⚠️ To proceed further with the following exercise, a provisioned Tableau account is required. Be sure to have a:
It is time to create a Connection to interface with Tableau. For this tutorial, you only need a live Tableau server if the plan is to publish the data. Otherwise, this will serve as a simulation for the creation of the raw Tableau object known as a "Hyper File".
Step 1: Add an HTTP Connection
To add a new Connection or view an existing one, click the Connections tab on the navigation pane on the left side of the page.
Click on the (+) button in the lower, right-hand corner.
Under BizApp, select Tableau for this demonstration.
Enter the account information.
📓 The Tableau URL & Version fields auto-populate.
Scroll down to confirm the Environments for "DEV" and "PROD" are enabled.
Click the corresponding boxes, as necessary.
Save the Connection.
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