Lessons from the Server Admin Showcase at TC16 | Tableau Software

Lessons from the Server Admin Showcase at TC16

By Piper Stull-Lane November 21, 2016


For Mike Roberts’s full presentation deck, visit his blog, Camsoe.

At TC16, a group of IT-loving, Tableau Server-using enthusiasts gathered for the inaugural Server Admin Showcase & Customer Panel.

“We want to empower the business to be successful, and we don’t want IT to be a roadblock. As server admins, we can help end users be more successful and make that a seamless process,” said Michael Perillo of Charles Schwab.

Regardless of experience, every admin—accidental or not—seeks out and learns new technical skills all the time.

Mike Roberts, Director of Analytics at Pluralsight, kicked off the self-proclaimed “server party” by thanking guests from Netflix, Apple, Intuit, Feeding America, National Grid, and more.

Before breaking into group discussion, his presentation focused on implementing techniques to automate and integrate tasks in Tableau Server. In other words, how can you do more things faster as an admin?

As Mike summed up: “You want things to load quickly and perform.” To that end, he offered the group a simple set of best practices.

Read more…

Lessons from the Server Admin Showcase at TC16

At TC16, a group of IT-loving, Tableau Server-using enthusiasts gathered for the inaugural Server Admin Showcase & Customer Panel. “We want to empower the business to be successful, and we don’t want IT to be a roadblock. As server admins, we can help end users be more successful and make that a seamless process,” said Michael Perillo of Charles Schwab.

 

The following two tabs change content below.

Eric Axelrod

President & Chief Architect at DIGR
I have helped companies bring new data driven products to market, drive efficiency out of their supply chain, execute strategic plans, and drive top line and bottom line growth by enabling every business function with actionable analytics. I can transform a business which is lacking critical insight into an agile, strategic, data driven organization.

Leave a Reply