I was won over almost immediately. As a software-as-a-service solution, there’s no technology infrastructure investment.

We were live almost immediately and have the flexibility to add users whenever we need.

Tableau Online Get started in minutes with the secure, cloud-based analytics platform that scales with your business.
Self-service analytics in the cloud with Tableau Online
Share and collaborate in the cloud

Tableau Online is your analytics platform fully hosted in the cloud. Publish dashboards and share your discoveries with anyone. Invite colleagues or customers to explore hidden opportunities with interactive visualizations and accurate data. All easily accessible from a browser or on the go with our mobile apps.

Features introduction

Skip the setup time and hardware cost
Get up and running in minutes and seamlessly add users as your needs grow. Tableau Online is a fully hosted solution, so you’ll never have to configure servers, manage software upgrades, or scale hardware capacity.
Ask questions with natural language
Empower your organizations to ask questions from any published data source using natural language. With Ask Data, type a question and get answers in the form of a viz. Under the hood, Ask Data uses powerful algorithms to automatically profile, index, and optimize data sources. Plus with our end-to-end web authoring capabilities, it's easy to add additional data sources or create fully interactive dashboards.
AI-driven explanations for your data
Leverage the power of AI to explain data points with a single click. Based on advanced statistical models, Explain Data helps you uncover insights you may not have found otherwise.
Interact, edit, and author on the web
Spark new insights—even on the go. Give people the power to explore interactive dashboards from anywhere. Drill down, highlight, and filter your data on the fly. Customize views with robust web editing and author new workbooks from published data.
Connect to any data anywhere
Connect to cloud databases like Amazon Redshift and Google BigQuery. Automatically refresh data from web apps like Google Analytics and Salesforce. Live query on-premises databases or schedule extract refreshes with Tableau Bridge — it's your choice.
Inaccessible everywhere, can be embedded everywhere
Allow external teams, partners, and customers to access analysis easily and securely without any virtual private network. With just a few clicks, you can embed interactive dashboards on the web and in applications like Salesforce.
Stay secure, by design and by default
Empower site admins to easily manage authentication and permissions for users, content, and data. Rest easy knowing Tableau Online’s infrastructure meets all SOC 2 requirements.
Effectively manage your data environment
Tableau Data Management helps you better manage the data within Tableau Online, ensuring that trusted data is always used to drive decisions. From data preparation, with Prep Conductor, to cataloging, search and governance, with Tableau Catalog, the Data Management Add-on will build confidence in your data, accelerating the adoption of self-service analytics.
Dashboard Starters
Dashboard Starters are designed to help you hit the ground running with actionable data in minutes. In just a few clicks, you’ll be able to connect to popular web applications and create pre-built dashboards seamlessly.
Empowering organizations with data
Tableau Online enables everyone in an organization to see and understand data, with offerings for every user type. Starting with casual users looking to make data driven decisions from a published dashboard, data enthusiasts who want to use web authoring to ask new questions from published data source, to data geeks who want to create and share their vizzes and data sources with the rest of the organization.
Your data, powered by the cloud
Tableau's approach to cloud analytics gives you flexibility and choice.
Data management
Centralize access to your data in the cloud. Publish data models and make it easy for everyone to work from a curated, single source of truth.
Let the data come to you with dashboard updates delivered to your inbox. Subscribe anyone on your site, and choose when people receive updates.
Always up-to-date
Say goodbye to managing updates and deploying patches. Just sit back, relax, and enjoy as the latest features roll out with no downtime.
Innovation comes standard
Tableau invests more in R&D than any other business in our industry. There are always updates around the cornercheck out what's new.
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