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How To Use the Map Explorer Feature

The Map Explorer feature of Heat Map Explorer helps you find unanticipated insights in your data by letting you rapidly explore different heat maps. Introduced in Heat Map Explorer 2.0, the Map Explorer automatically rotates through the possible heat maps of your...

Highlight only items over a threshold

Thresholds, a value above or below which data items are considered abnormal or out-of-range, are often used to identify items of interest in a data set. While you can apply a filter to see only those elements above a threshold, often it is useful to see which elements...

Working With Time in Heat Map Explorer

A 5 minute video presentation demonstrating two ways to work with time data in Heat Map Explorer. The first method is appropriate for comparing two time periods. The second allows viewing time series...

Heat Maps for Project Portfolio Management – Part 2

This 10 minute presentation demonstrates additional ways to use heat maps for project portfolio management. It looks at the use of benchmarking and project stage maps to anticipate problems, and introduces Heat Map Explorer Enterprise Edition with a PPM portal and a...

Heat Maps for Project Portfolio Management – Part 1

A 10 minute presentation introducing how to use heat maps to monitor project portfolio performance. This video looks at how to track and diagnose performance problems, as well as how to assess the impact of performance problems on strategic priorities, departments,...

Introduction to Heat Maps and Visual Analysis

An 8 minute video describing why visual analysis is valuable and outlining the types of problems that are effectively addressed with heat maps. The use of heat maps is introduced in a simple way using NASDAQ 100...