Colors, labels, values – oh my!

You might have heard of ‘XMD’ working with Einstein Analytics. But do you know what it is? First of all, XMD stands for ‘Extended Metadata’ and it a set of instructions that defines how a user visually see your dataset. Meaning once you apply these instructions every lens or dashboard leveraging this dataset will see ...

Compare Table Presents: Fun with Flags!

So who doesn’t love conditional formatting? Amazing how such a “simple” feature can generate so much excitement. Summer 18 has been out for a few weeks now, so I assume as an Einstein Analytics user you have already played around with the functionality. Of course, it’s great that you can modify the colors in all your ...

‘And’… ‘Or’… but how?

Filters are a great way to segment your data to get valuable insights, since having too broad a view do not help you understand the details of what is going on in your business. Einstein Analytics makes it easy for you to drill in and get that insight by allowing you to add list widgets, toggles ...

My most used computeExpression

One thing I cannot control in the Einstein Analytics UI is the sorting of the values. It’s either alphabetically or descending/ascending values, which do make sense. Now, most of the times that’s all good, just not when you are dealing with values that happen in a certain order. As an example, I can mention opportunity ...