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This Tableau Training course helps you implement important concepts, techniques & admin activities in Tableau. Move from simple to complex visualizations and combine them in interactive dashboards.

This course helps you implement important concepts, techniques & admin activities in Tableau. Move from simple to complex visualizations and combine them in interactive dashboards.
Tableau Fundamentals & Advance serves the beginner to intermediate Tableau user, targeted towards anyone who works with data – regardless of technical or analytical background.
1. Introduction

  • What is Visualization?
  • What Is Dashboard?
  • Why Tableau?
  • Comparison of Tableau with other tools
  • Limitations of Tableau
  • Tableau Desktop, Server and the Tableau Product Line
  • Application Terminology
  • Visual Cues for Fields
  • Tableau Installation

2. Connecting to Data

3. Connecting to files

  • Connecting to data – Basics
  • Editing Data connections and data sources
  • Editing Metadata and saving data sources
  • Joins in Tableau
  • Data Source level Filters

4. Connecting to Databases

  • Connecting to Oracle, SQL Server, Google Analytics, Different RDBMS Databases
  • Connecting to Big Databases like HDFS, Hive, Greenplum, Teradata
  • Calling Stored Procedure in Tableau
  • Join Types
  • Custom SQLs

5. Creating Basic Visualizations

  • Getting Started in Tableau Desktop
  • Elements of Visualization
  • Understanding of Dimensions & Measures
  • Basic Graphs
    • Bar Chart
    • Stacked Bar Chart
    • Line Chart
    • Area Chart
    • Pie Chart
    • Filled Maps
    • Symbol Maps
    • Scatter Plots
    • Trend Line
    • Bullet Chart
    • Part to Whole Chart
    • Tree Map
    • Word cloud
    • Bubble Chart
    • Discrete Line Charts
    • Discrete Area Charts
    • Highlight Table
    • Heat Map
    • Cross Tabs
    • Normal Tables
    • Grand Totals, Sub-totals and Changing Aggregation
  • Dual Axis Graphs
    • Dual line chart
    • Side by side bar chart
    • Donut Chart
    • Map and Pie Chart
    • Map and Donut Chart
    • Bar in Bar Chart
    • Bar & Circle Chart
  • Measure Name & Measure Values
    • Multi-line chart
    • Combo Charts
    • Highlight table with Multiple Measures

6. Simplifying and Sorting Your Data

  • Data Filtering
    • Local Filters
    • Global Filters
    • Data Source Level Filters
    • Context Filters
  • Sorting
    • Sorting Single Dimension Graphs
    • Sorting Multi Dimension Graphs
    • Sorting by Different Measures

7. Organizing your Data

  • Using Groups
    • Static Groups vs. Dynamic Groups
  • Creating and Using Hierarchies
  • Creating a Combined Field
  • Using Sets

8. Slicing your Data by Date

  • Working with Dates
  • Using Discrete Date Parts
  • Creating Date Filters
  • Defining a Fiscal Year
  • Creating Custom Dates

9. Data Blending

  • What is Data Blending?
  • Data Blending on Multiple columns

10. File Types in Tableau

  • Connection Types
    • Live Connection Vs Data Extracts
    • Creating Extracts
    • Using and Refreshing Extracts
    • Incremental Refresh

11. Dashboard Creation

  • Creating Dashboards
  • Actions in Tableau
  • Navigation Buttons
  • Dashboard Formatting
  • Bringing Images, web pages in Tableau
  • Usage of Containers
  • Best Practices in Dashboard Designing

12. Calculations and Statistics

  • Edit in Shelf
  • Introduction to Calculations
  • Statistical Calculations
  • Calculation Types
  • Creating Calculated Fields
  • Using Logic Statements
  • Type Conversions and Date Calculations
  • Using Quick Table Calculations
  • Calculations and Aggregations
  • Conditional Formatting

13. Level of Details Expressions

  • Usage of curly braces
  • Use of LoD functions – Fixed, Include & Exclude

14. Advance Chart Types

  • Histogram
  • Box plot
  • Waterfall Charts
  • Funnel Charts
  • Pareto Charts
  • Control Charts
  • Motion Charts

15. Using Parameters for Dynamic Values

  • What if Analysis using parameters
  • Parameters as Column Selectors
  • Dynamic Reference lines using Parameters
  • Dynamic Top N values using Parameters
  • Graph selector using Parameters

16. Tableau - R Integration

  • Setting up R
  • R-Tableau Connection
  • Outliers using R-Tableau
  • K Means Clustering using R-Tableau

17. Mapping Data Geographically

  • Mapping in Tableau
  • Mapbox Integration

18. Sharing Your Work

  • Export to an Image File
  • Exporting the Data Only
  • Other Sharing Options
  • Integrating Dashboard to Other Portals
  • Publishing Dashboards on Tableau Public

19. Dashboard Best Practices

  • Sizing
  • Dashboard Designing
  • Finalizing KPIs
  • Dashboard Formatting
  • Working with Big Data
  • Working in Shared Environment
  • Parallel Development & Integration
  • Data Visualization Best Practices
  • Making Efficient Dashboard

20. Story Telling

  • Why Storytelling?
  • How to Create Story Board

21. Tableau Server

  • Introduction
  • Tableau Server Installation
  • Tableau Settings
  • Dashboard Publish and Access
  • Tableau Admin Activities
    • Add / Edit/ Delete Users
    • Add / Edit/ Delete Groups
    • Add / Edit/ Delete Projects
    • User Permissions
    • Dashboard Refresh Schedule
    • Server Reports
    • Tableau Server Authentications
  • Tableau License Handling
  • Tableau Dashboard Migration
  • Tableau Performance Tracking

22. PoC Implementation



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