Mapping UK Geographical Data in Tableau – Part 1

Tableau is a very effective tool for basic geographical mapping, which can be powerful for insight work, exploratory analysis and even regular reporting. Yet while the process is dead simple with global or USA datasets, it’s slightly more involved for UK data. Only a few intermediate steps are required, but I’ve seen people thrown off … Read more

Subscription Pricing will Revolutionise BI

Back in April, Tableau finally switched to a subscription pricing model. A single professional desktop licence which previously cost $1,999 is now $70 per month. This move brings Tableau in line with the other two industry ‘leaders’ in the Gartner Magic Quadrant – Microsoft Power BI and Qlik. The shift marks a fundamental turning point¬†for … Read more