Tableau is a tool of Business Intelligence for analysing the data. Users can create and then distribute the interactive and also shareable dashboards which interpret the variations, trends and density of the data in the form of graphs and charts. Tableau can associate to files, relational and Big data sources to collect and process data. The software enables real time collaboration, data blending, and which makes it unique. It is used by academic, businesses researchers and various governments for visual data analysis. It is also located as a leader Business Intelligence and Analytic Platform in Garter Magic Quadrant.
Tableau desktop (Business analytics anyone can use) Tableau Desktop is based on development technology from Stanford University that lets you drag & drop to analyse data. You can associate to data in a few clicks, then visualize and create collective dashboards with a few more. We have done years of research to built a system that supports users natural ability to think visually. Shift between views, follow your natural train of thought. You are not fast in wizards or bogged down writing scripts. You just create effective, rich data visualizations.
Tableau server Tableau Server is an application of business intelligence that provides web-based analytic and anyone can use this. It is a rapid-fire different to the slow step of traditional business intelligence software. What is Tableau makes different? It was designed for everyone. There is no scripting required, so anyone will become an analytic expert. You will grow your deployment, as you want it, and Train on-line for free. Find answers in minutes, not months.
Tableau online Tableau online is one of the hosted version of Tableau Server. It is making rapid-fire business analytic easy than ever. Share dashboards with your entire company or organization and with customers or users and partners— in minutes. Provide live and interactive views of data that let users answer their own questions in a web browser or on a tablet. And do it in a secure and hosted environment.
Tableau online can scale up essentially you need and also you can use it wherever you need it. But You don't purchase, set up or manage any infrastructure.