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Creating and Applying Filters in Sisense

by Vitthal Srinivasan

This course will teach you how to perform a detailed analysis of a dataset using a variety of filters available in Sisense, which can be used to drill down to specific ranges and categories of data at both widget and dashboard levels.

What you'll learn

Sisense includes a number of different filters which allow users to zoom in on specific subsets of a large dataset.

In this course, Creating and Applying Filters in Sisense, you’ll learn to use the right set of filters to enable an efficient and meaningful analysis of your data.

First, you’ll explore how filters are implemented in Sisense ElastiCubes. Next, you’ll discover a variety of basic filters which can be applied at the widget and dashboard levels. Finally, you’ll learn how to define more complex filters for your visualizations which allow for deeper interactions. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of filters, widgets, and dashboards needed to create engaging and informative visualizations which enable a variety of interactions for your end users.

About the author

Vitthal has spent a lot of his life studying - he holds Masters Degrees in Math and Electrical Engineering from Stanford, an MBA from INSEAD, and a Bachelors Degree in Computer Engineering from Mumbai. He has also spent a lot of his life working - as a derivatives quant at Credit Suisse in New York, then as a quant trader, first with a hedge fund in Greenwich and then on his own, and finally at Google in Singapore and Flipkart in Bangalore. In all these roles, he has written a lot of code, and b... more

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