Interesting Visualization examples – mostly treemaps

I missed this last year when it came out, but this blog post (an outgrowth of this WSJ article) provides a link to a whole series of examples of interesting visualizations on the web. They are mostly variants of treemaps, but there are some really interesting ones out there.


Interesting blog covering visualization of BI data

Sam Batterman, a BI Evangelist here at Microsoft, writes a great blog (“Samb Business Intelligence Blog”) that is heavily focused on visualization of BI data. I’ve been meaning to mention it for a while, and he just had a flurry of interesting posts. The content covers all types of novel visualization techniques.


Session at the Microsoft BI Conference

If you plan to be at the Microsoft BI Conference in Seattle this week, make sure to stop by my Chalk Talk on Friday at 9:45 AM in CT Theater 3. This will be a smaller, informal session with particular emphasis on connecting Visio to SQL Server Analysis Services.


Visio 2007: Good reference on developer changes

I spent a little time today answering questions about some of the new features in Visio 2007, and noticed that I had never linked to these articles: What’s New for Developers in Visio 2007 (Part 1 of 2) What’s New for Developers in Visio 2007 (Part 2 of 2) The first provides a good overview…


Visio Developer Search

While working on a little project this past week I was spending a lot of time looking for information on various Visio developer topics. To speed things up, I put together a Live Search Macro that scopes down the search to to online SDK documentation along with a number of relevant blogs and other Visio content. It…