Tableau| 11 min read

Automate Data Quality Warnings with Webhooks

In this blog post I describe how to automate data quality warnings on Tableau Server. These warnings can help inform your end users that there are problems with the underlying data. For this I'm using Tableau Webhooks, AWS Lambda Functions and the Tableau REST API.

Tableau| 1 min read

How to Embed Tableau Dashboards into Salesforce

There are many ways of embedding a Tableau Dashboard into Salesforce. I recorded two videos that show how to do that. In the first one I'm showing the easy way with no coding involved. The second video uses a Visualforce page that integrates with a Tableau dashboard. Click on 'Read' to watch the videos.

Tableau| 7 min read

Tableau Metadata API, GraphQL and how to get data with Alteryx - Part One

In late 2019 Tableau released the Metadata API. This is a new API that allows you to query assets and metadata about your Tableau systems. It allows you to track lineage, do impact analysis and find content on your server. In this first blog post I discuss what this new API can do, how it works and what GraphQL is. In the second post I will explain how to use Alteryx to connect and query the API.