Tableau Server Administration

Duration:

2 Days

Audience:

Employees of federal, state and local governments; and businesses working with the government.

This is an introductory-level course for Users new to Tableau who will be administering a Tableau Server installation, including managing content, users, and permissions.

Course Overview:

Tableau Server Administration is a two-day, fast paced hands-on course that provides in-depth coverage of Tableau Server administration. The knowledge and skills acquired are best geared toward those who will be administering a Tableau Server installation, including managing content, users, and permissions.

The Tableau Training Series is independent-format training that can be tuned and adjusted to best meet your needs. Our materials are flexible, comprehensive, and are always instructed by a senior instructor with a deep understanding of Tableau and its most current features, benefits and functionality in a wide array of uses. This is not Official Tableau Training.

What You’ll Learn:

Working within an engaging, hands-on learning environment led by our Tableau expert practitioner, attendees will learn to:

  • User interactions with Tableau Server
  • Tableau Server components
  • Single-server installation
  • Content administration
  • Authorization and permissions
  • Users, groups, and sites
  • Data sources and extracts
  • Schedules, tasks, and subscriptions
  • Monitoring server status
  • Command-line utilities and REST API
  • Upgrading a single-server installation to a new version
  • Modifying the authentication method

Course Outline:

  • Tableau Server Overview
  • Tableau Server Architecture
  • Single Server Installation
  • User Experience
  • Authorization and Permissions
  • Data Sources, Extracts, Schedules, and Subscriptions
  • Automating Server Tasks
  • Monitoring Server
  • Upgrading Tableau Server
  • Log Files Administration
  • Data Security