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Status Not under consideration
Workspace Cognos Analytics
Components AI/Smarts
Created by Guest
Created on Nov 9, 2021

Provide option to use the full dataset when advanced analytics only uses sampled data

The problem: Users can receive fast pattern warnings that indicate analysis was based on sampled data AND that there is no reliable predictive relationship. These users would be interested to see if the sampled data is representative of all data in their dataset; specifically if there are no reliable predictive relationships anywhere in their data.

This affects the advanced analytics functionality on the Decision tree, Driver analysis, Spiral, and Sunburst visualization types.

The idea: When data has been sampled, provide users with an option to 'perform analysis using full dataset', paired with a disclaimer that it might impact performance of their visualization and overall dashboard. Selecting this will re-query and perform the analysis again and re-render the visualization based on analysis results using the full dataset.

Needed By Not sure -- Just thought it was cool