Tableau Software is a company developing business intelligence and analytics software. It offers a platform that provides Tableau Desktop, a self-service product for anyone with data; Tableau Server, a business intelligence platform for organizations; Tableau Online, a hosted software-as-a-service version of Tableau Server; Tableau Public, a cloud-based platform for analyzing and sharing public data; Vizable, an application used to analyze data on a tablet; and other products. The company serves a range of industries, including communication, media, technology, energy, healthcare, travel, transportation, retail, etc.

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Parent CompanySalesforce
HQSeattle, WA, US
Cybersecurity ratingAMore
Tableau Software was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in Seattle, WA, US
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Key People/Management at Tableau Software

Mark Nelson

Mark Nelson

President, CEO
Francois Ajenstat

Francois Ajenstat

Chief Product Officer
Andrew Beers

Andrew Beers

Chief Technology Officer
Dan Miller

Dan Miller

Executive VP, Services & Support
Jackie Yeaney

Jackie Yeaney

Executive Vice President, Marketing
Michele Yetman

Michele Yetman

Executive Vice President, Human Resources
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Tableau Software Office Locations

Tableau Software has offices in Seattle, Austin, Cambridge, Kirkland and in 18 other locations
Seattle, WA, US (HQ)
1621 N 34th St
Austin, TX, US
600 Congress Ave #2500
Cambridge, MA, US
210 Broadway #201
Kirkland, WA, US
Parking lot, 400 Urban Plz #700
Palo Alto, CA, US
260 California Ave #300
Seattle, WA, US
744 N 34th St
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Tableau Software Financials and Metrics

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$20.3 m


In total, Tableau Software had raised $20.3 m. Tableau Software is a subsidiary of Salesforce

Tableau Software Revenue

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Tableau Software's revenue was reported to be $1.16 b in FY, 2018 which is a 31.7% increase from the previous period.
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Tableau Software Operating Metrics

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54 k57 k61 k65 k70 k74 k78 k82 k86 k86 k

Users (Academic Programs)

700 k1 m

Tableau Software Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Narrative ScienceNovember 15, 2021
Empirical SystemsJune 15, 2018
ClearGraphAugust 09, 2017
HyPerMarch 10, 2016
InfoActiveAugust 04, 2015
Tableau Asia Pacific Pte. Ltd.
Tableau Australia Pty. Ltd.
Tableau Canada Co.
Tableau (China) Co., Ltd.
Tableau France S.A.S.
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Tableau Software Revenue Breakdown

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Tableau Software revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 69.1% from United States and Canada and 30.9% from International

Tableau Software Cybersecurity Score

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Tableau Software Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

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Tableau Software News and Updates

dotData And Tableau Partner To Accelerate Augmented And Predictive Analytics For The Business Intelligence Community

dotData announced a partnership with Tableau, the world’s leading analytics platform, to enable Tableau users to leverage the power of dotData’s AI Automation Capabilities.

Tableau gains new big data analytics features

Salesforce today debuted new features in Tableau, including data and analytics platform capabilities available with new enterprise subscription plans.

Tableau, AICTE partner to train 500,000 students in analytics in two years

Analytics firm Tableau has partnered with the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), Ministry of Education, Government of India to equip students and educators from AICTE’s over 10,500 higher learning institutes with modern data analytics skills.

An Industry-Leading Partnership - IDBS Expands its Analytics Capabilities with Tableau

IDBS, a leading R&D technology and solutions provider and Tableau, the world's leading analytics platform, announced a strategic partnership to integrate Tableau into the IDBS suite of products.

Tableau partners with All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) to empower educators and students in over 10,500 higher education institutions across India with data skills

Tableau, the world's leading analytics platform (NYSE: CRM), today announced its partnership with the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), Ministry of Education, Government of India to equip students and educators from AICTE's over 10,500 higher learning institutes with modern data ana…

Tableau partners with the government of India to build students’ data skills

Data skills are important for all. It’s one of our guiding principles at Tableau and why we support students and instructors around the globe through Tableau Academic Programs. Our mission is to lower the barrier of entry to learning analytics and build data literacy skills in future generations.
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Tableau Software Blogs

Data fabrics bring the power of data to the people

Wendy Turner-Williams VP, Chief Data Officer, Tableau Kristin Adderson June 13, 2022 - 7:04pm …

How data communities help solve the data literacy gap

Ashley Howard Neville Senior Evangelist, Tableau Kristin Adderson June 11, 2022 - 7:40pm …

2022 Tableau Ambassador nominations and applications now open

Britt Staniar Senior Community Program Manager, Recognition Programs   Bronwen Boyd June 8, 2022 - 9:06…

Now available in Tableau 2022.2—Data Stories, autosave, in-product Exchange, Metrics and Prep enhancements, and more

Michael Hetrick Senior Manager, Product Marketing, Tableau Spencer Czapiewski June 8, 2022 - 4:44pm …

Embedded Analytics: Should you build or buy?

Clayron “Cj” Pace Product Marketing Manager, Embedded Analytics, Tableau Bronwen Boyd June 6, 2022 - 11:3…

Best of Tableau Web: May 2022

Christian Felix Lead Solutions Engineer, Tableau Bronwen Boyd June 2, 2022 - 7:53pm …
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Tableau Software Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Tableau Software founded?

    Tableau Software was founded in 2003.

  • Who are Tableau Software key executives?

    Tableau Software's key executives are Mark Nelson, Francois Ajenstat and Andrew Beers.

  • How many employees does Tableau Software have?

    Tableau Software has 5,274 employees.

  • What is Tableau Software revenue?

    Latest Tableau Software annual revenue is $1.2 b.

  • What is Tableau Software revenue per employee?

    Latest Tableau Software revenue per employee is $219.1 k.

  • Who are Tableau Software competitors?

    Competitors of Tableau Software include Fractal, Domo and Sisense.

  • Where is Tableau Software headquarters?

    Tableau Software headquarters is located at 1621 N 34th St, Seattle.

  • Where are Tableau Software offices?

    Tableau Software has offices in Seattle, Austin, Cambridge, Kirkland and in 18 other locations.

  • How many offices does Tableau Software have?

    Tableau Software has 24 offices.