Getting started with Alteryx (part 1) …

I have been spending a fair amount of my time at work using Alteryx Designer. It is a nice ETL tool and is a great tool for use along side Tableau. I have found myself using it as a proof of concept for a data flow before transitioning back to my traditional Visual Studio C#…

Stupid Date Formats…

I have the annoying task of converting a text file into data (sufficiently annoying I am motivated to create my long delayed blog!). Within the same file there were two date entries: Mon Oct 06 05:19:38 EDT 2014 201486 The first is simple enough, though as quick search will show that EDT could refer to either Eastern…