Automating Tableau Server

This week at the Data School, we’ve been learning about Tableau Server. As all good servers do, you can automate repetitive tasks (much like cron jobs). Within Tableau Server, you can create ‘schedules’ which specify what type of tasks you want it to...

How to pass your Tableau QA Exam

If you’ve read any of my blogs, you might remember me mentioning that I passed my Tableau QA exam on my 3rd day of training at The Data School. So, I wanted to share my experience, and how I prepared for the exam so that you might find some helpful information here if...

The Data School, what do I want out of it?

Now that I have settled in to The Data School, I want to use this blog post as a chance to document what my goals and expectations are at this point. (Hopefully I’ll come back to this later and see how it’s gone) So what do I want out of The Data School?...

Catch-DS14

I started at The Data School on the 1st of April, where thankfully I found out that it wasn’t an April Fool’s joke. I was a little bit nervous on Monday, but this was quickly dispelled as everyone here is really nice and super friendly (even Andy). During the first...