What is Tableau?

Tableau is a dynamic, interactive reporting, business intelligence, data visualization software tool produced by Tableau Software. This type of software is used primarily for analysis, prediction and forecasting through the use of interactive visualization via charts, graphs, and other analytic tools - allowing a larger audience to find answers in data. Tableau has been identified as a leader in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Business Intelligence and Analytics platforms.

In 2014, the University recognized the growing interest and use of Tableau as a core data visualization tool across the University.

Please use this site to reference your Tableau questions and needs.

Test Drive Tableau

Test drive Tableau using the interactive visualization. Visit Tableau's Viz Gallery to interact with more examples.

How to Get Tableau
Including which version is right for you.

Using Tableau
Referencing important details regarding navigation, gaining access, appropriate roles, and responsiblities of devlopers and publishers.

Training
Lists numerous ways to learn how to use the software.

Support Information
This section includes server maintenance and whom to contact about what.