Access Attribute
A combination of a field, a comparator and a value / list of values used to restrict user group's access to data.

Application
A collection of components such as data schema, dashboards and user groups that are configured to address the needs of a business function.

App Admin
A user who is an owner of an Application. App Admins can: set up or edit the data schema of the application, view, create or edit dashboards, create or edit user groups and upload data.

'Average' / 'Average Of' / 'Avg' / 'Avg Of' Keywords
Simple average of all data points.
Example Question: SHOW ME AVERAGE SALES ACROSS MONTHS
Result: Plots average of sales in each month.

'Aggregate' / 'Aggregate Of' Keywords
Same as 'Sum' keyword.

'Animate' Keyword
A keyword to present the data in a motion chart. 'Animate' can result in animations of bubble chart, bar charts, pie chart, heat map or geo map.
Example Question:
ANIMATE SALES, UNIT PRICE, BASE MARGIN IN SUB CATEGORIES OVER MONTHS
Result: Plots a bubble chart as a motion chart with one frame per month.

'Bottom' Keyword
A keyword to sort data by a numeric field in descending order.
Example Question:
BOTTOM 30 PRODUCTS BY SALES
Result: Plots a horizontal bar chart with one bar per product in descending order of sales.

'Best' Keyword
Same as 'Top' keyword.

'Biggest' Keyword
Same as 'Max' keyword.

Business User
A normal user who can: view and create dashboards and ask questions in Explore tab. Business User can also edit a dashboard if he / she is an owner of the dashboard.

'By' Keyword
A keyword to sort data by a field.
Example Question:
TOP 10 SUB CATEGORIES BY PROFIT
Result: Shows first 10 sub categories ordered by profit.

Change In' / 'Change Of' Keywords
Same as 'Animate' keyword.

'Chart' Keyword
Same as 'Show' keyword.

'Compare' Keyword
A keyword to plot multiple numeric fields on Y-axis of same chart as a Correlation Chart.Example Question:
COMPARE SALES IN CATEGORIES ACROSS MONTHS
Result: Plots a correlation chart with on line for each category and sales on Y-axis and months on X-axis.

'Correlate' Keyword
Same as 'Compare' keyword.

Correlation Chart
A multi-line chart where the scale of Y-axis is different for each variable plotted on the Y-axis. This chart helps users compare data values of fields with vastly different ranges.

'Count' / 'Count Of' Keywords
Simple count of the data points.
Example Question:
COUNT OF ORDERS IN CATEGORIES
Result: Plots a pie chart where sizes of the pies are the counts of each category.

Dashboard
A configurable collection of charts laid out in a grid

Dashboard Owners
A set of users with permissions to view / edit the dashboard.

Dashboard Viewers
A set of users with permissions to only view the dashboard.

'Decile Frequency' Keyword
A keyword to group data into 10 bins of equal interval.
Example Question:
SHOW ME DECILE FREQUENCY OF SALES
Result: Plots a bar chart with 10 bins where each bin is represented by a bar and the count of records in each bin is the height of the bar.

'Display' Keyword
Same as 'Show' keyword

'Distribution' / 'Distribution Of' Keyword
A keyword to display frequencies of each data value.
Example Question:
DISTRIBUTION OF SUB CATEGORIES
Result: Plots a bar chart where each bar represents a sub category and count of records in each sub category is the height of the bar.

'Enumerate' Keyword
Same as 'List' keyword

Field Default Value
A default value for a field that is used as a placeholder in suggestions made when users type questions.

Field Data Class
A classification of the field. Data class can be: for Text fields one of 'Ordinal', 'Nominal', 'Dichotomous' and 'Geo-Location'; for 'Number' fields one of: 'Discrete', 'Continous', 'Currency' and 'Angle'; for 'Boolean' one of: 'Boolean'; for 'Date-Time' one of: 'Time'; for 'Geo-Location' one of 'Geo-Location'.

Field Data Type
Type of the field. Data Type can be one of: 'Number' (for storing numeric values), 'Text' (for storing text values), 'Boolean' (for storing True / False values), 'Date-Time' (for storing Date-Time values), 'Geo-Location' (for storing location values).

Field Display Name
A user friendly name given to a field. Display names can be used when framing questions.

'Frequency' / 'Frequency Of' Keyword
Sames as 'Distribution' keyword.

'First' Keyword
Same as 'Top' keyword.

Geo Map
A map of a geographical region (country, continent or region) with colors and values assigned to each geographical region.

'GET' Keyword
Same as 'List' keyword.

'HIGHEST' Keyword
Same as 'Top' keyword.

'Hourly' Keyword
A keyword to aggregate data values by hourly intervals of time.
Example Question:
HOURLY SALES ON 21 DEC 2013
Result: Aggregates sales in each hourly interval and plots the values on line / pie / bar / area chart.

'Largest' Keyword
Same as 'Max' keyword.

'Last' Keyword
Same as 'Bottom' keyword.

'Least' Keyword
Same as 'Min' keyword.

'List' / 'List Of' Keyword
A keyword to list all values of a field.
Example Question:
LIST SUB CATEGORIES
Result: Displays a table with a complete list of all sub categories.

'Lowest' Keyword
Same as 'Min' keyword

'Max' / 'Maximum' / 'Max Of' Keywords
A keyword to find the maximum value of a field.
Example Question:
MAX SALES
Result: Plots a gauge with a dial showing the minimum, average and maximum of sales.

'Mean' / 'Mean Of' / 'Mean Value Of' Keywords
Same as 'Average' keyword.

'Min' / 'Minimum' / 'Min Of' Keywords
A keyword to find the minimum value of a field.
Example Question:
MIN SALES
Result: Plots a gauge with a dial showing the minimum, average and maximum of sales.

'Monthly' Keyword
A keyword to aggregate data values by monthly intervals of time.
Example Question:
MONTHLY SALES IN 2014
Result: Aggregates sales in each monthly interval and plots the values on line / pie / bar / area chart.

'Name' Keyword
Same as 'List' keyword.

'Number Of' / 'No Of' / 'No. Of' Keywords
Same as 'Count' keyword.

'Percentile Frequency' Keyword
A keyword to group data into 100 bins of equal interval.
Example Question:
SHOW ME PERCENTILE FREQUENCY OF SALES
Result: Plots a bar chart with 100 bins where each bin is represented by a bar and the count of records in each bin is the height of the bar.

'Plot' / 'Plot Of' Keyword
Same as 'Show' keyword.

'Product' Keyword
A keyword to calculate the product of numerice fields
Example Question:
PRODUCT(UNIT COST, UNITS) ACROSS CATEGORIES
Result: Aggregates product of unit cost and units across categories

'Quarterly' Keyword
A keyword to aggregate data values by quarterly intervals of time.
Example Question:
QUARTERLY SALES IN 2014
Result: Aggregates sales in each quarterly interval and plots the values on line / pie / bar / area chart.

'Quartile' Keyword
A keyword to group data into 25 bins of equal interval.
Example Question:
SHOW ME PERCENTILE FREQUENCY OF SALES
Result: Plots a bar chart with 25 bins where each bin is represented by a bar and the count of records in each bin is the height of the bar.

Question
English like query using one or more keywords and fields to indicate what data the user is interested in visualizing.

Restricted Field
A field that should be disallowed from being viewed or questioned on by a user group.

'Show' / 'Show Me' / 'Show Us' Keywords
A keyword to indicate that the data should be plotted on a chart.
Example Question:
SHOW SALES ACROSS MONTHS
Result: Plots a bar chart with one bar for each month and the sales being the height of the bar.

'Smallest' Keyword
Same as 'Min' keyword.

'Subtract' Keyword
A keyword to calculate the difference in numerice fields
Example Question:
SUBTRACT(SALES, SHIPPING COST) ACROSS CATEGORIES
Result: Aggregates difference of sales and shipping cost in each category

'Sum Of' / 'Sum Over' / 'Sum' Keywords
Simple sum of all data points.
Example Question:
SHOW ME SUM SALES ACROSS MONTHS
Result: Plots total of sales in each month.

Tenant
An organization that has purchased access to Vizard.

Tenant Admin
A user who has all privileges within a Tenant. Tenant Admins can: create or edit users, create or edit applications, set up or edit the data schema of the application, view, create or edit dashboards, create or edit user groups and upload data.

Tile
A chart displayed in a dashboard.

Timestamp Field
A field in the dataset identified as the default date time field for all time based questions.

'Top' Keyword
A keyword to sort data by a numeric field in ascending order.
Example Question:
BEST 30 PRODUCTS BY SALES
Result: Plots a horizontal bar chart with one bar per product in ascending order of sales.

'Total' / 'Total Of' Keywords
Same as 'Sum' keyword.

Unique ID Field
A field to uniquely identify each record in the dataset.

User Group
A collection of users on which access control privileges can be configured.

'Variation Of' Keyword
Same as 'Animate' keyword.

'Weekly' Keyword
A keyword to aggregate data values by weekly intervals of time.
Example Question:
WEEKLY SALES IN 2014
Result: Aggregates sales in each weekly interval and plots the values on line / pie / bar / area chart.

'Worst' Keyword
Same as 'Bottom' keyword.

'Yearly' Keyword
A keyword to aggregate data values by yearly intervals of time.
Example Question:
YEARLY SALES IN 2014
Result: Aggregates sales in each yearly interval and plots the values on line / pie / bar / area chart.

'Yesterday' Keyword
A keyword to filter default date field to yesterday.
Example Question:
SHOW SALES OF YESTERDAY
Result: Shows total sales of yesterday.