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Tableau Server 9.0 Scalability: Powering Self-Service Analytics at Scale

Tableau 9.0 is the biggest release in the history of our company. Since November 2014, very early in the 9.0 release cycle, we started performance and scalability testing of new features while...

Business Intelligence
6 Strategies for Transitioning to the Cloud

For the last few years we’ve been hearing about the benefits (and all the permutations!) of the cloud. And at this point, many of us agree the benefits are sizable and beneficial. So, let’s say...

Business Intelligence
7 Ways Sports Teams Win with Analytics

It may seem like the immediate success of any professional sports club starts with making the athletes better—to run faster, hit further, shoot more accurately and play smarter. But there’s more...

Business Intelligence
3 Shifts in the Modern Data Environment

The rapid pace of innovation in the database landscape is causing IT leaders to entirely re-evaluate their data environment strategies. From Hadoop, to NoSQL, to Cloud data assets – the...

Business Dashboards
Enabling Healthcare Analytics for Better Patient Outcomes

The healthcare industry is in the midst of momentous transformation. Yet most organizations, still equipped with old business models, still struggle to navigate the high demands for immediate...

Business Analytics
Understanding Level of Detail (LOD) Expressions

See how to use and leverage LOD Expressions in your analysis. At Tableau, our goal is to make data analysis a delightful experience. People tell us that when they are deeply engaged in...

Business Intelligence
Sales Performance Reporting

Sales performance reporting guides leadership’s decision making, and represents an important information management priority for many firms. This research investigates the use of performance...

Business Intelligence
5 Ways to Maximize Your Salesforce Data

When it comes to sales metrics, everything from your pipeline to your revenue is mission critical—so your analytics solution needs to be fast, easy and talk seamlessly with your entire data...

Data Visualization
4 Charts Every Social Media Manager Needs

Measuring and monitoring social media impact by simply looking at growth of followers or reach is no longer enough to be successful as a social media manager. Whether you’re evaluating your social...

Business Intelligence
5 Lessons from History's Early Data Rockstars

Data visualization has a rich and exciting history. The pioneers, data rockstars in their day, developed new ways of looking at and showing data. What are the most important lessons we can...