Category: Tableau Deep Dive

  • Tableau Community Spotlight: An Interview With RJ Andrews

    Tableau Community Spotlight: An Interview With RJ Andrews

    RJ Andrews is a data storyteller. He is the author of Info We Trust: How to inspire the world with data https://amzn.to/2ryc4gf , a lavish adventure exploring how to inspire the world with data. RJ is the creator of https://infowetrust.com  where you can enjoy many of his award-winning data stories. When not working on his […]

  • Tableau v2019.1 Beta 2 Features

    Tableau v2019.1 Beta 2 Features

    Below is a list of features introduced in Tableau v2019.1 Beta 2. Metadata API – Expose Tableau metadata like never before. The Metadata API is read-only, Admin-Only GraphQL API which enables Admins to ask and answer a number of new questions about their Tableau Server ecosystem such as the following: Field/Column Usage -> What are the fields, […]

  • Update: 130+ Links to Some Great Data Visualization Blogs

    Update: 130+ Links to Some Great Data Visualization Blogs

    Readers: What a difference a day can make! I have added links to over 30 new data visualization blogs for you to peruse. In the screenshot below, you can see how to get to this page from my DataVizBlog homepage or you can use the link below. https://datavizblog.com/my-favorite-data-visualization-blogs-beta/ ATTRIBUTION The additions to this list come primarily from […]

  • Tableau Community Spotlight: An Interview with Josh Tapley

    Tableau Community Spotlight: An Interview with Josh Tapley

    Josh’s Bio Josh is the Senior Director of Data Visualization for Comcast’s Enterprise Business Intelligence team. He leads both the Tableau Center of Excellence (COE) and a team of data visualization experts. Josh is also an adjunct professor of data visualization for Temple University and a co-leader of the Philadelphia Tableau User Group (PhillyTUG). Questions […]

  • Tableau Community Spotlight: An Interview with Fi Gordon

    Tableau Community Spotlight: An Interview with Fi Gordon

    Fi Gordon Bio Fi Gordon is young at heart and totally passionate about data, She is a kiwi living in the best city in the world…. Sydney!  Fi loves to dive and explore the vast underwater playground, blowing bubbles is where she finds her Zen. Fi has been working with data for 15 years and has […]

  • Guest Post: Passing the Tableau Desktop Qualified Associate Exam:  Recapping my TC18 Exam Experience!

    Guest Post: Passing the Tableau Desktop Qualified Associate Exam:  Recapping my TC18 Exam Experience!

    Passing the Tableau Desktop Qualified Associate Exam:  Recapping my TC18 Exam Experience! Claire Smith For those of you who read my previous guest blog post on how I prepared for the Desktop Qualified Associate Exam (DQA), and have been waiting with bated breath, the wait is over: I PASSED MY DQA EXAM!!! Such a sense […]

  • Tableau Community Spotlight: An Interview with Deepak Rai

    Tableau Community Spotlight: An Interview with Deepak Rai

    Deepak Rai Bio Deepak is a seasoned Data Scientist with experience with working in scientific, business and statistical analysis environments. He has worked across multiple industries, and world-class research and development organizations, in India, Japan, and the USA. His emphasis has been on Predictive Modeling to provide analytical solutions for complex business and scientific data […]

  • Guest Post: Using SharePoint Lists in your Tableau Dashboards

    Guest Post: Using SharePoint Lists in your Tableau Dashboards

    Readers: I have another guest post from another one of my co-workers, David Timm. David loves to learn new things and has really taken a tiger by the tail with Tableau. Using his expertise in SharePoint, David has our City business partners real excited by the reports he has been developing for them. David Timm is […]

  • Tableau v2018.3 Features, v2019.1 Beta Features

    Tableau v2018.3 Features, v2019.1 Beta Features

    Greetings! Last week, Tableau held its annual conference in New Orleans. Many new product and feature announcements were made during the conference. Boy oh boy, Tableau has some great new features coming starting next week with version 2018.3 and again in January with version 2019.1. Claire Smith and I plan on installing 2019.1 on our […]

  • Tableau TC18: Tableau Public Viz Gallery Photos

    Tableau TC18: Tableau Public Viz Gallery Photos

    Finding Oases In Food Deserts Corey Jones https://public.tableau.com/profile/corey.jones#!/vizhome/FindingOasesInFoodDeserts/Dashboard1 Gender & Ethnic Disparities in Tech Companies Ivett Alexa The American Political Universe Mike Cisneros https://public.tableau.com/profile/mikevizneros#!/vizhome/PoliticalDW/TheAmericanPoliticalUniverse State Medigap Costs – #ProjectHealthViz Lindsay Betzendahl https://public.tableau.com/profile/lindsay.betzendahl#!/vizhome/StateMedigapCosts-ProjectHealthViz/Medigap US Fruit Consumption Leigh Fonseca https://public.tableau.com/profile/missleigh#!/vizhome/USFruitConsumption/Fruit Explore Flight Delay & Tweet Data Sue Grist Total Annual Loss of Bee Colonies in the US […]