Good morning and happy Monday from (sunny for now) Seattle! Hopefully, everyone had a relaxing weekend - I certainly did - 9.5 hours of sleep on Saturday night (amazing!). Here's a look into what's going on around the community:
In case you missed it, last week, we (Tableau) announced a new subscription pricing model. For more information, check out the blog post found here: Tableau’s new subscription pricing | Tableau Software
Last week, Tableau's Ted Wasserman hosted another edition of Developer Office Hours with a theme of Tableau Mobile. Check out his thread if you have any additional questions (you can also find the recording of the event here too): Are you mobilizing? We'd love to hear from you! Stay tuned for an announcement later this week about the next Developer Office Hours - hint, it'll be about behind the scenes with Tableau Server.
Are you part of the 10.3 Beta? If yes, be sure to try out Save time with data-driven alerts in Tableau 10.3 | Tableau Software and if not, sign up for it here: Tableau 10.3 Beta Program | Tableau Software
Did you see the winners of the Iron Viz contest? Congratulations to Joshua Milligan and Timothy Vermeiren! Check out their vizzes here: Iron Viz Geospatial: We Have Our Winners! | Tableau Public And want to see them compete live? Join us in Vegas, October 9-13th. Save $200 with the early bird discount until April 21st.
Michael Someck has already achieved the "I Know Stuff!!" badge - meaning that at least 10 of his responses have been marked as correct by someone else. Michael only joined the Tableau Community on March 16th, and already he's proving lots of value and helping lots of people. Thank you for everything you've done, Michael! And hopefully, we'll continue to see you around here participating
Most Talked about Thread
**This is determined by the number of responses to a thread
William Wang, a new member to the community, asked a question about How to create pie chart on map that's broken up into different measures? With the help of Michael Hesser, the two of them worked closely to get the answer that William needed through the use of writing calculations and creating table calculations. Glad you got your question answered!
Top Voted Idea
Automate subscription based on extract refresh. created by S.R T in January of this year received 13 up votes this past week, giving it a grand total of 18 votes. This idea more than doubled it's score this week!
In Other News
- Jacob Domnic got some great advice from community members in hello all,a newbie here,i am a beginner in every sense of the word.i was hoping to get guidance as to how to learn tableau so as to start a career in analytics.I am fresh out of college.please advice
- AnhVi Hoang asked a question about a Running Ratio and seems like ran into a table calculation issue that Jim Dehner helped with. The two of them worked together back and forth. Eventually, it looks like it was a LOD expression that Jim came up with that solved the problem.
- Henry Neira was having an issue with PDF extraction through tabcmd stopped working. All hands were on deck getting him a solution - from Jeff Strauss to Vishal Jethwa to Diego medrano. Brandon Babbitt from Tableau's support team helped find a solution and created a Knowledge Base article out of it to help others who run into it. Nice work community!
That's all for this week - until next time - happy analyzing!
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