But you’ll impress her with the ability to quickly and seamlessly go through the entire history (at least since you’ve been capturing the snapshots)!After your initial extract, don’t ever, ever, ever run a full extract again.If you do, you’ll overwrite all your historical snapshots with the current snapshot of the data.
Your boss can only see the current state from the transactional database.
Incremental costs may be classified as relevant costs in managerial accounting.
Incremental costs are relevant in making short-term decisions or choosing between two alternatives, such as whether to accept a special order.
And you’ll have a rich history for trends, forecasting, and seeing the changes over time.
…But what if you don’t have the ability to build a data warehouse? Building data warehouses is easier, faster, and cheaper than ever… And Tableau continues to add data prep and data integration features that make life easier.
Search for incremental updating:
Incremental refresh is an option when you create a data extract: What the incremental refresh does is use the field you specify and looks for rows of data having values for that field that are greater than the values already existing in the extract.