OneCloud

The OneCloud Tableau BizApp provides Tableau administrators and users the ability to automate and connect Tableau with a range of applications including Anaplan, Hyperion Financial Management and IBM Cognos Planning Analytics Cloud (TM1). Dynamically refresh Tableau reports (legacy or new formats), with integrated end-user access management and support for Tableau cloud and on-premise editions.

For documentation on all available commands, see the Tableau Command Reference.

Need a specialized command for Tableau?

OneCloud supports 50+ Tableau administrative tasks to exchange data and administer your Tableau environment. If there are specific operations that your company is looking to perform with Tableau, please contact support@onecloud.io to discuss the requirements and we would be happy to consider incorporating the capability into OneCloud.

Connection Setup

OneCloud connects to both on-premise and cloud deployments of Tableau via the REST API. The OneCloud BizApp for Tableau is compatible with the following versions of Tableau:

  • 8.3
  • 9.1, 9.1, 9.2, 9.3
  • 10.0, 10.1, 10.2, 10.3, 10.4, 10.5
  • 2018.1
  • Tableau Online

If you require support for other versions of Tableau, please contact support@onecloud.io.

To automate functionality within your Tableau environment from OneCloud, you'll need to navigate to the connection manager to create a connection.

From here, choose Tableau from the service drop-down and select the appropriate Runner. Now, enter values for the following fields:

Input
Type
Detail

Username

TextField

The Username of the user.

Password

TextField

The password for the user.

Tableau URL

TextField

The URL of the Tableau instance to connect with.

Site

TextField

The Site within your instance to connect to.

Version

DropdownField

The API version that your instance uses. Tableau version(s) associated is in ()

Connection Example