Managing Tableau Bridge at Scale

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    Tableau Bridge is a necessary component to many successful organizations leveraging Tableau Online and looking to ensure connectivity for their “on-premises” data sources. Bridge can be effectively scaled to support both extracts and live connections in order to meet these needs, and there are multiple ways to manage a Bridge deployment, depending on the preferences of an organization. I often get customers looking for best practices for managing Tableau Bridge, as well as scaling out a Bridge deployment, so I've gone through the process of detailing the key concepts and frameworks to keep in mind while designing your Bridge workflows.


    Check out this whitepaper to learn the fundamental concepts for managing and scaling Tableau Bridge as of 2019.2.