Dashboards are often interactive and allow end users to explore different facets of the data. Tableau makes it very easy to use multiple visualizations together on a dashboard. In Tableau, a dashboard is a collection of views, filters, parameters, images, and other objects that work together to communicate a data story.
Dashboards serve as a wide variety of purposes and can be tailored for a wide variety of audiences. Consider the following possible dashboards:
- A summary level view of profit and sales to allow executives to have a quick glimpse into the current status of the company
- An interactive dashboard allowing sales managers to drill into sales territories to identify threats or opportunities ...