Emerging Technologies: Data Visualization

Higher education institutions find themselves swimming in data at the same time they are being asked to present their data to a wider range of audiences. “Data informed decision making” is a goal of nearly every institution, yet they struggle to organize their data and present it in ways that are understandable to policy makers, academic leadership, and students. Many institutions find themselves limited to the data presentation tools available in their Microsoft Office suite and, even then, are not skilled at using even these simple data tools. At the same time, new vendors, applications and services are emerging that promise to improve data visualization and help institutions meet their goals.

How can institutions improve the presentation and visualization of their data?

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