Tableau Pre-Release Programs

Evaluate, experience and provide feedback on emerging ideas and new product capabilities

Tableau Customers can join the Tableau Pre-Release Community to:

​- Participate in alpha and beta programs for early access to new features, versions and products.
- Engage directly with the Tableau Dev team through user research, product discussions and feedback activities designed to get feedback on topics that you care about.

A Single Tableau Account

Tableau has launched an all new Pre-Release website for customers to test out upcoming features! ​​Now you can use your Tableau Account to sign up for the next Tableau beta. Sign up with the same ID that you use for the Tableau Community or Tableau Online. If you don't have a Tableau Account, it's easy to create an account.

Ready to Test

When you sign up for a Pre-Release Program that is Ready to Test we will add you in and make sure that you receive the latest updates, including instructions on how to access and download the Pre-Release build.

Tableau 2020.1 Beta

Tableau 2020.1 Beta - Tableau 2020.1 is coming soon with exciting ways to add powerful interactivity to your data. With animations, visually follow the movement of marks in a viz to better understand how they change when you take an action in Tableau. Ensure your dashboards always reflect the most recent and relevant data with dynamic parameters—say goodbye to making constant updates as your data changes. We’ve also added updates to bring your spatial analysis to the next level with buffer calculations for maps.

Tableau Early Feedback

Tableau Early Feedback - Join in to preview and test very early Tableau Features. These items are so new that we may not even know which Tableau version they will be in.

Tableau Developer Program

Tableau Developer Program - New for Developers! Join the Tableau Developer Program to get all the resources and tools to help you fine-tune the Tableau platform for your organization’s needs including the newest developer platform updates, access to developer focused sprint demos as well as a personal development site which includes the earliest access to new APIs. Joining is simple, go here and sign up.

New Data Modeling Capabilities

New Data Modeling Capabilities - We are enhancing Tableau with new data modeling capabilities to help you more easily analyze complex data without having to learn advanced database concepts or write custom SQL code.

Tableau Viz Animations

Tableau Viz Animations - Apply to join the next Tableau experience revolution! When it's ready, you'll be able to check out a preview of Tableau with some amazing transition animations!   We think you're going to love them!

Scripted Tableau Server Deployment on GCP

Scripted Tableau Server Deployment on GCP - Check out our new scripts that enable you to programmatically stand up a single instance of Tableau Server 2019.1 on GCP.

Tableau Mobile

Sign up to check out the latest Tableau Mobile innovations. Tableau Mobile for iOS and Tableau Mobile for Android.

Upcoming Pre-Release Programs

Upcoming Pre-Release Programs are planned for the future and haven't yet begun. Sign up to let us know that you are interested! You won't receive an immediate email, but you'll definitely be the first to know when they become available.


Tableau Server on Azure

Tableau Server on Azure - Deploying Tableau Server on the cloud can often pose many questions - about infrastructure, installation steps, sizing, etc. We build Quickstarts to help our customers through the installation process. This pre-release will let you test our Quickstart for Tableau Server on Azure and is intended to get you up and running quickly and easily - so you can trial Tableau Server or plan for a production deployment.

Upcoming Data Source Pre-Releases

Sign up to let us know that you are interested in our upcoming Data Source Connector Programs! You won't receive an immediate email, but you'll definitely be the first to know when they become available.

Google CloudSQL Connector

Pre-Release participation is available to current customers only. Be sure to use your company contact information when signing up to ensure that you are identified in our system.

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