Do you want to be the first to see the latest features being built? Are you interested in shaping future releases of Tableau? These perks, including unique access to the Tableau Engineering team, are a part of the brand-new Tableau Developer Program.
We are looking for the best and brightest of the community to be a part of the development process, testing and prototyping with experimental APIs as well as existing APIs. With this new Developer Program, you can unleash your creativity and build even more powerful solutions, rich integrations with third-party services, and custom functionality for your organizations. With the ability to stay in regular communication with the Tableau Engineering team, you can offer feedback, have questions answered, and see upcoming features progress every step of the way. You also get access to a completely-free, development sandbox site on Tableau Online. The continually-refreshed sandbox means no heavy lifting for you and you always have access to the latest, pre-release build. The new program brings everything together in one place from documentation and sample code to community and support.
The Developer Program focuses on helping developers customize faster, integrate Tableau more deeply in existing systems, and extend the power of Tableau, therefore enabling more and more organizations to make data insights a seamless part of their everyday workflow.
Join us at new trainings, webinars, and events—online and IRL
Along with the new Developer Program, we are rolling out new opportunities for developers to engage and create with us in 2019. We look forward to seeing you at events (both online and IRL), trainings, webinars, and a new developer-specific user group. And drumroll, please... we’re excited to announce we're taking our annual hackathon at Tableau Conference on the road to multiple cities throughout the year! The new #DataDev hackathon series will launch this February in our own backyard of Seattle! For more information and to register, please go here.
To stay in the know on other upcoming events, join the Developer Program to get our monthly newsletter with the latest updates, resources, videos, developer stories and more! Sign up for this free program here or email us at DeveloperProgram@Tableau.com. We look forward to seeing how you shape the future of Tableau!