Tableau

tap-tableau from gthesheep

Business Intelligence Platform

The tap-tableau extractor pulls data from Tableau that can then be sent to a destination using a loader.

Available Variants

Getting Started

Prerequisites

If you haven't already, follow the initial steps of the Getting Started guide:

  1. Install Meltano
  2. Create your Meltano project

Installation and configuration

  1. Add the tap-tableau extractor to your project using
    meltano add
    :
  2. meltano add extractor tap-tableau
  3. Configure the tap-tableau settings using
    meltano config
    :
  4. meltano config tap-tableau set --interactive
  5. Test that extractor settings are valid using
    meltano config
    :
  6. meltano config tap-tableau test

Next steps

If you run into any issues, learn how to get help.

Capabilities

The current capabilities for tap-tableau may have been automatically set when originally added to the Hub. Please review the capabilities when using this extractor. If you find they are out of date, please consider updating them by making a pull request to the YAML file that defines the capabilities for this extractor.

This plugin has the following capabilities:

  • catalog
  • discover
  • state
  • about
  • stream-maps

You can override these capabilities or specify additional ones in your meltano.yml by adding the capabilities key.

Settings

The tap-tableau settings that are known to Meltano are documented below. To quickly find the setting you're looking for, click on any setting name from the list:

You can override these settings or specify additional ones in your meltano.yml by adding the settings key.

Please consider adding any settings you have defined locally to this definition on MeltanoHub by making a pull request to the YAML file that defines the settings for this plugin.

Server URL (server_url)

  • Environment variable: TAP_TABLEAU_SERVER_URL

URL for your Tableau server

API Version (api_version)

  • Environment variable: TAP_TABLEAU_API_VERSION

Version of the REST API to use

Site URL ID (site_url_id)

  • Environment variable: TAP_TABLEAU_SITE_URL_ID

Site ID if not main or using Tableau Online

Personal access token name (personal_access_token_name)

  • Environment variable: TAP_TABLEAU_PERSONAL_ACCESS_TOKEN_NAME

API access token name

Personal access token secret (personal_access_token_secret)

  • Environment variable: TAP_TABLEAU_PERSONAL_ACCESS_TOKEN_SECRET

API access token secret value

Commands

The tap-tableau extractor supports the following commands that can be used with
meltano invoke
:

Something missing?

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Looking for help?

If you're having trouble getting the tap-tableau extractor to work, look for an existing issue in its repository, file a new issue, or join the Meltano Slack community and ask for help in the
#plugins-general
channel.

Install

meltano add extractor tap-tableau

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Maintainer

  • Gary James

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Keywords

  • apimeltano_sdk