What are the main features of Tableau?

The reason behind Tableau gaining immense popularity in little time is its attractive set of features and functionalities.

Some key features of Tableau are:

  • Drag-and-drop functionality
  • Range of native data connectors
  • Data highlights and filters
  • Share dashboards
  • Dashboard embedding
  • Mobile-ready dashboards
  • Data notifications
  • Tableau Reader (for data viewing)
  • Dashboard commenting
  • Creating “no-code” data queries
  • Queries to visualization conversions
  • Import data of all sizes
  • Creating interactive dashboards
  • Creating guided stories
  • Metadata management
  • Automatic updates
  • Security permissions at any level
  • Tableau Public for data sharing
  • Server REST API
  • ETL refresh