[wdmmg-discuss] A data model
liz at iconomical.com
Tue Feb 16 16:34:05 GMT 2010
This is a good overview, which looks quite close to the material we've
been reviewing from the visualization perspective.
The incredibly simplified model we've been working with breaks down
* Value: how much
* Date: over an applicable time period
* Location: regional area, national or overseas spending
* Spending agency: who spends the money
* Spending item: spending details of how, and on what
This is a narrative which makes sense to the user, and can be applied
to multiple perspectives in the "pivot table" sense which Alistair
describes. We will be basing visualization designs on this model.
timelines for the
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