Tableau Desktop delivers everything you need to access, visualize, and analyze your data. With an intuitive drag and drop interface, you can uncover the hidden insights you need to make impactful business decisions faster, even when you are offline. All while leveraging trusted and governed data in a secure self-service environment.

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Power real-time data exploration

Fuel unlimited data exploration with live visual analytics. From data prep to consumption, Tableau gives you the tools you need for real-time insights. Connect to data on-prem or in the cloud — then combine and clean your data with clicks, not code. With Tableau Desktop, you can easily build and iterate on visualizations with a drag-and-drop experience and dynamic previews. Ask new questions, spot trends, identify opportunities, and make data-driven decisions with confidence.

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Automate augmented insights

Help people across all skill levels make better decisions with data. Get started instantly with industry- and department-specific Tableau Accelerators, the Show Me pane, and prebuilt functions, or create bespoke visualizations and calculations for comprehensive analyses. Automate analysis and improve productivity with augmented experiences, powered by AI and ML that guide business users to the answers they need, communicated in ways they understand.

Drive smarter decisions with AI

Improve business results with intelligent insights you can trust. Transparent AI is built into the platform to democratize what-if scenario planning, guided model building, AI-powered predictions, and other data science techniques. Integrate and visualize live results from R, Python, Einstein Discovery, MATLAB, and other extensions to scale advanced analytics that transform your organization.

Share and collaborate, securely

Connect to Tableau Server or Tableau Cloud to securely share analyses and insights. Tableau provides a governed and flexible environment where teams can share their work and collaborate on trusted data. With email and Slack integrations, get notifications for data-driven alerts, access AI predictions, and collaborate on analytics with the entire team, across departments, or the whole organization to drive your business forward.

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Build dashboards tailored to industry or enterprise, all using your data.

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Dashboard Extensions

Add functionality to your dashboards using web applications.

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Enable Tableau to access additional databases and applications.

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Augmented Analytics

We’re investing in analytical capabilities that help anyone—even those new to data analytics —get answers and uncover unanticipated insights faster through machine learning, statistics, natural language, and smart data prep.

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Plans and pricing

Tableau Creator

Connect your data, build vizzes, and publish dashboards in Tableau Desktop.

$75 €75 £60 ¥9,000 kr750 $105 User/month
Billed annually

Includes: Tableau Desktop, Tableau Prep Builder, Tableau Pulse, and one Creator license of Tableau Cloud.

Tableau Explorer

Edit existing dashboards. Available for teams and organizations.

$42 €42 £34 ¥5,040 kr420 $59 User/month
Billed annually

Includes: Tableau Pulse and one Explorer license of Tableau Cloud.

Tableau Viewer

Access existing dashboards. Available for teams and organizations.

$15 €15 £12 ¥1,800 kr150 $21 User/month
Billed annually

Includes: Tableau Pulse and one Viewer license of Tableau Cloud.