"Tableau helps people see and understand data," says Michael Hoff, vice president of Channel at Tableau. "Customers who have deployed AtScale have experienced tremendous performance improvements and like the solution's simplicity and tight integration with Tableau. We look forward to working with AtScale to bring this solution to market with a special program for our customers. Tableau customers and partners should look at this new offer as an "all-in-one" solution which will help meet their BI on Hadoop needs."
The AtScale Tableau "BI on Hadoop" offer includes the following:
- Seamless integration with Tableau Server, providing security and speed to organizations that want to provide broad access to Hadoop in a governed manner. The solution requires no data movement.
- Native support for Tableau Desktop. AtScale integrates directly with Tableau Desktop and requires no client or agent download. Customers can query Hadoop in minutes without having to go through local setup and installation.
- Rapid prototype environment. AtScale partners will be able to deploy the BI on Hadoop offer in a contained environment supporting all Hadoop distributions.
- Discount access through available partners. For a limited time, customers can access the BI on Hadoop solution at a discount.
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