Tableau 2019.1 Features

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Dashboard zone names

Name any zone in your dashboard

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Dashboard zone names

You now have the ability to assign a name to any item on a dashboard, helping to better organize multiple zones when looking at the layout tree.

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Nested sorting improvements

Nested sorting improvements

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Nested sorting improvements

Sorting just got more intuitive. You can now sort within multiple dimensions, making it easy to spot trends in your categorical data.

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Url action improvements

Target specific web zones with URL actions

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Url action improvements

Url actions can now target specific web zones in a dashboard, allowing authors the control to more seamlessly link to information that is hosted outside of their data source. Better integrate and add more meaningful content to your dashboard, and design more sophisticated app-like experiences.

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Automatic dashboard phone layouts

Automatic dashboard phone layouts

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Automatic dashboard phone layouts

Authoring mobile dashboard layouts just got easier. Tableau will now automatically add phone layouts to new dashboards, with ability to further customize them for specific use cases.

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OAuth enabled for Snowflake Connector

We’ve significantly improved the Snowflake connection experience.

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OAuth enabled for Snowflake Connector

We’ve significantly improved the Snowflake connection experience. The Snowflake Connector is now available across our entire platform and we have added native OAuth integration for both security and convenience.

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Device layout preview on the web

Preview device layouts on the web.

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Device layout preview on the web

Device dashboard design just got easier. You can now preview what your laptop, tablet, and phone layouts will look like directly in the desktop browser. Make any necessary formatting or content adjustments to your dashboards, and save knowing your mobile layouts are pixel perfect.

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Mixed content types

Easily find the content most relevant to you.

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Mixed content types

Discover a new way to browse on Tableau Server and Tableau Online. You can now view data sources, workbooks, and views from one project all on the same page. And, filter by content type within that project.

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Tableau Prep Conductor

Run your Tableau Prep flows in your server environment.

Tableau Prep Conductor

Tableau Prep Conductor, a new add-on product for Tableau Online and Tableau Server, empowers IT departments, data stewards and analysts to consistently deliver prepared data in a scalable, reliable and secure server environment.

Tableau Prep Conductor is part of the Data Management Add-on available now for Tableau Server and in limited release for Tableau Online.

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Ask Data

An entirely new way to interact with your data using natural language.

Ask Data

Ask a question, get an answer. Use natural language to ask questions and produce insights directly from any published data source. Ask Data supports many analytical capabilities of Tableau, including sorting, filtering and aggregations.

Ask Data only supports questions asked in English.

Try Ask Data
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Google Ads Connector

Connect and analyze your ad metrics from Google Ads.

Google Ads Connector

Gain deeper insights from your Google Ads data. Connect and analyze your Google ad metrics in Tableau with our new connector.

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Connect to Dropbox, OneDrive and Google Drive on the web

Access your Dropbox, OneDrive and Google Drive data from Tableau.

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New web authoring connectors

Connect directly to your excel and CSV files stored in Dropbox, OneDrive and GoogleDrive when authoring a viz from the browser.

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Export to PowerPoint

Easily export vizzes to PowerPoint

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Export to PowerPoint

Integrate your Tableau dashboards directly into presentations with a single click. Now you can easily export vizzes from Tableau Desktop, Server, or Online to PowerPoint as high resolution images, complete with a link back to the workbook.

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Secure RServe connections

Deploy secure R integration for Tableau Server.

Secure RServe connections

Build visualizations using the R statistical language in a secure environment. This allows RServe to be hosted remotely from Tableau Server, and for data to be protected in transit.

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Microsoft Azure SQL Data Warehouse Connector

Connect directly to your Azure SQL Data Warehouse

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Azure SQL Data Warehouse Connector

Connect directly to your data stored in Azure SQL Data Warehouse with our new connector.

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Data connector improvements

We're making it easier for you to connect your data.

SAP Hana improvements

Now display views that are within HDI containers.

Linux connector drivers

We're streamlining the connector driver experience for Linux. Now manage Linux connector drivers via uberrpm and S3.

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Redesigned Tableau Mobile App

All-new redesigned Tableau Mobile app for iOS and Android.

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All-new Tableau Mobile for iOS and Android

We're excited to introduce a redesigned version of Tableau Mobile for iOS and Android. The new app brings powerful search, an improved Favorites experience, and interactive offline previews right to your fingertips.

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Tableau Mobile for Workspace ONE

More management options for Tableau Mobile.

Tableau Mobile for Workspace ONE

Organizations are now able to deploy a special version of Tableau Mobile that is compatible with the VMware Workspace ONE Platform, powered by AirWatch technology.