A Combo-Chart Hack

Sometimes you have a really great idea for a chart. You know exactly what you want, you have the calculations ready only to realize that the specific chart in mind does not 100% support what you want to do. It’s a typical use case that pops up on a regular basis. A few weeks ago ...

Rolling Aggregation with Compare Tables

11. December 2017 Einstein Analytics 4
As most of you know I am a fan of Einstein Analytics’ compare tables, which is why this is not the first blog on the topic. In all honesty they really are powerful as you do not need to know SAQL or touch JSON in order to utilize their power; there are even out of ...

YTD Comparison with Compare Tables

20. November 2017 Einstein Analytics 18
I love when my clients inspire me to write blogs. I mean they have real challenges and questions that other companies might very well also have, so why not write down the solutions for more people’s benefit. This time I was asked, “how do I compare year to date (YTD) with the same period last ...

Einstein Analytics: Calculation without Code

03. October 2017 Einstein Analytics 13
When you start with Einstein Analytics the first time is spent learning how lenses and dashboards work and how to explore your data further maybe even how to get your data sets into Einstein Analytics. But there are more to the tool than just pretty graphs that facet with each other. Soon you will get ...