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Charting is the visual display of data using graphical elements called charts. If you ever need a way to sell Flex to your organization, charting will help you do it. Management loves charting; give the bosses a taste of Flex’s charts, and you’ll soon have them addicted and begging for more.
Flex charts are so compelling because, unlike using static charts (and even some animated ones), with Flex you can create interactive and engaging dashboard experiences. This is especially true if you combine charting with effects to seal the deal.
In this chapter, we’ll explore what makes up a chart, the charts ...