salaries in one column and historical values in another cell in a mini chart that would contain a bar chart and a trend chart
Domain – Healthcare
Objective – Visual Mapping between Vaccination rate and Measles outbreak
The description of the dataset is mentioned below
Project 1 – Tableau Interactive Dashboard
Data Set – Sales
Objective – This project is involved with working on a Tableau dashboard for sales data. You will gain in-depth experience in working with dashboard objects, learn about visualizing data, highlight action, and dashboard shortcuts. With a few clicks you will be able to combine multiple data sources, add filters and drill down specific information. You will be proficient in creating real time visualizations that are interactive within minutes.
Upon completion of this project you will understand how to create a single point of access for all your sales data, ways of dissecting and analyzing sales from multiple angles, coming up with a sales strategy for improved business revenues.
Domain – Crime Statistics (Public Domain)
Objective – The Project aims to show the types of crimes and their frequency that happen in the District of Columbia. Also to provide the details of the crimes like, the area/location and day of the week the crime has happened
Problem statement : Police departments are often called upon to put more “feet on the street” to prevent crime and keep order. But with limited resources, it’s impossible to be everywhere at once. This visualization shows where crimes take place by type and which day of the week. This kind of information gives local police more guidance on where they should deploy their crime prevention efforts.
Domain – Healthcare
Objective – Visual Mapping between Vaccination rate and Measles outbreak
Problem statement :
Plot correlation between poor urban areas which were not vaccinated at high rate and other areas which were vaccinated properly
Project 4 : Analyzing market performance
Industry : Retail
Problem Statement – Using the Consumer Packaged Goods data to analyze which are the markets which are performing well for a particular retail enterprise using Tableau Desktop.
Topic : This Tableau Desktop project involves working with the complex Consumer Packaged Goods data to come up with the brand performance analysis, regions that are contributing good to the revenues, where there is a need to offer more discounts to spur sales, and making in-depth budget vs. spend analysis for any particular year.
Project – IronPython
Data – Sales
Topics – This project is involved with creating IronPython script for Spotfire platform. You will start with the basics of implementing the IronPython scripting like importing classes for the visualization. In this sales project you will learn about the various operations and tools in IronPython scripting, creating data forms, collaboration platforms in Spotfire, framework for workflow, automating services all using the IronPython scripting.
Intellipaat is a pioneer of Business Intelligence training. This industry-designed combo BI training includes some of the top BI tools like QlikView, Tableau and Spotfire. This Intellipaat training gives you an unprecedented opportunity to master the best combination of QlikView Charts, Tableau visualizations, Spotfire dashboard in order to become a BI professional unlike any.
The entire course content is designed towards clearing the following exams: QlikView Developer Certification, Tableau Desktop Qualified Associate Certification, Spotfire Knowledge Assessment Exam.
This is a completely career-oriented training designed by industry experts. Your training program includes real time projects, step-by-step assignments to evaluate your progress and specially designed quizzes for clearing the requisite certification exams.
Intellipaat also offers lifetime access to videos, course materials, 24/7 Support, and course material upgrades to latest version at no extra fees. Hence it is clearly a one-time investment.
This course is designed to clear the following:
The entire training course content is in line with respective certification program and helps you clear the requisite certification exam with ease and get the best jobs in the top MNCs.
As part of this training you will be working on real time projects and assignments that have immense implications in the real world industry scenario thus helping you fast track your career effortlessly.
At the end of this training program there will be quizzes that perfectly reflect the type of questions asked in the respective certification exams and helps you score better marks in certification exam.
Intellipaat Course Completion certificate will be awarded on the completion of Project work (on expert review)and upon scoring of at least 60% marks in the quiz. Intellipaat certification is well recognized in top 80+ MNCs like Ericsson, Cisco, Cognizant, Sony, Mu Sigma, Saint-Gobain, Standard Chartered, TCS, Genpact, Hexaware, etc.
You will get Lifetime access to high quality interactive tutorials along with life time access to complete Course Material .There will be 24/7 access to video tutorials with email support. If you stuck in any unexpected problem we will provide online interactive sessions with trainer for issue resolving.
We provide 24X7 support by email for issues or doubts clearance for Self-paced training.
In online Instructor led training, trainer will be available to help you out with your queries regarding the course. If required, the support team can also provide you live support by accessing your machine remotely. This ensures that all your doubts and problems faced during labs and project work are clarified round the clock.
This course is designed for clearing QlikView Developer Certification conducted by Qlik ,Tableau Desktop Qualified Associate Certification conducted by Tableau software and Spotfire Knowledge Assessment Exam conducted by TIBCO .
At the end of the course there will be a quiz and project assignments once you complete them you will be awarded with Intellipaat Course Completion certificate.
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