Talks| 1 min read

Alteryx: Web Scraping & APIs in 45 Minutes

At the Alteryx Inspire Europe Conference in October 2019 I hosted a training session on how to web scrape and connect to APIs in Alteryx. I did a repeat of that session as a webinar two weeks later. I have now uploaded the recording of that webinar to my YouTube Channel. Go to 'Read' to check out the recording!

Tableau| 6 min read

5 Reasons Why You Should Join the Tableau #DataDev Hackathons

The final Tableau 2019 hackathon which took place on the 12th of November at the Tableau Conference was the last session organised by the Tableau Developer team in 2019. In this blog I give 5 Reasons why you should join the next Tableau Developer Hackathon.

Tableau| 4 min read

Better Tableau REST API Security with Personal Access Tokens

Currently authentication of the REST API in Tableau is handled with personal login details. In order to authenticate you need to send your credentials, however in 2019.4 we also get the ability to use Personal Access Tokens. A new addition to the developer toolkit which means you don't need to expose your password!