Category Archives: Alteryx

Weird query results on Snowflake

If, when you use Tableau or Alteryx to query a Snowflake Database, you are getting weird $ amounts, not matching what is the database, you are experiencing a known bug in the recent versions of the Snowflake ODBC driver: https://support.snowflake.net/s/article/Regression-in-ODBC-v2-16-4-v-2 … Continue reading

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How to analyze easily Google Search Console data in Tableau

Whether you are deeply versed in the intricacies of SEO, or simply curious to optimize your web property’s organic search performance, you must likely are involved with the Google Search ConsoleĀ and its analytics. It is a very useful (and free!) … Continue reading

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Unboxing Tableau Prep 2018.1

A year and a half after the first demo of Project Maestro, Tableau has finally released his latest product: Tableau Prep. Tableau Prep is positioned as a standalone tool to “combine, shape, and clean data for analysis”. That puts Tableau … Continue reading

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How to filter transactions by a calculated category using SQL Window Functions

Have you ever found yourself in a situation where you need to filter a set of transactions based on categories which need to be calculated from that same set? Let’s say you have a data set containing all the customer … Continue reading

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How to Load Data in Bulk to Snowflake with Alteryx

Why a post about Snowflake? What does Alteryx and Tableau have to do with Snowflake? Here is some context: as I was planning to launch my Data Lake consulting business, which is now launched, I was looking for a place … Continue reading

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