Top 20 Dutch Vehicles

This week’s data set came from the Netherlands, analyzing the vehicles purchased by their citizens. Because the underlying data was in Dutch, I went through the exercise of translating all the additional text in to Dutch as that would be my ‘expected audience’. Because the data is static, the translation in this instance is easy. […]

Top 20 Dutch Vehicles

Sydney Ferry Utilization

This week examined the Transport Sydney Ferries data, and the number of passengers, the class of ticket and the destination over a 6 month period. I was stumped when I first got the data and I wasn’t sure really what I wanted to do, but what I landed on I ended up really liking and […]

Sydney Ferry Utilization

DATA 17 – Tableau User Conference

Beyond excited! I will be attending this years Tableau User Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada! I was not at #Data16, but I was at the conference the last time is was in Las Vegas and it was incredible… the people, the location, the “Data Night Out” and everything that went in to the event was […]

DATA 17 – Tableau User Conference

UK Prescription Data

This week we got to play with an enormous data set supplied by EXASOL; More than 700 million rows. The server was located in Germany and considering the size and distance you’d figure latency would be the death of this exercise. NOT SO. At one point I connected to my cell phone hot spot and […]

UK Prescription Data

Rise of the Machines

The Guardian published an article discussing the likelihood and potential impact of job automation. I liked the original viz, but I didn’t think it showed the true impact, which for me would be the number of people made redundant. So I tried to come up with a “Damage Ratio” which divided the Job Share, by […]

Rise of the Machines