I downloaded the May 2017 version of PowerBI desktop to load in some of the traffic data that I dropped into Qlik Sense and Tableau in a previous post.
So – back to getting started. This is my first time using the software, and it’a pleasant experience right up until I try to load an .xls file.
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I’ve had a copy of some of the Highways Agency data downloaded for about a year – so it was time to have a quick look at it.
I’m going to quickly load a single month into Tableau Public and Qlik Sense Cloud (the CSVs are approx 850MB per month) to look at some basic mapped traffic flow information.
The data in this post comes from the Highways Agency journey time and traffic flow data on the data.gov.uk website. Unfortunately this data stops at the start of 2015 (data from then on is incomplete) and is now available via the webtris system APIs, although this post looks at data from March 2012.
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