What’s New in Alteryx Analytics 2018.4?


Modern end-to-end analytics platform looks as powerful as it feels for those heart-pounding, fist-pumping moments of insight

Aesthetically pleasing modern look
Easier to use with key navigation buttons closer to where you’re working
Immediately see vital diagnostic and usage information with Server Admin dashboards


Across the globe and the analytics journey, you can experience the thrill of solving in more languages

Prep, blend, analyze and model data to your heart's content with Designer available in Portuguese and Spanish
More robust website support in French and German
Expand your data analytic capabilities with your colleagues with a beta French Community site


It’s easier to access more data at every point in the analytics journey to make those critical data-driven decisions

Power up your first mile of analytics in Connect with PostgreSQL metadata loader
Write conditional update & delete statements in the Write In-DB tool
Bring in your Python Jupyter notebooks to leverage existing models & code
Accelerate deployments of your predictive models with Promote - importing custom R and Python packages from private remote repositories

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Extending Alteryx: The Python SDK Arrives

The Python SDK is now out of Beta and ready for general usage!
What Does This Mean?
Prior to this launch, Alteryx users and partners had multiple options for creating custom functionality for use within the Alteryx platform. For the application of building custom tools, there are multiple options for building the engine, or runtime, of the tool.

Seeing is Believing with Alteryx Visualytics Interactive Chart tool

What can I do with Interactive Charts?

With the new Interactive Chart tool you can effectively communicate your analysis to people of all levels in your organization by creating visually appealing and easy to comprehend charts.  The resulting charts can be output to interactive formats such as embedding or viewing in an HTML site, viewing through the Alteryx Server or with interactive dashboards via the Insight tool.

Why You Can’t Spell Alteryx Without the YX

Most of the data that’s being collected by enterprise organizations today has a location component, whether it be the customer’s address, their city, state, postal code, or even the YX (location) itself. In most cases, the database will have the description of the location but not the YX. In order to enable this data spatially, users typically go through a process called ‘Geocoding.

Make tech trends work for you! Here‘s how

Make tech trends work for you! Here‘s how

Have you seen folks wandering around, staring at their phone like it was a map pointing to a pot of gold? Or ordering pizza over a Facebook conversation with an awkward cashier? With some creative marketing and structuring, your SMB could be on the other side of those people’s phones. Tech fads are a treasure […]

How to get the most from your business data

How to get the most from your business data

It’s one thing to collect your business’s data, but turning that information into insights that propel your organization toward growth is quite another. Analyzing your data can be daunting, but it shouldn’t get pushed to the bottom of your to-do list. Here are a few tricks you can use to make better forecasts. Many businesses […]

What to do in case of a website breach

What to do in case of a website breach

Big companies like Yahoo, Target, and AOL are often at risk of data breaches because of the large volume of data they collect and store. And when a data breach occurs, individual users are the ones hardest hit. Luckily, there are a few things you can do to mitigate damage from disastrous data breaches. Determine […]