Connecting to different data sources


In this course, you will learn about some of Tableau’s more advanced data connectors. Tableau connects to a huge variety of data sources, & you will ll also learn how to connect to some of the more advanced ones, like Google Sheets or SQL databases.  Created & customized for Chartered Accountants Ireland by

Venue details:  
Online EU, ,
Start date & time:  
01 January 2021 00:00
End date & time:  
01 January 2022 00:00
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CPD online course
Kubicle, Technology and data

Who Should Attend?

This course is suited to advanced learners who already have a good general understanding of Tableau. This course will be of interest to any business professionals, such as accountants, management consultants and analysts who want to connect data from a variety of sources to Tableau.

Course Overview

This Kubicle course contains 9 lessons, 2 exercises and 1 Exam. It covers the following topics:

  • Why use Tableau Connectors
  • Optimizing Extracts
  • Editing your Source’s Metadata
  • Connecting to a SQL Database
  • Primary and Foreign Keys
  • Editing Monthly Fields
  • Saving Connected Workbooks
  • Blending Tables Across Data Sources
  • Saving and Publishing Data Sources

Key Outcomes

Once you’ve completed this course, you’ll understand how to connect a variety of data sources to Tableau. You’ll be able to combine data from these different sources, and publish data sources to Tableau Server or Tableau Online, where other people can make use of them too. The skills you’ll learn in this course will improve your efficiency in Tableau by letting you connect to virtually any data you come across, regardless of where it’s found.