How to plot specific addresses on a map in Tableau

In Tableau, when you load data with geographical locations, Tableau automatically generates Latitude and Longitude for these geographical fields. These Latitude(generated) and Longitude(generated) fields are used to create a Map. These generated Latitude and Longitudes are good for Country,State,County and Zipcodes, but what if, you have address/location for which Tableau cannot generate Latitudes and Longitudes. To […]

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Branding of Tableau Server

Branding involves changing the look and feel of the application according to your corporate requirements. In Tableau, Branding is available only at the Server level. Site level branding is not available. Branding of Tableau Server The following types of changes can be done to the Tableau Server Change the Tableau server name that appears in […]

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Implementing Tableau Server

An efficiently performing Server is a key for success in any visualization application. This book acts as a step-by-step guide for implementing Tableau Server. It provides A-Z details, from Installation, Managing Content, Security to Branding and much more. It also gives you a good insight into command line utilities. The book provides plenty of exercises […]

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Joins in Tableau

In the last block we saw Joins in SQL In this blog, we will see how Joins work in Tableau. Joins in Tableau Tableau uses 4 types of Joins: Step 1: Create an Excel file by naming the file “Sample.xlsx and Create two sheets with Table 1 and Table 2. Step 2: Launch Tableau Desktop […]

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Joins in SQL

Joins A join is used to combine two or more tables. It returns the matching rows from the combined tables by using reference column in both the tables. Types of Joins: Inner Join: Inner join or Equi-join, returns rows from the both the tables based on the matching values of the columns. Example: Below we […]

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Tableau 10 for Beginners – Book

Tableau 10 provides more power to the developer and business user in the world of Data Analytics. Tableau 10 for Beginners  covers Tableau 10 concepts in an easy-to-understand manner. It provides ample exercises. Sample workbooks are available on Tableau public for download. Dataset and workbooks can also be downloaded from LearnTableauPublic.com. Visit Book resource tab […]

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