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Tableau 2019.3 - Mapping

Tableau Advanced Mapping

COURSE DESCRIPTION

In Tableau Advanced Mapping, students learn to work with density maps, path maps, hexbin and use lat/long for maps. In addition, we work with irregular polygons, use external WMS servers and connect to Mapbox based maps. Students will see how to use custom background images for dynamic parameter driven mapping.

A fully interactive experience, our online classroom offers a unique opportunity to learn from and work with a subject matter expert. Students get practice performing the skills and can ask questions of the instructor in real time.

APPLICABLE TABLEAU VERSIONS

2019.3 or higher

COURSE LENGTH

Half day

COURSE MATERIALS

Students receive a comprehensive set of learning materials, including all course notes and class examples.

COST

$349

SUGGESTED ATTENDEES

Experienced Tableau users who are looking to improve their knowledge of using maps.

COURSE OUTLINE
  • Create new map types
    • Path flow maps
    • Density maps
    • Using Lat/Long
    • Understanding Hexbin
  • Review mapping with polygon maps
    • Learn how to map non-standard data
  • Discuss WMS Servers and Mapbox integration
    • Review WMS servers
    • Connect to a WMS server
    • Examine Mapbox website and offerings
    • Create a Mapbox map
  • Use custom background images
    • Using and mapping to a custom background image