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Tableau Online Security in the Cloud

Tableau Online brings Tableau to the cloud. Cloud-based software remove the cost and time involved in maintaining a server infrastructure, but they also come with questions: How can I be...

Data Visualization Featured
Visualizing Time: Beyond the Line Chart

The line chart has a long history of success for visualizing time, but is it always the best way to explore time data? It depends. For time-based data, the right chart is the one that...

Business Intelligence Featured
Five Dashboards Improving Student Achievement

The state of education continues to be one of the most notable challenges citizens and educators in the United States face today. Despite recent incremental improvements in the national dropout...

Managing the data prep chaos in your organization

With self-service analysis the new norm for data-driven organizations, many people will do what prep they can with the available tools and capabilities to make the data work for them—whether it’s...

Business Intelligence
Preparing data for natural language interaction in Ask Data

Ask Data, Tableau’s natural language capability, is built to work with all your published data sources on Tableau Server or Online....

Business Analytics
Tableau Server High Availability: Delivering mission-critical analytics at scale with Tableau Services Manager (TSM)

Please note: If you are running Tableau Server from version 10 to version 2018.1 (without Tableau Services Manager), please see the...

Business Analytics
Top 5 Trends for 2019 Retail Analytics

Over 8,000 Tableau retail and consumer goods customers have made huge strides in 2018 building their data analytics culture and platforms. And these initiatives are beginning to drive competitive...

Smart Analytics: Tableau Advances the Era of Smart Analytics in Government

Everything government does—program and services delivery, operations, finances, and workforce management—can benefit from smarter analytics. A smart analytics platform offers government agencies a...

How to Build a Culture of Self-Service Analytics in Government

More and more, we hear government leaders talk about the need to build a culture of analytics within their agencies. Leaders want their workforce to embrace analytics as a change agent that will...

Business Analytics
How Government Agencies Can Achieve More with Modern Analytics

Many government agencies today rely on a wide array of tools and strategies to support their data initiatives. Typically, these initiatives were developed when the concept of data analytics was...