TabPy framework allows Tableau to remotely execute Python code and saved functions.

Level of Support
Tableau Server, Tableau Prep, Tableau Cloud
Programming Languages

Supported By: Tableau Server: at least 10.1, and Tableau Cloud

TabPy (the Tableau Python Server) is an Analytics Extension implementation that expands Tableau’s capabilities by allowing users to execute Python scripts and saved functions via Tableau’s table calculations.

Use Cases

Use Python for data cleaning and predictive algorithms inside Tableau.


Allows authoring calculated fields in Python.