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Version Control and Point-in-time Recovery of Tableau Server Objects
July 22, 2015
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Automatic, shadow-copy like version control of Tableau Server objects (workbooks, data sources) is a crucial part of the server administration. While most of the admins using tableau backup tool only we should note that  it lacks features like individual workbook level restore and quick, incremental backup. But that’s why you are here: with this method you […]
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How to use TWB Auditor with TableauFS: Audit Tableau Server files directly
July 15, 2015
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If you never heard about this powerful and extremely useful tool by Andy Cotgreave then you missed something serious. It makes life easier with auditing all your tableau workbooks on your computer, getting information like which workbook connects to where, what are the used tables and fields, calculations – things what we desperately need during our daily […]
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How to generate the initial extract with Tableau Server
September 11, 2014
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A lot of folks are struggling with this issue: imagine that you have to build an extract with millions of rows from your slow databases. You are on your corporate VPN from a hotel room or from a plane. It’s just painful and risky and the extract sorting process will consume a lot of CPU […]