We are starting to build a short video library for new Business Author users. Watch this space! You can see the first videos here…
There is a feature that new users and occasional users really love: visualization recommendations. All you need to do is choose two or more columns, and Spotfire will automatically recommend a series of visuals, and auto-configure them, so that you can add them to your report with a single click. Trouble was, the suggestions were not always great. Until 10.5 that is.
I searched for “Spotfire Business Author” to see what happened. I found old links to certain software vendors bashing on about the “new” 7.9 Business Author. But links 8 and 13 caught my eye. Link 8 is a new podcast I launched just one week ago. Link 13 is my 2015 book for Spotfire Business Authors. Soon, I hope this blog will rise into the top ten. Literally: nobody is talking about Spotfire Business Author except me. Welcome.
We’re taking a closer look at the TIBCO Spotfire Business Author this summer. Why? Because TIBCO keeps forgetting about it. A detailed trawl of their Spotfire blogs and articles over the last year or so will yield many articles about data science, but nothing for the humble business user. Look no further.
As we take a more detailed look at Spotfire 10.10 LTS over the next few weeks, I wanted to take a moment to mention Spotfire Business Author. For a while it was the shiny new kid in town, then it became the embarrassing aunt you would try to avoid inviting to a family party. SomethingContinue reading “Spotfire Business Author”