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Visualisation catalogue

The catalogue is a collection of visualisation tools, trainings and re-usable visualisations for all levels of data visualisation expertise, from beginner to expert.

Statistics Illustrated

The "Statistics Illustrated" section allows understanding Eurostat's data by means of dynamic data visualisations. A combination of maps and charts shows the development of an indicator over time as well as differences between Member States. This helps e.g. to discover tendencies and patterns.

Visualisation type: Bars Other

Data type: Numerical data

Interaction type: Dynamic

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IBM Cognos Business Intelligence

IBM Cognos Business Intelligence tool software allows to create reports, dashboards, analysis and mobile capabilities and their integration with third-party solutions, predictive analytics and big data platforms.

Visualisation type: Bars Other

Data type: Numerical data

Interaction type: Static

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Timeline.js

TimelineJS is an open-source tool that enables anyone to build visually rich, interactive timelines. Beginners can create a timeline using nothing more than a Google spreadsheet, like the one we used for the Timeline above. Experts can use their JSON skills to create custom installations, while keeping TimelineJS's core functionality.

Visualisation type: Other

Data type: Textual data

Interaction type: Static

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Gephi

A visualisation and exploration software for all kinds of graphs and networks.

Visualisation type: Other

Data type: Network data

Interaction type: Dynamic

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QlikView

QlikView allows discovering deeper insights by building advanced, guided analytics applications with a flexible solution. QlikView is a business discovery platform that provides self-service BI for all business users in organizations. With QlikView you can analyze data and use your data discoveries to support decision making. At the core of QlikView is patented software engine, which generates new views of data on the fly. QlikView compresses data and holds it in memory, where it is available for immediate exploration by multiple users. For data sets too large to fit in memory, QlikView connects directly to the data source. QlikView delivers an associative experience across all the data used for analysis, regardless of where it is stored. You can start anywhere and go anywhere; and are not limited to pre-defined drill paths or pre-configured dashboards.

Visualisation type: Infographics Other

Data type: Numerical data

Interaction type: Dynamic

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Vega grammer

Vega is a visualisation grammar, a declarative format for creating, saving, and sharing interactive visualisation designs. It allows describing the visual appearance and interactive behaviour of a visualisation in a JSON format, and generating views using HTML5 Canvas or SVG."

Visualisation type: Other

Data type: Numerical data

Interaction type: Dynamic

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Exhibit

Large-scale data-rich interactive Web pages.

Visualisation type: Other

Data type: Numerical data

Interaction type: Dynamic

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Quadrigam

Quadrigram is a visual programming environment that allows constructing and sharing interactive data visualisation projects without the need of programming skills.

Visualisation type: Other

Data type: Numerical data

Interaction type: Dynamic

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Themes in the spotlight

"“Themes in the spotlight” page allows finding data visualisations which are published on the occasion of special days and events, such as Europe Day, International women’s day, World Tourism Day etc. These data visualisations intend to provide you a quick and understandable overview of the presented statistics. The data visualisations are usually accompanied by related facts and figures as well as links to further statistics and information on the same topic."

Visualisation type: Infographics Other

Data type: Numerical data

Interaction type: Dynamic

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Drupal Sheetnode

Sheetnode integrates the JavaScript spreadsheet engine SocialCalc as a new node type in Drupal.

Visualisation type: Other

Data type: Numerical data

Interaction type: Static

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