Tableau Inc. declared 24 April as New day for Data, announcing three major updates in their product portfolio:
Tableau Prep is the next step in Tableau’s evolution as a tool, created to help people see and understand data. Tableau Prep is here to help data people with the most time-consuming of all processes – the data preparation, which consumes over 80% of all time spent on data. Tableau Prep empowers more people to get to analysis faster by helping them quickly and confidently combine, shape, and clean their data.
Visual, direct and easy to use, Tableau Prep:
The new Tableau version (the first to be named after the year of its release) comes packed full of new features that Tableau customers have been asking for, including:
In response to data’s growing ubiquity, companies are racing to broaden their data literacy. In order to remain competitive, business decisions must become more data-driven. Tableau’s new subscriptions address that challenge by packaging Tableau functionality into more cost-effective license offerings.
The different proposals are designed to address the needs of different types of data users to create, explore and view interactive visual analyses and get the most of their data.