Live Webinar

Tableau Administrators Virtual User Group

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Please join us on Friday, July 14 for the Tableau Administrators Virtual User Group.


  • Welcome & Introduction by Mark Wu, Tableau Ambassador
  • Creating Server Monitor Views by Alexander Mou, Tableau Ambassador
  • We will walk through how to create custom admin views to monitor various activities on Tableau server, based on server data dictionary such as refresh errors, stats, blending data with other enterprise data etc. We will also introduce a viz for Tableau server data dictionary lookup.

  • Understanding Tableau Server Permissions by Mark Wu, Tableau Ambassador
  • Tableau Permissions can be very robust and very confusing. What is site role? What is the difference between site role ‘publisher' vs project level permission 'publisher’? How do you set permissions at project, workbook and view level? How do you manage published data source permission? How does web edit permissioning work? Can web edits save back? What happens if someone saves back? What are the best practices?

  • Live Q&A

Meet the Speakers:

Alexander Mou is a Tableau Social Ambassador. As of today, he has authored 170+ blog articles on data visualization and Tableau techniques. His blog site is His twitter handle is @aleksoft. Alex currently works as a senior data analyst at a financial institution.

Mark Wu drove Tableau governance and Center of Excellence aimed at making enterprise data available to a wide variety of users on a self-service basis and balanced with security, scalability and IT support. More than 20,000 users were added to Tableau server within one year. Mark is the keynote speaker at Tableau West Coast Customer Advocacy Summit 2016 & 2017. Check out his blog here:

For questions about this event, please reach out to Mark Wu.