Single Sign-On in Tableau using Joomla IdP. Login to Tableau using Joomla, by configuring Tableau as SP and Joomla as SAML IDP. Here we will go through a step-by-step guide to configure SSO between Tableau as Service Provider (SP) and Joomla as an Identity Provider (IDP).
What is Tableau?
Tableau is a powerful business intelligence tool used for data visualizations in the form of charts, graphs, and so on to gain business insights for the better development of a company. It is a much interactive tool that can help business managers, team leaders to make more appropriate decisions speedily. It can help non-technical staff also to create customized dashboards for their work. The drag and drop interface of Tableau makes it really fast.
Logging in to Tableau using a Single sign-on (SSO) is needed to use this application effectively. If the user is already logged in to his website user should get auto-logged in into Tableau using the credentials of the Identity Provider (IDP).