BrightPoint Consulting, Inc. is a boutique consulting firm that helps clients to develop dashboard and data visualization technologies for both internal use and as embedded offerings within their software products.
BrightPoint Consulting was founded and is actively managed by Thomas W. Gonzalez, a recognized expert in the dashboard and data visualization space.
Mr. Gonzalez is a frequent speaker and published author in the dashboard and data visualization space. His internationally recognized articles have been used in University curriculums, and he is often sought as public speaker to talk about his ongoing research and open source contributions with Adobe Flex and Data Visualization.
For over 20 years Tom has followed his passion in developing innovative and value driven software applications, with proof-of-concept projects lasting days to multi-million dollar development efforts lasting years. During his career, working for such notable clients as Apple, Adobe, Business Objects, BP-Arco, Kimberly Clark, Northrop-Grumman, and Symantec. Tom is also the founder and co-author of the widely received open source data visualization framework, Axiis, which has been downloaded by over 50,000 users. www.axiis.org
Tom has developed a multi-disciplinary approach to developing data-centric applications by uniquely combining his experience in data visualization, business intelligence, software architecture, and user-centric design.
An article that discusses a concise methodology and best practices for collecting KPI’s and Metrics for your dashboard projects.
The first in a two part series focusing on dashboard design best practices.
The second in a two part series focusing on dashboard design best practices.
This article explores where BI is headed and postulates a thesis that the BI industry needs to adopt a new user-centric approach to building intelligent solutions.
This is the presentation Thomas Gonzalez was asked to give at the 2008 annual Adobe MAX corporate conference with over 4000 attendees.
This is the presentation Thomas Gonzalez was asked to give at the 2009 annual Adobe MAX corporate conference with over 5000 attendees.
Source code for building a wedge or sunburst chart in Adobe Flex and Axiis. Requires Adobe Flash
Source code for building various types of Axiis Line and Area curve charts with different layout options and curve tensions. Requires Adobe Flash
Source code for building column and cluster stack charts with Axiis and Adobe Flex. Requires Adobe Flash
Source code for building bar charts with Axiis and Adobe Flex. Requires Adobe Flash
Source code for building plot and bubble chart with Axiis and Adobe Flex. Requires Adobe Flash
Source code for building hierarchal horizontal cluster charts with Axiis and Adobe Flex. Requires Adobe Flash