I'm a Solutions Engineer who predominantly works with analytics tools such as Tableau & Alteryx. I'm an AWS Certified Developer and a Tableau DataDev Ambassador. I like to write & teach about data analytics, web development & the cloud.
Lately, we've been getting more and more client requests and interest in using Tableau Online for embedding Tableau dashboards into custom applications. With the majority of tools and applications moving to a managed cloud-hosted service they would also like to do that with Tableau. Often we recommend a self-hosted Tableau Server as this gives the most flexibility and all server features. Let's take a look at how Tableau Online and Server differ and when Online might be a good solution for embedded analytics..
I am working on a large Next.js project that uses Vercel for hosting and some of the backend is provided by AWS Amplify. I had to find a way to link specific Amplify environments to different Git branches and deployment branches on Vercel. This didn't seem as straightforward as expected.
Docker is a great tool for creating, running and deploying your applications but it can all be a bit overwhelming. This blog post looks at some of the Docker concepts that should help you get started with this platform.