The user experience of executive dashboards
[An executive dashboard is a portal that combines business intelligence systems and browser-based applications to summarize the status of a complex enterprise for senior decision-makers.]
He will address these challenges in a six-part series over the next few months.
The first article looks at problems facing dashboards “which can be addressed by using a system of components that fit together to form a whole.”
“Much like IKEA uses interchangeable islands, counters, and cupboards to create a custom kitchen, by using a system of tiles, it is possible to create an executive dashboard that effectively serves all its users.”