SOURCE: Tableau Software

Tableau Software

March 14, 2013 14:48 ET

Tableau Software Previews Next Version of Its Business Analytics Software in Latin America

Tableau 8.0 Brings a New Age of Data With More Than 100 New Features to Be Unveiled in Brazil

SEATTLE, WA and SAO PAULO, BRAZIL--(Marketwire - Mar 14, 2013) - Tableau Software today announced it will be previewing the next version of its product Tableau 8.0 in Brazil. More than 100 new features enable people to do more with data than they ever could before. Tableau is showcasing a first glimpse of the advanced business analytics features at its roadshow in Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro. Packed with powerful features from a new JavaScript API to new mobile editing, Tableau 8.0 will be available for the general market in Q1 of 2013. 

Tableau 8.0 brings deep analytics to anyone with a browser or tablet with a new web editing capability. Among the latest updates to be unveiled at the roadshow:

  • Web & mobile authoring: You can now add data to views, change views and filters, and produce advanced analytics right in a browser or on a tablet, no download needed.
  • Advanced visual analytics: New mark types allow you to create treemaps. Overlapping dashboards make the best use of space on a dashboard. Users will also enjoy improved sets and groups and forecasting capabilities.
  • Speed of thought analytics: A new viz engine and performance enhancements product-wide mean analytics are faster than ever before.
  • Connect to any data: A number of new connectors, including Google Analytics, and Google BigQuery allow for direct, native access with just a few clicks.
  • Enterprise Integration: With a new Javascript API and a Data Extract API, you can integrate Tableau more deeply into your existing systems.

In a recent global survey conducted by The Economist Intelligence Unit, Fostering a data-driven culture, more than 85 percent of Latin American senior executives rated themselves as substantially ahead in financial performance when they rate themselves as substantially ahead of their peers in their use of data. In the same survey, more than 91 percent of Latin American senior executives believe employees across their organizations can and should be using data to do their jobs. Many companies use Tableau's business intelligence products to help their employees see, understand and share data across their organization.

Interactive graphics of key survey findings and a free copy of the report are available at

Tableau 8 Roadshow in Latin America
The Tableau 8.0 Roadshow will be making four stops in the region. From hands-on training to break out sessions, this all-day affair is a great introduction into modern day business intelligence. 

3:30-4:00 p.m. Registration
4:00-4:30 p.m. Presentation
4:30-6:00 p.m. Tableau 8.0 Demo
6:00-8:00 p.m. Happy Hour

Sao Paulo - Tableau 8.0 Roadshow
Wednesday, March 20 at the Renaissance Hotel

Rio de Janeiro - Tableau 8.0 Roadshow
Thursday, March 21 at the Windsor Atlantica

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