Einstein Discovery: How good is my model really?

As artificial intelligence, and specifically machine learning, is conquering today’s business world, a new way of human machine interaction enters our professional lives. We are more and more guided by predictive models that prioritise our work and give recommendations to improve our business. Once widely adopted, this embedding of so-called augmented analytics can bring tremendous ...

Einstein Analytics: A robust approach for performing period over period analysis (using a single date picker)

Einstein Analytics dashboard pattern for dynamic Period over Period Analysis using a single date picker. Highlights: * Works with a single standard date widget * Works with absolute dates * Works with relative date bonus Allows switching between \"current period vs. prior period\" (example: Jan-Feb 2019 vs. Nov-Dec 2018) & \"current period vs same period prior year\" (example: Jan-Feb 2019 vs. Jan-Feb 2018)

But that’s not my preferred currency

As you may have figured out Einstein Analytics does not support multi-currency out of the box. If you are an organization that has enabled multi-currency in Salesforce then I am sure you are likely to want to see this in Einstein Analytics. As I said it’s not supported out of the box (at least not ...

Driving analytics adoption by delivering value

I think user adoption is a pretty universal concept in IT and working with Einstein Analytics is not any different. You can spend hours, weeks or months on building great dashboards so your end-users can get some insight, however, if they do not use those dashboards I would argue that it’s been a waste of ...

SAQL simply explained – Part 1

When we create dashboards in Einstein Analytics most of us rely on the UI. In the dashboard editor, we click “New Step” select our dataset, define the measure and a grouping whereafter we add it to the dashboard. In other words, with point and click, we can create a great dashboard that gives insight into the data. ...

A Hot Summer19 Release Right Off the Press

12. June 2019 Summer 19 1
June has approached in fact we are almost midway through June, which means it’s officially Summer. And since I have crossed the “pond” and gone to Austin Texas, I cannot help but think “Wow, this is hot” and so it the Einstein Analytics Summer19 release. Some production environments have already been updated this past weekend ...