Snowflake – What is Snowflake SQL – SnowSQL?

SnowSQL is the Snowflake SQL command-line client that allows users to connect to Snowflake and execute Structured Query Language (SQL) queries.  Here are some facts about SnowSQL: Snowflake supports ANSI SQL, which is the most widely used standardized version of SQL. This implies that Snowflake SQL supports all of the most frequently used Data Definition Language...Continue reading

Why Alteryx

What is Alteryx?

Alteryx is a software solution that allows users to quickly access, manipulate, analyze, and output data. People typically use Alteryx to more quickly and efficiently get data processes completed and automated. This can be done in a process called a “workflow” on a recurring (daily, weekly, monthly) basis. The Alteryx workflows, is a form of...Continue reading

Accessibility - Accessible Power BI Dashboard vs Accessible Tableau Dashboard

Accessibility – Accessible Power BI Dashboard vs Accessible Tableau Dashboard

Accessible Power BI Dashboard Vs Accessible Tableau Dashboard Companies today, regardless of their size or their market, use Business Intelligence tools. The primary purpose of a Business Intelligence tool is to assist businesses in decision-making by visualize their data in the form of dashboards in order to gain insights of their data and better understand...Continue reading

Tableau Accessibility Alt Text

Tableau Accessibility Features – Alt Text – Titles and Tooltips

Operable: Alt Text, Titles and Tool-tips When a user navigates to a view on a dashboard using the keyboard (with using Tab or Shift+Tab), a screen reader will speak: Title of the view (if visible) Caption of the view (if visible) Keyboard shortcuts for clearing any selected marks and opening the View Data window  alt-text...Continue reading

Tableau Accessibility Keyboard navigation

Tableau Accessibility Features – Keyboard navigation

Understandable: Keyboard navigation Keyboard navigation is tremendously important for a visually challenged user to move around in Tableau dashboards. Users with motor disabilities may not be able to depend on a mouse or trackpad to interact with their computer, since those devices are required to have fine finger control. Users with visual disabilities may not...Continue reading

Tableau Accessibility Features Navigating with a Screen Reader

Tableau Accessibility Features – Navigating with a Screen Reader

Understandable: Navigating with a Screen Reader A screen reader is an application that reads out loud the contents being displayed on your screen. Visually impaired users depend on a screen reader to be able to interact with online content. There are different screen readers exists, but the top three ones are JAWS, NVDA, and VoiceOver....Continue reading

Tableau Report Accessibility

Tableau Accessibility Features – Perceivable – Color Selection

Perceivable: Color Selection There are many different types of color vision deficiency conditions exist. Designing your dashboard with a color-blind safe color palette and adding labels/values and symbols and patterns to lines, bars, and pie charts is a good way to start designing your report. Here are some suggestions for you to consider while you...Continue reading

How to create Accessible Tableau Report

How to create an Accessible Tableau Report

Some of Tableau’s Accessibility Features One of the most used data visualization tools in the industry, Tableau allows you to create interactive data visualizations and dashboards to display your data right on your web site. If your dashboard is not created with accessibility in mind, data visualizations and dashboards will cause a confusing experience for...Continue reading

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