Salesforce Building Lenses, Dashboards, and Apps in the Analytics Cloud (ANC - 201)

Salesforce Building Lenses, Dashboards, and Apps in the Analytics Cloud (ANC - 201) Course Description

Duration: 1.00 days (8 hours)

Price: $595.00

In this course, you will find out how to design and create an effective dashboard layout to help explorers quickly find their way around. You will learn how to build lenses and 'clip' them into your dashboards to create selectors, filters, and widgets, and how to create a faceted dashboard which automatically updates as explorers interact with it. Once you have created a dashboard, you will learn about the JSON file that defines a dashboard and how it can be modified for advanced functionality, such as creating mobile layouts and modifying lens queries. You will also learn how to organize your lenses and dashboards using apps and ensure that only the right users have access to them.

Next Class Dates

Oct 4, 2017
8:30 AM – 5:00 PM PT

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Intended Audience for this Salesforce Building Lenses, Dashboards, and Apps in the Analytics Cloud (ANC - 201) Course

  • » This course is aimed at users with the Wave Analytics Builder license who need to build effective lenses and dashboards for their business users to explore their data. It may also be of interest to Builder users who are connecting and integrating this data, to understand how it is used in the lens and dashboard building process.

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Course Prerequisites for Salesforce Building Lenses, Dashboards, and Apps in the Analytics Cloud (ANC - 201)

  • » There are no prerequisites for this course

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Salesforce Building Lenses, Dashboards, and Apps in the Analytics Cloud (ANC - 201) Course Objectives

  • » Build and manage apps in the Wave Analytics.
  • » Design a dashboard based on requirements, and create a dashboard layout.
  • » Create and clip lenses to build a dashboard.
  • » Understand what advanced customizations can be made through a dashboards JSON file
  • » Update a dashboard by modifying its JSON file.

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Salesforce Building Lenses, Dashboards, and Apps in the Analytics Cloud (ANC - 201) Course Outline

      1. Managing Apps, Lenses, and Dashboards
        1. Explain what an app is
        2. Build an app and share it with users
        3. Manage apps, lenses, and dashboards
      2. Designing a Dashboard and Creating a Layout
        1. Explain what a dashboard is
        2. Understand that the different types of dashboard widgets
        3. Design a dashboard from a set of requirements
        4. Create a dashboard layout
      3. Clipping Lenses and Building a Dashboard
        1. Understand the clipping process
        2. Create and clip lenses to build a dashboard
        3. Understand and set dashboard widget properties
        4. Save a dashboard in an app
      4. An Introduction to JSON for Dashboards
        1. Understand the purpose of a dashboard--s JSON file
        2. Modify a dashboard JSON file to use an existing layout in a new dashboard.
        3. Modify a dashboard JSON file to add a mobile layout.
        4. Understand advanced lens query modifications performed in a dashboard JSON file.
      5. Review Exercise
        1. Design and build a dashboard based on a set of requirements

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We ensure your success by asking all students to take a FREE Skill Assessment test. These short, instructor-written tests are an objective measure of your current skills that help us determine whether or not you will be able to meet your goals by attending this course at your current skill level. If we determine that you need additional preparation or training in order to gain the most value from this course, we will recommend cost-effective solutions that you can use to get ready for the course.

Our required skill-assessments ensure that:

  1. All students in the class are at a comparable skill level, so the class can run smoothly without beginners slowing down the class for everyone else.
  2. NetCom students enjoy one of the industry's highest success rates, and pass rates when a certification exam is involved.
  3. We stay committed to providing you real value. Again, your success is paramount; we will register you only if you have the skills to succeed.
This assessment is for your benefit and best taken without any preparation or reference materials, so your skills can be objectively measured.

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