Tableau Online Updates
With Tableau Online, you're always on the latest, most-advanced version of Tableau. We take care of all the updates, monitoring, and infrastructure maintenance so you don't have to. But, it's still important to keep informed about what’s happening. This page will help you plan for any occurrence that may affect your Tableau Online site. Below you'll find informational resources to make you aware of any upcoming events.
Not a Tableau Online administrator? Please see the following resource pages:
Tableau Online Status
Visit the Tableau Trust site to learn more about the current status of your Tableau Online environment and upcoming scheduled maintenances.
New in Tableau Online 2021.2
Improved Ask Data and Explain Data Experience
- Viewer Enablement: To democratize data, Ask Data and Explain Data will be available for anyone t your organization with a Viewer license. Viewer enablement means getting critical analytics and data into the hands of business owners and decision-makers across the organization.
- Dashboard Lenses: Lenses empower data analysts curate Ask Data experiences using data sources as the single source of truth.
Jumpstart your Salesforce Data in Tableau Online
- Salesforce User Authentication: You can now use your Salesforce login credentials to log into your Tableau Online account with the new Salesforce Authentication capability. This feature is live now.
- Data Integration Tab: Introducing a new Data Integrations Tab in Tableau Online where you can easily and quickly connect to commonly used data sources and jumpstart data analysis. For Salesforce Sales Cloud and Service Cloud customers, a new "Connect to Salesforce Data" button will connect to your Salesforce data and publish it in a ready-to-go Tableau visualization that keeps your data fresh.
Connected Desktop Experience
Known Issues & Release Notes
Unusual behavior or issues with Tableau Online may be caused by a known issue with the product or a third party change in data delivery. These known issues are listed on the Tableau Support Known Issues site.
When an issue is corrected, it will appear in the Release Notes for Tableau Online.
Many known issues and their possible workarounds are documented in the Tableau Support Knowledge Base, which also contains resolutions for common problems and suggestions for how to use Tableau Online.