NLS Terms for Comparing Data Points

Arcadia Instant provides Natural Language Search support for comparing data points.

The user can request search results that compare two values, such as actual versus target.

Refer to the following examples:

Metric Comparison

Function
versus; vs.
Example
Compare sales vs. headcount

Field Value Comparison

Function
versus; vs.
Example
Compare sales for region A vs. region B

Time Value Comparison

Function
versus; vs.
Example
Compare sales this week vs. sales same week last year

Contribution (Window) Comparison

Function
versus; vs.
Example
Compare sales for region A vs. all regions