SearchOpenSource: Using the Data Pilot: OpenOffice.org Calc's Answer to Pivot Tables
Nov 07, 2006, 10:00 (0 Talkback[s])
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"With the right statistics, you can prove anything. Whether you
want to prove that coffee shops serving your company's brand of
coffee have 12.5% more attractive customers, that your spouse does
only 23.42% of the chores around the house, or that the Flying
Spaghetti Monster is the one true deity, you need to be able to
manipulate and slice and dice your data to produce the right
"To do this, of course, you'll need to have a good tool. In
OpenOffice.org, one of your choices is the data pilot, the
equivalent of pivot tables in Excel..."