R you ready to go above and beyond with Tableau External Services?

Join Biztory in our half-day Tableau & R workshop on the 21st of June 2019.
We’ll take you on a trip into the wonderful world of statistical computing & Tableau.

As this is an interactive workshop, all attendees will be actively joining the training on their own laptop/Mac with a free Tableau Desktop Trial license (or with their own Tableau Desktop license if already present). A pre-installed or trial version of R is not required, the install, configuration, and correct setup is part of this workshop.

Biztory will teach you how to get the best out of Tableau & R!


For who?

  • Tableau beginner and intermediate users
  • People with beginner or intermediate knowledge of R or Python
  • For everybody who wants to extend their analytical toolset in Tableau

Preferred prerequisite knowledge?

  • Knowledge on table calculations in Tableau
  • Some affinity with code for data analysis


What & why

  • Why are you here? You strive for optimal usage of Tableau for Analytical purpose.
  • Data Science with Tableau: facts and fiction/managing expectations
  • Out of the box: Regression, Forecasting, Clustering, what’s next?
  • Going beyond: What exactly are these external services (R/Python/Matlab)?


  • Setting up the external service: R, Rserve() and R Studio
  • How Does Tableau deal with R and Python code? SCRIPT_*
  • Before we dive in, meet your new best friend: Table calculations.
  • Sending and receiving data with the external services:
    Script_bool, Script_int, Script_real, Script_str
    Monitoring the behind the scenes (strings & vectors)
    Densification, aggregation, and order of operations
  • Using external libraries, packages, and models with Tableau

About Biztory

We help you get answers from data. Easier. Faster.

Move from data to insight to action with Europe’s leading analytics team. We are deeply passionate about helping you find answers in data easier and faster. Using industry-leading tools like Tableau, we help you unleash the power of your most valuable assets: your data and your people.

If you are looking for inspiration and collaboration on any kind of analytics — from self-service to externally-facing — then look no further! As Tableau’s EMEA Partner of the Year with offices across the European region, our experienced team is ready to help you.

More info: https://biztory.com/services/


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Not convinced yet? Contact us! We’re happy to extend more information about this training!



Tim Dries
Analytics Consultant