Posted by: Margaret Rouse
|“The adjustment [to data visualization tools] been a difficult one, both operationally and culturally. Business users trust their spreadsheets and don’t want to give them up.” — Ron Van Zanten|
Today’s WhatIs.com Word of the Day is data visualization, a general term for technology that provides a graphical representation of data. Data visualzation tools have executive dashboards that translate raw data numbers into colorful pie charts and bar graphs for faster, easier consumption of data.