If you’re on an early-stage analytics team, you‘re probably extremely busy — there is tons of analysis to be done, pipelines to be created, and dev teams don’t always have the bandwidth for extra projects. At this high-velocity stage, it’s typically hard to find the time to create an analytics data warehouse, because the data itself is still changing very fast.

When you’re at a stage like this, data ends up getting stored in a blob somewhere and pulled as extracts into Tableau.

I suggest moving to Tableau Server’s live connections at this stage for 2 reasons:

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