Monday, February 11, 2013

Ruminating on Visualization Techniques

The following link contains a good illustration of the various kinds of visualization techniques one can use to communicate ideas or clarify the business value behind the data.

http://www.visual-literacy.org/periodic_table/periodic_table.html

We are also experimenting with a new cool JS library called D3.js. Some pretty good visualization samples are available here.

This library can be used for basic charting and also can be used for impressive visualizations. We found this tutorial to be invaluable in understanding the basics of D3.