Time for some tools

TC24 really put me into the spirit of doing more coding.  It’s something that I’ve always enjoyed doing and it’s helped me get into the position that I am today. In true TC style, I’ll announce the name now so you can all applaud without actually really knowing what it is (but the name sorta […]

Why am I not a Tableau Ambassador in 2023? (the sequel)

I’ve been thinking about this blog post for a while, as a follow-up to my previous blog post: Why am I not a Tableau Ambassador in 2023?  To understand this blog post you probably want to read the previous one, and I’ll add the same warning here:   This is going to be difficult for […]

Remotely triggering a refresh in Tableau

A few years ago I wrote this code to trigger a refresh of a published data source (PDS) in Tableau.  I’ve adapted the code over that time and this is the latest version that I use in quite a few different places. This script works for Tableau Server and Tableau Cloud because you need a […]