From Dataflow to Data Prep

In the past few releases, we have seen the hard work behind the new Data Prep (recipes) emerge. While Data Prep aims to make it easier for users to get started with transforming data and creating datasets for insight, there might be a few question marks if you are used to navigating the dataflow. Hence ...

Jazz up those tooltips with custom text & visualizations

At Tableau CRM (Formerly Einstein Analytics), the authoring experience team is particularly obsessed with enabling users to build rich, engaging analytical experiences that include fluid layouts, interactions, navigation & beautiful animations to break the mold of endless grids of static visualizations. As we explore new paradigms for presenting insights, ‘Progressive Disclosure’ is an interaction design pattern ...

Create Intelligent Applications with the ‘Predict’ node in Recipes

🇯🇵 Read in Japanese Einstein Discovery allows the business scientist to explore patterns, trends and correlations in business data using Stories. The Story answers various questions, depending on the data it was trained on. Examples include Opportunity win-rate analysis, proprensity-to-buy (PTB) and Case average handling-time (AHT) or satisfaction (CSAT) in customer service.  One particularly useful component that results automatically from ...

Start and stop dataflows on command

When working with dataflows I think most of us simply schedule or manually run them to get new and fresh data (given the data sync has been updated). But guess what you can trigger the dataflow using APIs – so let’s see how we can do that with Salesforce CLI and Mohan’s plugin. If you ...

Dataflow performance with field usage analysis

Some of you might have long running dataflows that you for many reasons want to have running faster. But how you approach this can be time-consuming. Siva Teja Ghattepally has provided a brilliant webinar giving techniques to optimize the dataflow performance. To aid this process Mohan Chinnappan‘s analytics plugin provides a great command that allows you ...