All of 17 back in 2002, Pallav Nadhani, finding no interest whatsoever in what Excel had to offer, started FusionCharts. Starting with just 6 types of charts a decade ago, to 90 charts and 550+ maps that work on a variety of platforms; FusionCharts has come a long way clocking over 20,000 customers across 118 countries. FusionCharts aims to bring life to charts and make them speak for themselves and the fact that more than 80% of the fortune 500 companies use them is a huge stamp of approval.
Packt, famous for its practical guides in the web development space (especially on niche technologies) was looking for authors to write a book on FusionCharts on Twitter and people at FusionCharts themselves were more than ready to oblige. Sanket Nadhani, then Marketing and Sales head, took charge of authoring the book along with Pallav Nadhani and Shamasis Bhattacharya and it is now out. FusionCharts can do some amazing stuff with your data and it is one company that lives by its tagline- Data to delight… in minutes.
Charts like these can raise ones’ impression to mercurial levels in the board room:
FusionCharts Beginners’ Guide – The Official Guide is now available on the Packt website, and people can also pick it up from Amazon, Barnes&Noble and Safari. Catch Pallav Nadhani, the CEO in a video here.