LiveBook Analytics has been in production use for several years. Its development and initial use was spearheaded by the Consortium on Financing Higher Education (COFHE) at M.I.T. in partnership with Visual Access Technology (VAT).
The LiveBook platform was designed to provide a wide range of information to a broad user base to improve decision making. The Dashboard allows the user to quickly see patterns, differences, ranks and trends. LiveBook provides a rich set of tools to build a collection of peer sets, define graph types, and overlay statistics for each Indicator on the Dashboard.
The User Management Module is a significant component in the platform, providing tools for collaboration, document management and overall web context.
One of the key components of LiveBook is our Dashboard technology. Our simple tools provide for the rapid assembly of data into a Dashboard utilizing a wide range of charting options including time series animation and mapping. Chart elements (Indicators) display comparative metrics and can drill down to multi-levels of detail for the user to explore detailed data relationships.
The Tree Explorer provides the user free form exploration of their data with:
Multi-dimensional navigation provides a gateway to exploring and understanding metrics