I'm a newbie in Tableau server community. I have downloded and installed the server version 8.0 for trial. I logged in as and Admin in Tableau server. On 'Data Connections' tab i don't see the option to create a connection with mysql database.. The drop down on Connection type has one option called 'Unspecified' but it'sdidn't work for connecting to mysql database. Please help..
You'll need to connect to the mysql database through Tableau Desktop. Then, you can publish it up as a data source to Tableau Server.