Category: QuickSight

Working with Stories in Amazon QuickSight

Amazon Quicksight

Amazon QuickSight allows users to create Stories wherein you capture a series of screens and play them one by one. ● Story can be preserved for multiple iterations of an analysis and can be played sequentially to provide a narrative about the analysis data, such analysis is called a scene.● Scenes preserves the visuals that are in the analysis at the time you create it which includes filters and sort orders too.● Data in the visuals cannot be captured as part of the scene but when you play the story, visuals will reflect the current data in the data set.● Every analysis of the story will be stored under a name called storyboard and you can add scenes to the storyboard when working on the analysis. DataTerrain, with years of experience and reliable experts, is ready to assist. We have served more than 250 customers in the US and over 70 customers worldwide. We are flexible in working hours and do not need any long-term binding contracts.

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How to secure shared folders in Amazon QuickSight

AWS

Amazon QuickSight administrator have authorization to create or share the Shared folders to one or more groups. Shared folder on Amazon QuickSight has two access levels where the folder owner owns everything inside the folder whereas the folder viewer can only use the assets such as folders dashboards and datasets.● AWS security is enforced on each and every object within the folder which is applied to the assets of whoever the folder is shared with according to their access level.● When a sub folder is shared at any level the person whom the folder was shared with sees the root folder in the top level folders view.● A shared asset inherits its permission from the folder when it belongs to the owner.● A private asset is created when an asset is added to a shared folder and this can be viewed by but doesn’t belong to the folder owner. DataTerrain, with years of experience and reliable experts, is ready to assist. We have served more than 250 customers in the US and over 70 customers worldwide. We are flexible in working hours and do not need any long-term binding contracts.

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Dashboard Elements in Amazon QuickSight

Amazon QuickSight

Dashboard Elements in Amazon QuickSight provide various options such as zoom in or Zoom out, filtering the data, and exporting the data. Specific data fields can be excluded or focussed action can be performed. If your dashboard contains data on which you can drill down or up, you can drill up to a higher level or drill down to explore deeper details. If the dashboard contains custom actions you can activate them by choosing a data point.Amazon QuickSight allows changing the chart colors or the specific field colors as a part of these elements. DataTerrain, with years of experience and reliable experts, is ready to assist. We have served more than 250 customers in the US and over 70 customers worldwide. We are flexible in working hours and do not need any long-term binding contracts.

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Using PrestoDB as a datasource in Amazon Quicksight

Using PrestoDB

PrestoDB is an open source and distributed SQL query engine and is designed for fast analytic queries against any data size. ● It also supports a non-relational and relational data source which includes HDFS, Amazon S3, Cassandra, MYSQL, PostreSQL, Teradata and so on.● The result of the queries which are run through the presto engine can be turned into Amazon QuickSight datasets.● You can also query your data through Presto and can import the results of the query into the SPICE.● It is necessary to configure the data source profile in Amazon QuickSight for each Presto data source that you want to access. DataTerrain with years of experience and reliable experts is ready to assist. We have served more than 250 customers in the US and an additional 70 customers worldwide. We are flexible in working hours and do not need any long term binding contracts.

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Visualization types supported in Amazon Quicksight

Amazon Quicksight

Amazon QuickSight supports assorted visualizations that facilitate different analytical approaches: ● Comparison and distribution – You can use the bar chart visual type to create a single-measure, multi-measure or clustered bar chart by using a dimension for the X or Y axis and a measure for the value.● Changes over time – Line charts show the individual values of a set of measures against the range displayed, whereas area line charts are represented by a colored area.● Correlation – Using heat map and scatter plots you can measure the intersection of the two dimensions.● Aggregation – It is the practice of grouping multiple objects with similar characteristics into a single object.● Tabular – Using pivot tables for tabular form you can add up to 20 fields as rows and 20 fields as columns. DataTerrain, with years of experience and reliable experts, is ready to assist. We have served more than 250 customers in the US and over 70 customers worldwide. We are flexible in working hours and do not need any long-term binding contracts.

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Unique features of Amazon QuickSight

Amazon Quicksight

Amazon Quicksight differentiates from other BI tools with the following unique features: ● AutoGraph – Visuals can be created in many different ways but if you choose the “AutoGraph” icon and select the necessary fields then Amazon QuickSight will determine the appropriate visual type in which the selected fields will be populated. This feature is very helpful when you don’t know what type of visualization is required for your report. ● SPICE – SPICE engine is an in-memory optimized engine for fast and ad hoc data visualization. It stores your data in a system architected for high availability till you choose to delete it. The performance of the database can be improved a lot by importing the data’s into this particular engine. ● ML Insights – Amazon QuickSight uses machine learning technology to continuously analyze all your data, detect anomalies, and send proactive email alerts. No need of manual analysis, custom development or Machine Learning Domain expertise is required. It automatically summaries into a plain language and embeds them into QuickSight dashboards which create shared understanding of the data within the organization and helps you make decision faster. DataTerrain, with years of experience and reliable experts, is ready to assist. […]

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