At first after running this forecast at How to Forecast Store Traffic with Predictive Analysis I was wondering how to visualize the results. At first I thought I had to output the results to a .CSV file and then visualize in SAP BusinessObjects Lumira ?
I started down this path:
Under Database Writes and selected CSV Writer
I put the file path in
Then you have to “Run” the Analysis
Then I could open it in Lumira as a datasource (or Predictive).
However, you can select “Visualize” instead.
I can select Triple Exponential Smoothing.
I needed to create a measure for the predicted values, just using a right-click.
Then I can use the normal visualizations (Lumira):
Or visualize the predictions in a line chart and hover over to see the values:
I haven’t read the help yet, thus showing this is easy to use.