Configuration of Tableau Online

The Snow Integration Connector for Tableau Online is used for finding the following information about an organization's Tableau Online account:

  • Number of users

  • Each user's assumed subscription license (based on the user's site role)

    This information provides a general view, since a particular user may have been assigned a site role with more limited permissions than their actual license permits.

  • Login activity

    Please note that login information is based on the last login date; thus, it may not fully represent user activity.

The connector was introduced in Snow Integration Manager version 5.11.

The configuration must be started and prepared according to Configure a SaaS connector.

Prerequisites

The user name and password of an existing Tableau Online account holder with one of the following administrator site roles: 

  • SiteAdministratorCreator

  • SiteAdministratorExplorer

Get the Tableau site and domain names

  • Log into the Tableau Online account and do the following:

    • Site name: copy everything in the URL after ...site/

    • Domain name: copy everything in the URL after https:// and before /#/site...

    This data is used to configure the connector.

Configure the Tableau Online connector

In the Configure section at the bottom of Connector Configuration: SaaS:

  1. Enter into the respective text boxes the Tableau Online character strings that you copied in Get the Tableau site and domain names.

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  2. Select Test Connection.

    If the connection is not successful, review the connection settings above, fix any mistakes, and try again.

  3. Once the connection is successful:

    • Select the Active checkbox.

    • Select Save to save this configuration.