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Tableau Server – all about the… Backgrounder

Hello everyone. You may know me as a Tableau Centre of Excellence manager. That can involve a lot of paperclip pushing skills, with the real work being done by my excellent team (thx @jakesviz & The Information Lab). But I do … Continue reading

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2 minutes with… Carl Allchin of The Information Lab

Hello folks. Time for a new 2 minutes with… I’m delighted to welcome Carl Allchin to VN towers. Carl spent 6 months with my team helping us build our Tableau service. He’s got great Tableau Desktop skills and has a … Continue reading

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2 minutes with… Nelson Davis of Slalom Consulting

  Welcome back to what is now the second best BI interview series out there! Sob sob. Hey I can handle that Dan stole our idea, mainly because his Interworks interview series is so damn good! But that doesn’t stop … Continue reading

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2 minutes with… Mark Jackson of Piedmont Healthcare

  Ok we are back back back! And it has recently come to my attention that there is now a competing interview series. Well I guess imitation is the best form of flattery so I won’t send the elite Ninjas … Continue reading

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How to initiate IM / Skype / Chat / LastFM session from a Tableau dashboard

Hello everyone. Before I start this I have to admit I nicked the idea completely from Dave Hart of Interworks, who came up with it when he was working with us. But he doesn’t blog or tweet so that leaves me … Continue reading

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Talkin’ bout a Revolution…

Hello, I trust you’re all ok, There’s something stressing me about Tableau. It might not be the most obvious but I’ll have a go at describing it anyway. See I demo Tableau Server all the time. Like daily. To some … Continue reading

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2 minutes with… Dan Montgomery of Slalom Consulting

Hello everyone. Really pleased to have Dan on this month’s show. Without further ado… VN: Thrilled to speak to you, how are you doing? Thank you very much! I’m doing well. It’s a sunny day in San Francisco, California. So after this … Continue reading

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