Quick Hit: Create Visualizations Using YAML/JSON files

Steven NgAnalytics, Business Intelligence, VisualizationLeave a Comment

Daniel Kantor has a pretty nifty repo called just-dashboard that lets you make charts using YAML (Yet Another Markup Language) or JSON (JavaScript Object Notation). YAML and JSON for the most part are human readable and don’t have a huge learning curve to pick up. One neat feature is that the library will work with Github Gists. You can see the … Read More

How to Send Reports to a Slack Channel

Vince IarusciKnodeo, Pentaho, ReportingLeave a Comment

My work colleague Steven, often tells me that it bothers him when he’s forced to visit and log into many places to get the company reports he needs. He wants to avoid logging into separate reporting portals, intranet sites, file shares or native apps and would rather have his info prepared specifically for him on the communication tools he currently … Read More