Tag: analytics

Analytics API and filters: how to send complex sql filters that work
In all example links below change {yourApiKey} and {yourPath}  to your real API key and Analytics report path. As described in Working with Analytics REST APIs and How to use an API to send filters and retrieve an Alma Analytics report in 5 easy steps you can get reports sending filters as part of the…

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How to use functions on fields in Alma Analytics Data Visualization (DV)
In this blog post we will be using Alma Analytics Data Visualization (DV) to perform a function on a specific field.  We will do the REPLACE function.  Other examples may be, for example, to use the LEFT or RIGHT function. We will do this using OAS (Oracle Analytics Server) Data Visualization, specifically how it is…

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Alma Analytics - Create Cataloging Activities Reports
This blog is for Alma Analytics beginners who want to learn the procedures of creating a cataloging activities report in Alma analytics. I use the BIB record modification report as an example to show how to find how many records staff users have created, updated, and deleted. Open Alma Analytics and click Catalog on the top…

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How to export data from Alma Analytics to UK Solutionpath (STREAM)
This blog will explain how to use existing Alma Analytics reports to export data from Alma Analytics to UK Solutionpath (also known as "Solution Path"). More specifically, the data will be ingested by UK Solutionpath to STREAM (The UK Solutionpath Student Retention, Engagement, Attainment and Monitoring platform). The export of the data from Alma Analytics…

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Using the Data Updated As Of field to ensure that the analytics report API runs after ETL completes
In this blog we will describe how to use the “Data Updated As Of” field to ensure that a report will be retrieved by an API after the ETL completes.As a prerequisite for this blog it is highly recommended to first see:How to use an API to retrieve an Alma Analytics report in 5 easy…

ALMA ANALYTICS GETTING-STARTED

How to use the "limit" and "ResumptionToken" in the "Retrieve Analytics report" API
In this blog we will describe how to use the "limit" and "ResumptionToken" parameters in the Retrieve Analytics Report API.As a prerequisite for this blog it is highly recommended to first see How to use an API to retrieve an Alma Analytics report in 5 easy steps.The "limit" and "ResumptionToken" parameters are explained in the…

ALMA ANALYTICS GETTING-STARTED

How to create a bar graph of most used platforms for previous year using Alma Analytics Data Visualization (DV)
In this blog post we will be using Alma Analytics Data Visualization (DV) to create a a bar graph of most used platforms for previous year. We will do this using OAS (Oracle Analytics Server) Data Visualization, specifically how it is used with Alma in the framework of Alma Analytics. ONE Access the Data Visualization…

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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…

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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…

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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…

ALMA ANALYTICS DATA-VISUALIZATION(DV) OAS