SkyDesk Reports offers a wide variety of reporting options such as charts, pivot tables, summary views, tabular views and dashboards. This enables you to analyses your data in a better way and helps you get new insights into your business. It provides a user friendly drag and drop interface for creating reports.This section briefs on how to create reports in SkyDesk Reports.
A chart is a graphical representation of data which enables you to analyze and interpret data. In this section we will create a simple basic chart.
The following is a brief description of each of the shelves in the Graph tab.
You can add required columns in the shelves specified above to derive desired graph. For more details about the various features available in chart, refer to Chart section.
Pivot Table allows you to group and summarize large sets of data for easy analysis. This section describes how to create a pivot table.
The following is a brief description of each of the shelves in the Pivot tab.
You can add required columns in the shelves specified above to create a needed pivot analysis. You can add multiple fields in these shelves. For more details about the various features available, refer to Pivot Table section.
Tabular View enables you to specify the order of the data and how it should be grouped. You can dynamically group and summarize the data to analyze the large sets of data.
The following are the available grouping options:
Summary View allows you to display information about the data such as sum, average, count and so on. This will be useful when you want to analyze complex tables with several sets of data.
The following is a brief description of each of the shelves in the Summary tab.
Dashboard allows you to combine multiple reports in a single page for a quick review.
SkyDesk Reports provides options to automatically generating reports to reduce the manual effort to create reports. With this, you can apply advanced rules engine and automatically generate reports. You can also generate reports over a table similar to reports available in another table in the workspace.
SkyDesk Reports can analyze your data and automatically generate reports on them. SkyDesk Reports applies an advanced rules engine to scan your data and based on pre-defined rules and generates reports. You can customize or delete these reports later as needed. Auto-generation of reports drastically reduces the time spent on manual creating reports. Auto analyzes can be applied to entire table or a specific column.
SkyDesk Reports also provides option to create reports similar to reports created over another table in the workspace. Letâ€™s assume that you have created reports on the sales data of the previous year and you need similar set of reports for the current year then you can achieve this using this option.