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Advancing in Tableau

Optimizing for Performance

The last thing you want during a presentation, is for your data to stall on the dashboard. As Tableau can combine multiple large data sources, users must monitor performance and loading times carefully. In this course, you’ll see techniques for reducing loading times, from joining data sources to changing calculations.

Advanced        9 Lessons        90 Minutes        CPD Credits
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About This Course

If you’re working with extremely large datasets, particularly if they are live, presentation performance can become an issue if you don’t regularly check on it. In this course, you’ll discover how to maintain speed in your data retrieval.

Across 9 lessons, you’ll learn how to use Tableau’s performance recorder to flag any potential issues, along with the fixes for any troubleshooting that may arise.

By the end of the course, you’ll feel confident in knowing how to keep your Tableau workbooks and dashboards performing efficiently.

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Learning Outcomes

  • Optimize data extracts
  • Join and data
  • Blend data
  • Optimize the view
  • Optimize filters


1. Using the Performance Recorder
2. Optimizing Extracts
3. Creating Joins in Tableau
4. Understanding Joins in Tableau
5. Data Blending
6. Possible Issues with Data Blending

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7. Optimizing the View
8. Faster Filters
9. Faster Calculations
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