Data Visualization Tools and Techniques for Big Data Analytics


  • S. Shanthi
  • K. Nirmaladevi
  • M. Pyingkodi


The growth of data in the present world is increasing drastically, since large amount of data is generated from different domains. Due to this enormous growth of data, data investigation and visualization plays a vital role in the Big data era. Data visualization is the representation of information in the form of diagram, chart, picture etc. In the life cycle of data analytics, data visualization is an important phase, because if the outcome of the analytics is communicated through visualization rather than the text, the extracted knowledge of the user from the outcome of the analytics will be high. In this paper different types use case for visualization techniques, different types of visualization tools and the real time applications of data visualization in different domains are discussed. Also the guidelines for selecting the appropriate tools and techniques are discussed.