Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Coming to Excel: custom R plots

Interesting. Excel's charts are looking a bit dated compared to what we can do with ggplot, plot.ly or Tableau. This will make a good step in the right direction.



Sankey Chart in Excel


References

  1. Custom R charts coming to Excel, http://blog.revolutionanalytics.com/2018/05/powerbi-custom-visuals-in-excel.html
  2. Azure Machine Learning, JavaScript Custom Functions, and Power BI Custom Visuals Further Expand Developers Capabilities with Excel, https://dev.office.com/blogs/azure-machine-learning-javascript-custom-functions-and-power-bi-custom-visuals-further-expand-developers-capabilities-with-excel
  3. Excel announces new data visualization capabilities with Power BI custom visuals,  https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/excel-announces-new-data-visualization-capabilities-with-power-bi-custom-visuals/