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Tableau Server Administration

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Fee:  $1195

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Tableau Server Administration Course Outline

This course provides in-depth coverage of Tableau Server administration. The knowledge and skills acquired are best geared toward those who will be administering a Tableau Server installation, including managing
content, users, and permissions.

There are no knowledge prerequisites.

Course includes
Our Tableau Server Administration course includes extensive hands-on activities to reinforce the skills and knowledge attained.

At the end of this course, you will have explored the areas below and more:
User interactions with Tableau Server
Tableau Server components
Single-server installation
Content administration
Authorization and permissions
Users, groups, and sites
Data sources and extracts
Schedules, tasks, and subscriptions
Monitoring server status
Command-line utilities and REST API
Upgrading a single-server installation to a new version
Modifying the authentication method

Course Outline

Tableau Server Overview
Tableau Product Line
End-User Abilities

Tableau Server Architecture
Component Functions
Server Diagrams

Single Server Installation
Technical Specifications
Tableau Server Installation Checklist
Configuration Options
Resolutions for Common Installation Issues
Installing Tableau Server Software

User Experience
Content Navigation, Searching, and Filtering
Exploring Server Content Types and Objects
Updating Account Settings
Setting the Start Page
Viewing Version Information
Renaming a Project
Adding a Workbook Description

Authorization and Permissions
Administrator Settings
Authorization Overview
Functional Security Model
Site Roles
Content Ownership and Permissions
Permission Rules and Capabilities
Permissions and the Default Project
Creating Projects, Local Groups, and a Local User
Importing Users and Adding Users to Groups
Granting Permissions to Projects
Creating a Project Leader
Publishing and Changing Ownership of a Workbook
Moving a Workbook
Site Administration

Data Sources, Extracts, Schedules, and Subscriptions
Creating, Publishing, and Connecting to a Data Source
Data Engine and File Store
Creating and Publishing Extracts
Enabling Subscriptions and Alerts

Automating Server Tasks
Automating and Programming Server Tasks
Using the REST API

Monitoring Server
Viewing Server Status
Admin Alerts
Viewing Email Alerts and Admin Views
Enabling Access to the Repository
Custom Admin Views
Licensing Information
Performance Recording

Upgrading Tableau Server
Preparing to Upgrade
Upgrading Software on the Same Machine
Modifying the Authentication Method
Importing AD Groups

Log Files Administration
Overview of Log Files
Archiving Log Files

Data Security
Controlling What Users Can See
User Filters
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