Using Advanced Calculations

Have you ever wanted to display a ratio in your dashboard based on 2 fields from your dataset? Have you ever wanted to display the sum of multiple fields? Have you ever wanted to calculate the average price per square foot for real estate in your dashboard? With SpatialKey’s advanced calculations feature, you can now […]

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SpatialKey Training Overview

While SpatialKey users are mostly self-taught, it’s sometimes helpful to step through some training resources to ensure you are using SpatialKey to it’s fullest capacity. I guarantee that you will learn something new (if not many things) from this training walkthrough. If you ever need any clarification on anything, don’t hesitate to ask us! This training […]

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Section 1 – First Steps

After walking through these steps below, you will have a good sense of how to navigate through SpatialKey and how to begin visualizing data. 1) Learn the home interface Start by getting familiar with the home interface. Learn more >> 2) Import a dataset and open it in a dashboard Let’s tackle a basic end to […]

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Section 2 – All About Importing Data

In the first training session, you learned how to import a .csv dataset, but there is a lot that we breezed over. Here is everything you need to know about importing data into SpatialKey. There is more in this document than you’ll probably ever need, but treat this as your overall resource for importing data. […]

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Sharing Data and Dashboards

SpatialKey is built around the concept of sharing information with multiple users in your organization. You can share data and dashboards within SpatialKey and can also share reports with users outside of SpatialKey. Sharing data in SpatialKey Sharing data with others in your organization has never been easier. To begin, select the Datasets tab and […]

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Dashboard Templates

Do you have a standard set of dashboards that you commonly create when you upload new data into SpatialKey? Custom shapes, multiple layers rendering perfectly on the map, multiple pods telling a story, etc… Wouldn’t it be nice to be able to plug a different dataset into an existing dashboard instead of having to recreate the dashboard […]

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Policy File Setup

Attaching a policy dataset to a location dataset (that is already imported into SpatialKey) will allow you to use the dataset to calculate exposed limits or gain perspective and answer targeted questions about exposures in your portfolio. If you don’t have a dataset ready for this but still want to follow along with an example, you […]

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Edit Column Information

SpatialKey allows dataset Contributors and Creators/Editors to manipulate certain properties of imported columns (fields).  The properties that can be changed include: Changing the name/label of a particular column Adjust the format of a numeric field, including currency symbol when currency format is selected These properties can be managed through the Datasets tab.  Click on the gear icon to […]

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Importing Shapefiles

What is a Shapefile? Shapefiles were introduced by ESRI (Environmental Systems Research Institute) as a way to package up not only data (like what is contained in a CSV file imported into SpatialKey) but also geographic information (beyond a single point of latitude and longitude).  This geographic information is visualized within SpatialKey as polygons that […]

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Layer Manager

The layer manager allows us to control what layers are visible in the dashboard and how those layers are visualized.  In this article, we will start by walking through the layer manager basics. Show, Hide, Minimize, Maximize To show or hide the layer manager entirely, click the layers icon on the top left of the dashboard. […]

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