Amazon Quicksight Documentation

Scale to tens of thousands of users

Deliver rich, interactive dashboards for your readers

QuickSight is designed to make it easy and fast to create interactive dashboards and reports for your users. You can share those dashboards with anyone in your organization via browsers or mobile devices. With QuickSight, you choose from a library of visualizations, charts, and tables, add interactive features like drill-downs and filters, and perform automatic data refreshes to build interactive dashboards. QuickSight also allows you to schedule automatic email-based reports, so you can get key insights delivered to your inbox.

Explore, analyze, collaborate

QuickSight is designed to give users and analysts self-service business intelligence (BI), so they can answer their own questions, collaborate, and share insights. With QuickSight, your users can connect to data sources, create/edit datasets, create visual analyses, invite co-workers to collaborate on analyses, and publish dashboards and reports.

SPICE (super-fast, parallel, in-memory, calculation engine)

SPICE, QuickSight’s in-memory calculation engine is designed to enable improved performance at scale. SPICE is designed to automatically replicate data for high availability allowing thousands of users to simultaneously perform fast, interactive analysis while shielding your underlying data infrastructure, saving you time and resources.

Discover hidden insights

ML Insights

ML Insights leverages AWS’s machine learning (ML) and natural language capabilities to help you gain deeper insights from your data. These out-of-the-box features make it easier to discover hidden trends and outliers, identify key business drivers, and perform powerful what-if analysis and forecasting.

Embedded analytics

Embed dashboards and APIs

With QuickSight, you can create and embed interactive visualizations and dashboards into your applications and web portals using single sign-on and APIs – without writing code or paying for unused embedded dashboards.

Build end-to-end BI solutions

Connect to your data, wherever it is

QuickSight is designed to allow you to directly connect to and import data from a wide variety of cloud and on-premises data sources. These include SaaS applications such as Salesforce, Square, ServiceNow, Twitter, Github, and JIRA; 3rd party databases such as Teradata, MySQL, Postgres, and SQL Server; native AWS services such as Redshift, Athena, S3, RDS, and Aurora; and private VPC subnets. You can also upload a variety of file types including Excel, CSV, JSON, and Presto.

A global solution

The QuickSight application is localized in 10 major languages including: English, German, Spanish, French, Italian, Portuguese, Japanese, Korean, Simplified Chinese, and Traditional Chinese. QuickSight is also available across multiple AWS regions including: N. Virginia, Oregon, Ohio, Dublin, Japan, Singapore, and Sydney.

Achieve security and compliance

Quicksight is designed to provide a secure platform allowing you to distribute dashboards and insights securely to tens of thousands of users. In addition to the multi-region availability and built-in redundancy, QuickSight allows you to securely manage your users and content via a set of security features including role-based access control, active directory integration, CloudTrail auditing, single sign-on (IAM, 3rd party), private VPC subnets, and data backup. 

Quicksight mobile

QuickSight Mobile for iOS and Android is designed to enable you to securely get insights from your data from anywhere. Easily favorite, browse and interact with all of your dashboards in an easy to use mobile optimized experience. You can explore your data with drill down and filters, stay ahead of the curve via forecasting, get email alerts when unexpected changes happen in your data, and share those insights with colleagues. 

Amazon QuickSight ML Insights

ML Insights leverages AWS’s machine learning (ML) and natural language capabilities to help you gain deeper insights from your data. These out-of-the-box features are designed to enable you to discover hidden trends and outliers, identify key business drivers, and perform what-if analysis and forecasting.ML Insights is available as part of the QuickSight Enterprise Edition.

Discover hidden insights across your data

QuickSight’s ML-powered Anomaly Detection is designed to continuously analyze your data to discover anomalies and variations inside of the aggregates, giving you the insights to act when business changes occur. 

Perform accurate forecasting

Use ML-powered Forecasting to predict your business metrics, and perform interactive what-if analysis with point-and-click simplicity. QuickSight’s built-in algorithms is designed to make it easier to use ML that learns from your data patterns to provide you with predictions based on historical trends.

Generate easy to read Auto-Narratives

QuickSight is designed to automatically generate natural language narratives that can be woven into your dashboards and reports to provide more context for users. Use customized calculations, and custom formatting that allow you to control the story you present to your users.

Additional Information

For additional information about service controls, security features and functionalities, including, as applicable, information about storing, retrieving, modifying, restricting, and deleting data, please see https://docs.aws.amazon.com/index.html. This additional information does not form part of the Documentation for purposes of the AWS Customer Agreement available at http://aws.amazon.com/agreement, or other agreement between you and AWS governing your use of AWS’s services.