ACDA Series Archives - ACL

Five ACL Functions for Data Cleansing

Now that you have imported your data into ACL Analytics, what’s next? Don’t start crunching numbers and analyzing your data just yet! Before performing any analysis, you will need to prepare your data. Preparing data is often an overlooked, yet crucial...

Introduction to Scripting – Part II

In Part I of the Introduction to Scripting series, we introduced you to the ACL Analytics script syntax and the Script Editor, and explained how to create a basic script from the ACL log. We hope you had a chance to try automating some of your work within ACL...

Introduction to Scripting – Part I

Scripting can sound scary and difficult to those who are just getting started with ACL Analytics, but with detailed instructions and a little practice, you’ll be reaping the benefits of scripting in no time. But first… what is an ACL script? It is a series...

What’s New in ACL’s Upcoming Fall ’17 Release?

Last month, we revealed what’s coming in our Fall ’17 Release to 500+ clients at Connections, our annual user conference, in Nashville. Now, we are ready and extremely excited to share with you these newest features that will be available to you in November. You’ve...

The Basics of Datetime Fields

With the release of ACL Analytics 10.5, time components were added to datetime fields, meaning that entire time stamps (such as YYYY-MM-DD hh:mm:ss) can now be analyzed! While this allows for much more granular and powerful analysis, sometimes we may only want to work...

Basic Usage of ACL Analytics

In the previous edition, we talked about how to get the latest gear, so we hope you had a chance to activate and install ACL Analytics 12.5. Now it’s time for us to take a more in-depth look at the ACL Analytics application. In this edition, you will be taking a tour...

Getting the Latest ACL Analytics Gear

“Why should I upgrade to the latest version?”, you may ask. Well, you’re already paying for all of the fantastic new features, so why not take full advantage of your subscription? Here are the three core benefits of why you should upgrade: Access to the newest...