Hello everyone, it's the first day of Spring 2017 AND the International Day of Happiness!
Put on your prettiest suit, and ask your boss if you could work outside today, under the sun and among the flowers...! You could try at least
○ Help us gather the data on how you and your organization use data to make decisions || TDWI Best Practices Report Survey: Accelerating the Path to Value with Business Intelligence and Analytics
This year we’re returning to fabulous Las Vegas where, from October 9-13, data enthusiasts will come together to connect and learn from Tableau speakers and from each other. We hope you’ll apply to share your Tableau success story with your peers.
The deadline to apply is March 31, 2017. || Learn more
It is the International Day of Happiness, and I must say that our team at Tableau is really proud and happy to have you all, here, on the Tableau Community Forums!
We want to thank everyone for helping each others, you are embracing one of our Core value, our mission: You too, help people see and understand their data! We can't express enough our gratitude toward you. Keep up the fantastic work!
Do you want to give kudos to someone in particular? Shout-outs in the comments section!
◘ Most Talked About Thread
This last week, Scott Dexter was looking for a way to change the background color of a chart, depending on conditions.
Kaz Shakir came to the rescue with a very thorough solution!
Thanks everyone who participated in that particular thread || Change Background Color
◘ Top Voted Idea
○ Do you want Tableau to support Spatial Objects in Databases? Vote it up here, and make your voice heard! || https://community.tableau.com/ideas/7242
○ With 37 upvotes (100% of votes) in a month, I couldn't skip this one: "Ability to share your Incremental/Full extract 'column' details which Tableau has to your custom SQL/Initial SQL window panes" || https://community.tableau.com/ideas/7142
◘ In Other News
- There are many things to consider when setting up an enterprise environment, so here are eight quick tips to help you set up your Tableau environment with a framework for scalability || 8 tips for deploying Tableau at scale | Tableau Software
Enjoy your week-end, and make sure to send any comments or questions to firstname.lastname@example.org!
Until next time, happy analyzing!