Tableau Software

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
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Tableau Software was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in Seattle, WA, US

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Key People/Management at Tableau Software

Adam Selipsky

Adam Selipsky

President and CEO
Mark Nelson

Mark Nelson

President and CEO
Francois Ajenstat

Francois Ajenstat

Chief Product Officer
Andrew Beers

Andrew Beers

Chief Technology Officer
Damon Fletcher

Damon Fletcher

Chief Financial Officer
Dan Miller

Dan Miller

Executive VP, Sales, Services & Support
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Tableau Software Office Locations

Tableau Software has offices in Seattle, Austin, Cambridge, Kirkland and in 19 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
400 Urban Plaza
Palo Alto, CA, US
260 California Ave #300
Washington, DC, US
1801 K St NW
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Tableau Software Financials and Metrics

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$20.2 m


In total, Tableau Software had raised $20.2 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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Active Customer Accounts

54 k57 k61 k65 k70 k74 k78 k82 k86 k86 k

Users (Academic Programs)

700 k1 m
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Tableau Software Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
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.
Tableau Germany GmbH
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Tableau Software Revenue Breakdown

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

Tableau Software Cybersecurity Score

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Tableau Software Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

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Tableau Software News and Updates

How Hong Kong’s Protests Turned Into a "Mad Max" Tableau

The demonstrations are fueled by technology high and low, from encrypted messaging apps and laser pointers to bows and arrows and molatov cocktails.

Andreessen Horowitz's new growth fund just invested $30 million into Imply, an open source data analytics startup taking on Microsoft and Salesforce's Tableau

Imply, an open source data analytics startup, announced $30 million in Series B funding led by Andreessen Horowitz's new growth fund. The funding values the 4-year-old startup at $350 million. Imply cofounder and CEO Fangjin Yang told Business Insider that its technology is based on Apache Druid, …

Salesforce touted its acquisition of Tableau in its latest earnings call, but integrating the data-analytics company might be more challenging than expected (CRM)

Salesforce's third quarter earnings were the company's first since acquiring Tableau earlier this year, but it's still unclear how exactly Tableau will be integrated and what impact it will have on the company's bottom line. Co-CEO Keith Block said on the earnings call with investors that Salesfor…

Tableau Software and AWS announce new cloud migration program

Tableau Software Inc. is cosying up to Amazon Web Services Inc. with the launch of a new initiative called Modern Cloud Analytics. MCA combines Tableau’s analytics, migration and integration tools with the scale and performance of AWS’s cloud infrastructure. The idea is to help enterprises adopt a …

ThoughtTrace and Tableau Software: Incorporating AI-Powered Contract Intelligence into Tableau Business Analytics Provides Transformational Insights into Unstructured Data

HOUSTON and LAS VEGAS, Nov. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- ThoughtTrace, the leader in AI-Powered, domain-specific Contract Intelligence is proud to partner with Tableau, the leading analytics and integration platform, to advance digital transformation initiatives through new data-driven...
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Tableau Software Blogs

How to deploy Tableau Server on Linux in a Docker container

Bernhard Damberger Product Management Senior Manager Spencer Czapiewski June 17, 2021 - 2:07am …

Bridging the data literacy gap between academia and the workforce

Sue Kraemer Curriculum Development Manager, Tableau Kristin Adderson June 16, 2021 - 11:07pm …

How CIOs can drive transformation with better data storytelling

Juha Teljo VP Solution Engineering, Tableau Kristin Adderson June 15, 2021 - 1:22pm …

How data enabled Senegal to respond to COVID-19 while continuing to fight malaria

Neal Myrick Global Head of the Tableau Foundation Kristin Adderson June 13, 2021 - 5:55pm …

How can we do no harm with data? A conversation with the authors of the Do No Harm Guide

Renee MacLeod Senior Manager Inclusive Marketing, Tableau Kristin Adderson June 8, 2021 - 11:20pm …
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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 Adam Selipsky, Mark Nelson and Francois Ajenstat.

  • How many employees does Tableau Software have?

    Tableau Software has 5,307 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 $217.7 k.

  • Who are Tableau Software competitors?

    Competitors of Tableau Software include Fractal, Domo and Alteryx.

  • 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 19 other locations.

  • How many offices does Tableau Software have?

    Tableau Software has 23 offices.