Server Administration


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Server Administration

Duration: 3 days 

Course Description:

This course provides the foundational know-how of Tableau Server Administration with a focus on efficient, scalable enterprise deployments. The skills acquired will get you up to speed on best practices around governance, security, scalability, and more.

Course Objectives:

At the end of this course, you will be able to:

•    The Tableau analytics platform
•    Planning a Tableau Server installation
•    Server installation
•    Command-line utilities
•    Content management and governance
•    Authorization and permissions
•    Data source management and governance
•    Desktop reporting
•    Security best practices
•    Server UI organization and navigation
•    Managing users
•    Data extracts
•    Schedules, tasks, and subscriptions
•    Securing data sources
•    Automating administrative tasks
•    Monitoring server status, performance
•    Customizing the Server experience

Intended Audience:

In this course, you’ll learn how to get the most out of Tableau Desktop by diving into calculations and applying them to real world scenarios. This will help you understand when a table calculation, calculation or LOD should be used and when they overlap.
You’ll get a better understanding of how to artfully prepare and organize your visualizations. This will be done through specific scenarios around analyzing time, geographic, and survey data. By the end of this course you’ll have a better grasp of advanced building techniques and calculations for creating innovative analysis and dashboards.

Course Outline:

•    Review calculations
•    Advanced table calculations
•    Level of detail expressions
•    Analyzing time-based data
•    Analyzing customer behavior
•    Advanced chart types
•    Geographical analysis
•    Advanced dashboard techniques