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Tableau will always support our customers wherever they want to deploy or access their data. The ability to deploy Tableau Server on multiple cloud platforms is important in our mission to adapting to our customer’s needs. Organizations are increasingly moving business processes to one or more cloud providers, and hybrid cloud solutions are more common and easier to implement than ever before. Deploying Tableau Server on Microsoft Azure as well as utilizing services such as SQL Data Warehouse, and SQL Database allow organizations to deploy at scale and with elasticity, while allowing IT to maintain data integrity and governance. As Microsoft pursues its cloud-first strategy, Tableau delivers key integrations with Azure technologies. Tableau allows you to utilize solutions like Snowflake and SAP HANA on Azure, and live connectivity provides real-time access to data directly in the cloud. Tableau provides a fast and scalable enterprise analytics platform for the Azure data services that organizations already use. Tableau Online customers can also enjoy the benefits of connecting to their cloud data sources on Azure as well as popular on-premise data sources like Microsoft SQL Server.

Tableau Server on Microsoft Azure: Better Together

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Tableau Server on Azure Whitepaper: Next Generation Cloud BI

Together, Tableau and Microsoft Azure offer a powerful, enterprise cloud analytics solution. Today, the goal with analytics is to empower business users of all analytical skill levels and Tableau is uniquely positioned to deliver this experience. A seamless user experience, deep analytical capabilities, end-to-end data governance, and flexible integrations partnered with Azure's cost-effective, high performance cloud computing platform make for the perfect match. Tableau and Azure provide a comprehensive business intelligence solution that can be implemented quickly, secured easily, scaled efficiently, and used by everyone.

Tableau Server on Azure Quickstart (Linux)

Our technology experts build Quickstarts to help our customers significantly shorten their proof-of-concept stage. Specifically, we want our customers focusing on seeing and understanding their data and not having to worry about 'How do I set this up?' Deploy a standalone instance of Tableau Server on a Linux machine in Azure in just twenty minutes! The benefits provided by Tableau and Azure are flexible, simple deployments which scale appropriately as your deployment grows.

Azure Active Directory integration with Tableau Server

Combining the Power of Tableau, Azure and Cloudera

Azure offers connectors for a very wide range of applications that leverage many types of data. Tableau plugs into these data sources just as easily. View this Quickstart template for setting up a Tableau Server environment connected to a Cloudera Hadoop cluster on Microsoft Azure. Connecting your data to Tableau is just that easy.

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