Tag: analytics

The Catalog and Navigation in Data Visualization and Analytics
This blog post will show how the "Catalog" and navigation work in Data Visualization (DV) and Analytics. We will do this using OAS (Oracle Analytics Server) Data Visualization, specifically how it is used with Alma in the framework of Alma Analytics. The Data Visualization and Analytics are tightly integrated and include the same "Catalog". The…

ALMA ANALYTICS DATA-VISUALIZATION(DV) OAS

Using Filters with Alma Analytics Data Visualization (DV)
In this blog post we will be show how filters are used with Alma Analytics Data Visualization (DV). We will do this using OAS (Oracle Analytics Server) Data Visualization. There are four kinds of filters: Date Range List Expression Date Uses calendar controls to adjust time or date selections Drag to the filter bar (top…

ALMA ANALYTICS DATA-VISUALIZATION(DV) OAS

An Introduction to Alma Analytics Data Visualization (DV)
In this blog post we will show a general introduction to OAS (Oracle Analytics Server) Data Visualization, specifically how it is used with Alma in the framework of Alma Analytics.The general introduction will be done by actually using the data visualization.First we will create a data visualization project and save it, and then access it. …

ALMA ANALYTICS DATA-VISUALIZATION(DV) OAS

What's new in Analytics with OAS (Oracle Analytics Server)
  This blog post will show what's new in OAS (Oracle Analytics Server) showing some of the many new features as reflected in Alma Analytics.You can learn more about the OAS here: https://www.oracle.com/business-analytics/analytics-server.html.  Note however that each implementation of OAS may differ and not everything in this link is what will be implemented.  This is merely…

ALMA ANALYTICS OAS

Alma Analytics - How to find and view a specific COUNTER report which was loaded to Alma and is reflected in Alma Analytics
There are sometimes cases where a user views COUNTER usage date in Alma Analytics and may wonder why the data appears the way it does. For example he or she may think that in actuality there is more (or less) usage than what is reflected in Alma Analytics.  Or, he or she may have downloaded…

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Primo Analytics and Data Visualization (DV) - analyzing device usage
In this blog post we will be using Primo Analytics Data Visualization (DV) to analyze which devices are being used in Primo discovery. We will do this using OAS (Oracle Analytics Server) Data Visualization, specifically how it is used with Alma in the framework of Alma Analytics. In the example here we will be creating…

PRIMO ANALYTICS DATA-VISUALIZATION(DV) OAS

Using Google Developers Charts to create a pie chart and bar graph with Alma Analytics and APIs
In this blog post we will show how it is possible to use Google Developers Charts to display visualizations of live data from Alma Analytics on a web site.   The access from Google developers Charts to the data from an Alma Analytics report is done via an API.In the example here we will use two…

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Alma Analytics – How the cost per use is calculated when the COUNTER platform field is filled in - example using journal Public Culture ISSN 1527-8018
We will look at resource title "Public Culture" ISSN 1527-8018 in Alma and Alma Analytics and see how the following is determined:usagecostcost per useWe will also focus on the use of the COUNTER Platform field in the electronic resource editor of the Alma user interface.  For more information about filling in the COUNTER platform in…

ALMA ANALYTICS COST-PER-USE

How to parse the xml object returned from analytics API with Python
Following is a high level workflow for using Alma API, and parsing the response in Python XML Element Tree: Create a report in Analytics Go into your institutional developer’s portal and set up an API Key for Analytics. See https://developers.exlibrisgroup.com/alma/apis/ Create a Python script that queries this report through the API.   The URL should be…

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How to use an input file together with Alma Data in Alma Analytics Data Visualization (DV)
In this blog post we will combine data from an Excel input file together with data from the Funds Expenditure subject area of Alma Analytics. We will do this using OAS (Oracle Analytics Server) Data Visualization, specifically how it is used with Alma in the framework of Alma Analytics. In this specific example we have…

ALMA ANALYTICS DATA-VISUALIZATION(DV) OAS