Connection to Tableau Server


This component defines a connection to the data visualization software Tableau Server. It is required to publish TDE files automatically during a load.

For this connection a “Tableau Connector License” is required.

Note: to use this component, Tableau SDK for C/C++/Java has to be installed on the system where Jedox is running as described in this article:
This includes the definition of the environment variables PATH, TAB_SDK_LOGDIR, and TAB_SDK_TMPDIR.

Main Settings


The host name (DNS name) or the IP address of the server on which the database is located.


The TCP/IP port number used by the database.

User Name:

User name for the connection to the database.


Password for the connection to the database.

Site ID:

Name, schema, or instance of the relational database.

Advanced Settings

SSL Mode:

Verify: the certificate is verified.
Trust: the certificate is imported to the keystore if not yet available.
Off: no SSL used.

Note: for the use of SSL, please see corresponding articles on Tableau.

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