I'm confused as to where to begin integrating tableau with salesforce via the canvas. I've got a desktop licence but the official documentation's first step mentions setting up SSL with tableau server.
Can someone explain to me what is actually needed to make this work? Below is what I got:
You'll need Tableau Server. Your SFDC application will embed a web page (which is the link to your Tableau Server) for the visualization. You won't be able to implement this solution with only Tableau Desktop.