Training

Alteryx is offering highly sought-after platform training. The instructors for these sessions represent the best-of-the-best that Alteryx has to offer, and ensure specific, actionable training that creates game-changing solutions for our customers!

The training offerings will be a wide range of topics and a greater number of session rooms to accommodate everyone’s needs. Mix and match to customise your perfect training experience. Sign up early within the registration process to secure your seat! Watch this space for more details around the training curriculum.

Last but not least, all training courses are included in the conference ticket price so no extra charges.

 

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 PRODUCT TRAINING

We will have a full day dedicated to the Alteryx platform training on Wednesday, with 3 tracks to cater for your level of expertise.

 

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Wednesday , Mar 20 2019

8:00am - 10:00am (2 Hrs)

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Alteryx Server Overview

Wed, Mar 20: 8:00am - 10:00am (2 Hrs) | Room C2.1

This session is intended to provide an overview of the Alteryx Server and architecture, address how and when to scale, and how to provide ongoing support.


You Should Take This Class If:
If you have interest in deploying a single node server, but not sure all what it entails, check out this session. No previous ex

Concepts We Cover:
•    Architecture
•    Scaling
•    Scaling by Symptom
•    Deploying a Single Node Server
•    Administering the Gallery


Tools Used in Training:
No tools will be used in this session
 

Training Track

Platform Training

Level

3-4 Moderate

8:00am - 4:00pm (Full Day)

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Core Concepts

Wed, Mar 20: 8:00am - 4:00pm (Full Day) | Room C2.5 + C2.6

Are you new to the Alteryx Designer or have limited experience with the Designer? Kick-start Inspire with this class about developing basic workflows in the Designer with the full gamut of Favorites tools in no time!

You Should Take This Class If:
If you have little to no knowledge of the Alteryx Designer

Concepts We Cover:
•    Tour of the Designer layout
•    Inputting and outputting data
•    Understanding and Changing Data Types
•    Data Preparation
•    Blending Basics
•    Calculations
•    Parsing strings via Formulas
•    Ranking Data

Tools Used in Training:
•    Input
•    Output
•    Dynamic Input
•    Select
•    Auto Field
•    Filter
•    Union
•    Join
•    Append
•    Summarize
•    Formula
•    Sort
•    Sample
•    Multi-Row Formula
•    Multi-Field Formula

 

Training Track

Platform Training

Level

0-3 Getting Started
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Introduction to Predictive Analytics

Wed, Mar 20: 8:00am - 4:00pm (Full Day) | Room C2.2 + C2.3

Looking for your first foray into advanced analytics? In this class we will overview the lifecycle of predictive analysis, steps to sanitizing your data, creating your first predictive workflow, and overview other tool categories like predictive grouping and time series

You Should Take This Class If:
This session is geared towards the highly analytical mind that has not built advanced and predictive workflows. While this session is not geared towards a total understanding of each model, we will give a high-level overview and show you how it can be built in Designer. If you are a data scientist already building python or R scripts to accomplish your modeling, this session will likely be too easy for you.

Concepts We Cover:
•    Understanding the advanced analytic lifecycle
•    Data Understanding
•    Data Preparation
•    Modeling
•    Evaluation
•    Deployment

Tools Used in Training:
•    Field Summary
•    Plot of Means
•    Scatter Plot
•    Frequency Table
•    Pearson Correlation
•    Association Analysis
•    Linear Regression
•    Score
•    Stepwise
•    Decision Tree
•    Forest Model
•    Stepwise
•    Lift
•    ETS
•    ARIMA
•    TS Plot
•    TS Compare
•    TS Forecast
 

Training Track

Platform Training

Level

7-8 Demanding

10:30am - 12:30pm (2 Hrs)

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Building Macros in Alteryx

Wed, Mar 20: 10:30am - 12:30pm (2 Hrs) | Room C2.1

Macros are an excellent way to turn your development into formal processed. This class will be an excellent fit for those who have a vast experience building workflows and are looking to build their first macros. In this class, learn about the three basic macros, how to differentiate between them, and the basic building blocks of a macro.
You Should Take This Class If:
If you’re ready to start streamlining your daily development, sharing processes, or taking your analytic abilities to the next level, this is the session for you. A solid working knowledge of tools in the In/Out, Prep, Blend, Summarize are encouraged for this session.

Concepts We Cover:
•    Standard Macros
•    Batch Macros
•    Iterative Macros
•    Intro to the Interface Designer
•    Basic Samples of each macro type
•    When/Why to select each macro type

Tools Used in Training:
•    Input Data
•    Auto Field
•    Select
•    Sample
•    Formula
•    Filter
•    Multi-field Formula
•    Join
•    Summarize
•    Dynamic Select
•    Macro Input
•    Macro Output
•    Control Parameter
•    Action
•    List
•    Drop Down
•    Numeric Up Down
 

Training Track

Platform Training

Level

5-6 Challenging

1:30pm - 3:30pm (2 Hrs)

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Building a Data Connector

Wed, Mar 20: 1:30pm - 3:30pm (2 Hrs) | Room C2.1

In a world if seemingly infinite data sources, chances are that uncommon sources are not recognized by Alteryx data connections. However, Alteryx includes all of the tools you need to connect the data you want. Join this class to follow along and build your first data connector.

You Should Take This Class If:
If you typically use the In/Out, Prep, Blend, Summarize palettes and have familiarity with interface tools, then this session would be a good fit for you.

Concepts We Cover:
•    Setting up an API
•    Building a HTTP query
•    Downloading Data
•    Parameterizing the Connector
•    Error Messaging
•    Adding Workflow Messaging
 

Tools Used in Training:
•    Text Input
•    Append
•    Select
•    Formula
•    Download
•    JSON Parse
•    Text to Columns
•    Filter
•    Join
•    Crosstab
•    Info
•    Error
•    Action
•    Text Box
•    Drop Down
•    Numeric Up Down
•    Date
 

Training Track

Platform Training

Level

5-6 Challenging

Thursday , Mar 21 2019

1:30pm - 3:30pm (2 Hrs)

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Expert Exam

Thu, Mar 21: 1:30pm - 3:30pm (2 Hrs) | Room C2.4

The Alteryx Designer Expert exam is the third and final step in in the journey of learning and certification in the Alteryx Designer. The Designer Expert exam continues to build on concepts delivered in the Core and the Advanced exam, and, additionally, expands knowledge coverage to all areas and facets of the Alteryx Designer. Whether it be predictive, in-database, macro, applications, web scraping or more, this comprehensive exam will test and push the best-of-the-best. For those who successfully pass, they will be considered the Elite users of the Alteryx Designer!

Training Track

Platform Training