Tableau Desktop Review: "An easy to learn, powerful tool which empowers business users and adds value to the company"
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About Tableau Desktop
Tableau Desktop is the rapid-fire authoring environment used to create and publish complex visualizations, reports and dashboards in multiple output formats. Using Tableau Desktop, a report author can connect to multiple data sources, explore relationships, create dashboards, modify metadata, and finally publish a completed workbook to Tableau Server if desired.
The Desktop product comprises two editions:
- Personal Edition: This edition allows work to be saved locally and supports connections to the following databases: CSV/flat files, Excel, and Access.
- Professional Edition: This edition supports a wider range of databases including most traditional relational databases, OLAP databases, Hadoop, and also Salesforce and Google Analytics.
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Free trials are available for both editions.
Tableau Desktop Technical Details
|Operating Systems:||Windows, Mac|