Tableau Embedded Analytics Showcase
External Service Connection
Connect to two of Tableau's external service connections (Tabpy and RServe) right from your Tableau Desktop, to understand how Tableau visualizes complex advanced analytical models based on these languages!
In the viz below, leverage our Python integration to get the best route home, courtesy of the Google Maps API
To configure the external service connection:
In Tableau Desktop, click the Help menu, and then select Settings and Performance > Manage External Service connection to open the External Service Connection dialog box.
Enter the server name: tabapacshowcase.com
Specify a port: RServe (6311), Tabpy (9004)
Click Test connection ensure everything is working fine
To utilize the external service connection, download the respective workbooks from below:
Python (Note - you can also publish a function to Tabpy Server and call it directly, instead of writing each line in the Tableau calculation)