Benefits of Dashboards for Healthcare

Data backing is extremely important; measurable, accurate metrics more so. In industries, such as healthcare, metrics allow for better strategy formulation and implementation. Although it is not as easy to convert users of so-called tried and tested management methods, there is a chance of effecting change when increasing costs and decreasing revenues enter the picture. These days, […]

Field Service – Technician Utilization KPI – Dashboard

Technician Utilization: Percentage of technician debriefed time of planned work time. The system calculates this value using the following: • Technician Utilization (for View By district) = (Debriefed Time / Planned Work Time) * 100 • Technician Utilization (for View By task type) = (Time for the task types debriefed by the technicians in the […]

Are Dashboards required to be clean ?

A fact that I noticed on several Dashboard’s is that they are trying to pass on too much data and form a cluster of sorts within a single view. This just makes me wonder as to why cleanliness and blank spaces are not considered when preparing these designs.

Product Management – Engineering Dashboard

The Product Management – Engineering dashboard allows you to monitor a product’s engineering and manufacturing process.   Source (wikipedia) Product engineering refers to the process of designing and developing a device, assembly, or system such that it be produced as an item for sale through some production manufacturing process. Product engineering usually entails activity dealing […]

How are your Flash Videos Performing?

Google Analytics is a very popular app for tracking and monitoring your website visitors. Google recently announced the feature of tracking your flash based applications. Flash is difficult for search engines to parse through but Google has made it easier to enable your flash apps and especially videos to be indexed by them and track […]

Airport Dashboard and Metrics- Microstrategy

Some of the important Airport related metrics that a typical dashboard should monitor are listed below Aircraft landing fee: The fee charged by the airport as landing fee per aircraft. Operating expenses: These are the costs incurred on the staff, repairs and maintenance, services per work load unit (1 work load unit= 1 passenger). Number […]

Various methods of creating Digital Dashboards – Part 4

Read about the Type – 1 approach Type – 2 approach Type – 3 approach Type 4: This type defines the method of creating dashboard using Excel. The data and presentation is all part of the Excel file. This is the most popular approach as it is very easy and affordable to create dashboards. It […]

Various methods of creating Digital Dashboards – Part 3

Read about the Type 2 Approach Type 3: This category involves the use of some big vendor BI tool. These BI tools are quite comprehensive and come with tons of options to choose from. They provide ad-hoc reporting and easy dashboard creation options. Once installed and configured, there is often a need to define data […]

Various methods of creating Digital Dashboards – Part 2

This is a continuation of the Dashboard Creation Methods Type 2: This category involves the use of some Dashboard designing tool. You need to download and install the third party software and learn their basic steps in designing the dashboards. Most often the designing tools offer variety of connection methods to the various databases and […]

Various methods of creating Digital Dashboards – Part 1

Are you trying to build a Dashboard or a new Application? Three are three types of Dashboard Solutions Type 1: This category defines those tutorials where you built everything from scratch. You write your own SQL queries, database connection methods and create data files. Then you construct your own presentation layer by defining the html, […]

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