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Performance Insight 2018-07-30T14:02:02+00:00

Performance Insight

Free
  • No usage restrictions
  • Get your A to G performance label
  • Free advice on performance gains
  • Expert help just one click away
  • Future updates
  • Share your score

Performance Insight is a free Tableau extension

We believe every Tableau Dashboard creator, beginner or expert, must be able to deliver good performing dashboards to his/her customers. With our passion for Tableau we love to share our knowledge in order to help as much enthousiasts as possible. We are proud to serve this extension for free!

So grab your copy of this neat extension rightaway and start building your high performing dashboards.

Need any help, feel free to contact one of our experts. Just click one of the options available in the extension to get in touch.

Performance Insight – create better performing dashboards

Performance insight - A free Tableau extension to gain insights in your dashboard performance. Receive tips and tricks to optimize performance of your Tableau dashboards
The free Performance Insight extension for Tableau helps all Tableau Dashboard creators and developers to gain insight and feedback on performance optimizations of their dashboards. The best part: it’s a free extension!
The best customer satisfaction is obtained when serving snappy high performing sexy dashboards to your customers/users. The flexibility and ease of use Tableau offers, sometimes makes you forget what happens under the hood. This neat extension helps dashboard creators and Tableau developers to gain insight in dashboard performance by taking an expert look into the engine.
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Ever wondered why your dashboard seems to lack performance?


Tableau Dashboard performance issues can be caused by a number of reasons. Using the Tableau Native performance recorder might give you some details on query performance but leaves you empty handed when it comes to tips on how to improve your performance. The Performance Insight extension guides you towards improving your performance instead of only measuring (bad) query performance.

Performance Insight - A Free Tableau Extension to measure and improve dashboard performance

Why Performance Insight matters

  • Gain instant insight in dashboard performance (level A-G)

  • Receive clear advice for performance optimization

  • Check over 10 subjects of performance categories

  • Expert help just one click away

  • For beginner and expert dashboard creators / developers

  • Free extension – no cost at all

  • No programming skills – drag and drop

  • Reliable support – Tableau Gold Partner

  • Crafted with love
Download the Performance Insight extension
Performance insight - A free Tableau extension to gain insights in your dashboard performance. Receive tips and tricks to optimize performance of your Tableau dashboards

Performance Insight free extension in action

Frequently Asked Questions

Are there any usage restrictions to this extension? 2018-05-31T10:57:09+00:00

No! The Performance Insight extension is served as-is, there’s no subsriber version available. We believe everybody benefits from delivering high performing dashboards and we’re glad we can help. The extension analyses your dashboard on several performance related items and reports its findings only to you. Start optimizing your dashbaord performance rightaway, for free.

What is measured by the Performance Insight extension? 2018-05-31T10:56:57+00:00

The Performance Insight extension analyses the sheets used in your dashboard. The extension analyses a lot of different aspects that influence your dashboard’s performance. Main ingredients are Query performance, complexity of the dashboard structure, Usage of datatypes, optimization of datasources and data structure.

Relevant optimization options will be presented in the findings of the extension presented to you in seconds after running the extension in your Tableau Desktop/Creator.

Why not use Tableau Performance Recording? 2018-05-31T10:56:48+00:00

Allways use Tableau Performance recording! This basic functionality tells a lot on query performance in your dashboard. Lack of performance can have several logical explanations, which are analysed in our Performance Insight extension. You will not only get the numbers on your performance but also the insights in opportunities to make your dashboard perform (even) better!

What scores can be obtained by the Performance Insight extension? 2018-05-31T10:56:38+00:00

The Performance Insight extension categorizes your dashbaords in categories from A (high performing) to G (room for improvement)

Does appsfortableau use my data? 2018-11-13T09:39:02+00:00

No! We do not send data back to the AppsForTableau machine! You download our extensions to your machine and all the rendering resides on your PC only.

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Why do I have to select the number of Tableau users? 2018-10-11T13:23:14+00:00

We calculate the average amount of concurrent connections based on the amount of Tableau users you select.

We count the number of active connections per extension to our extensions server. We call this concurrent connections. Do you use the same extension twice on a dashboard? This will count for 2 concurrent connections. Do you open this dashboard in 2 tabs? This will count for 4 concurrent connections.