Tag: analytics

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 discoverySee also these YouTube videos about using analytics with Data Visualization.In the example here we will be creating an analysis of which devices are and are not being used for Primo discovery.  We…

PRIMO ANALYTICS DATA-VISUALIZATION(DV) OBI12

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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An Introduction to Alma Analytics Data Visualization (DV)
In this blog post we will show a general introduction to OBIEE Data Visualization, specifically how it is used with Alma in the framework of Alma Analytics.  First we will create a data visualization project and save it, and then access it.  Next we will add an additional visualization in the same "canvas" of the…

ALMA ANALYTICS DATA-VISUALIZATION(DV) OBI12

How to use an input file together with Alma Data in Alma Analytics Data Visualization (DV)
See also YouTube video Using an Input File Together with Alma Data in Data Visualization 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. In this specific example we have a file with two columns: The POL number (also…

ALMA ANALYTICS DATA-VISUALIZATION(DV) OBI12

How to create a forecast using Alma Analytics Data Visualization (DV)
In this blog post we will be using Alma Analytics Data Visualization (DV) to create a forecast.See also the following YouTube video: Alma Analytics: Creating a forecast with Alma Analytics Data Visualization In the example here we will be creating a forecast in which weUse the Funds Expenditure Subject AreaCompare expenditure amounts for physical and…

ALMA ANALYTICS DATA-VISUALIZATION(DV) OBI12

What's new in OBI 12
This blog post will show what's new in OBI 12, showing some of the many new features as reflected in Alma Analytics.You may wish to also see Fusion Middleware User's Guide for Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise EditionHere we will not focus on the Data Visualization (DV) tool.  For information regarding the Data Visualization (DV) tool…

ALMA ANALYTICS OBI12

Alma Analytics Regular Expression Examples
Note that if you do copy/paste here make sure the quotation marks transfer correctly. Often when creating an integration with an Alma Analytics report it is useful to use a regular expression in the "edit formula" field in order to be able to filter by values which do or do not have certain strings These…

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