Connection to Tableau Server

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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:
http://onlinehelp.tableau.com/current/api/sdk/en-us/help.htm#SDK/tableau_sdk_installing.htm%3FTocPath%3D_____3.
This includes the definition of the environment variables PATH, TAB_SDK_LOGDIR, and TAB_SDK_TMPDIR.

Main settings

Host

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

Port

The TCP/IP port number used by the database.

Username

User name for the connection to the database.

Password

Password for the connection to the database.

Database

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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