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TIBCO Spotfire – A Comprehensive Primer by Michael Phillips

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How to link data in Spotfire

Let's see how table relations work in practice. First, we have to add some new data.

The data used here is BaseballPlayerData.xls and BaseballTeamData.xls, which you can download from http://www.insidespotfire.com.

  1. Open the baseball analysis file you've been working with.
  2. We're now going to add a second data table to the analysis, so select Add Data Tables… from the File menu.
    How to link data in Spotfire
  3. BaseballTeamData.xls is a Microsoft Excel spreadsheet derived from the baseball player dataset and contains team-level information only. We'll import it just like we did in the earlier examples, accepting the column definition defaults as before. The ...

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