insideBIGDATA: Latest News – 7/6/2021
New Native Dremio Connector in Tableau Streamlines BI on Lakehouses
Dremio, the SQL Lakehouse company, announced the debut of a native Dremio connector in Tableau, available today with the release of Tableau 2021.2. The native connector extends Tableau’s support of Dremio and enhances ease of use and accelerated time-to-insight by allowing customers to perform BI workloads directly on the data lake.
As companies race to become data-driven, democratized access to data across an organization is essential. A fast, streamlined data analytics experience is critical for companies to quickly make impactful data-driven decisions and drive overall business growth. With the new native Dremio connector in Tableau Online, Tableau Server and Tableau Desktop, Dremio and Tableau enable users to create powerful, interactive dashboards that run directly on their data lakes and lakehouses to drive faster time-to-insight.
“The world’s largest companies use Tableau and Dremio to run mission-critical BI workloads directly on their data lakes and lakehouses,” said Roger Frey, vice president of business development at Dremio. “With the native Dremio connector in Tableau, we’re amplifying the combined power of Tableau and Dremio with a best-in-class experience, enabling customers to perform BI workloads on large datasets without having to copy data into proprietary data warehouses.”
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