Tableau Desktop

This knowledgebase article outlines what Tableau is, who it is available to and where it can be accessed from.

What is Tableau Desktop?

Tableau is a visual analytics platform transforming the way we use data to solve problems – empowering people and organisations to make the most of their data.

Tableau Desktop delivers everything you need to access, visualise and analyse your data. With an intuitive drag-and-drop interface, you can uncover the hidden insights you need to make impactful business decisions faster, even when you are offline. All while leveraging trusted and governed data in a secure self-service environment.


Who can use Tableau Desktop?

Tableau Desktop is available to staff and students.


Where can I  access Tableau Desktop?

You can access Tableau Desktop via AppsAnywhere on University-owned Windows devices, Cluster machines, Remote access Clusters and via Personal Windows devices.

Please see related articles to find out more information regarding software on AppsAnywhere and how you can get started using it.