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How to Avoid Being Fooled by Bad Maps - CityLab

How to Avoid Being Fooled by Bad Maps – CityLab.

“A map is not just a picture—it’s also the data behind the map, the methodology used to collect and parse that data, the people doing that work, the choices made in terms of visualization and the software used to make them.”

Arcadia Emerges with Visual Analytics Running Directly On Hadoop

Arcadia Data today emerged from stealth mode by announcing $11.5 million in Series A funding and the limited availability of its flagship product: a Web-based visual analytics tool served directly from Hadoop. 86 more words

Business Intelligence

He Sculpted Everything He Eat

Over the course 365 days, Itamar Gilboa, an Amsterdam-based artist, consumed 133 cucumbers, 567 slices of bread, 155 lemons, 32 gallons of Diet Coke, 490 tomatoes, and three figs, among others things. 79 more words


Enterprise Business Intelligence Platforms - At a Glance

Industry analysis reports are always packed with great information, lots of it.  Here is my attempt to visualize some of the conclusions reached by Forrester in their Enterprise Business Intelligence Platforms report (Q1-2015). 206 more words


#datashows Leading Physicians by GSK Research Payments

This card uses the Sunshine Act Data  to identify top researchers with strong ties to pharma.

Entities: Sponsors and Physicians

Purpose: clinical operations, competitive intelligence 6 more words

Data Visualization

Generative Design Variations M.5.3 Sunburst diagrams

Sunburst diagrams. Again something I never used in my work. Here is the description the Generative Design book gives: ‘A sunburst is a visualization technique that simultaneously depicts hierarchical structures and proportions in a radial diagram. 1,252 more words

Generative Design Variations

The End (of Analysis) Is the Beginning Is the End

Been back in the woodshed for a bit.  I just completed my latest post for AITS.org, which should be published sometime in mid-July.  In the meantime, I’ve been looking at issues of data visualization, process improvement, and performance management–and their interdependencies.  314 more words

Project Management