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Title: Computer systems and methods for the query and visualization multidimensional databases

Abstract

A method of generating a data visualization is performed at a computer having a display, one or more processors, and memory. The memory stores one or more programs for execution by the one or more processors. The process receives user specification of a plurality of characteristics of a data visualization. The data visualization is based on data from a multidimensional database. The characteristics specify at least x-position and y-position of data marks corresponding to tuples of data retrieved from the database. The process generates a data visualization according to the specified plurality of characteristics. The data visualization has an x-axis defined based on data for one or more first fields from the database that specify x-position of the data marks and the data visualization has a y-axis defined based on data for one or more second fields from the database that specify y-position of the data marks.

Inventors:
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Publication Date:
Research Org.:
The Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Jr. University, Stanford, CA (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1353066
Patent Number(s):
9,633,091
Application Number:
14/937,836
Assignee:
The Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Jr. University
DOE Contract Number:  
W-7405-ENG-48
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2015 Nov 10
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
97 MATHEMATICS AND COMPUTING

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Stolte, Chris, Tang, Diane L., and Hanrahan, Patrick. Computer systems and methods for the query and visualization multidimensional databases. United States: N. p., 2017. Web.
Stolte, Chris, Tang, Diane L., & Hanrahan, Patrick. Computer systems and methods for the query and visualization multidimensional databases. United States.
Stolte, Chris, Tang, Diane L., and Hanrahan, Patrick. Tue . "Computer systems and methods for the query and visualization multidimensional databases". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1353066.
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