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GitLab + Tableau Integrations

Appy Pie Connect allows you to automate multiple workflows between GitLab and Tableau

About GitLab

GitLab is an open source web application for collaboratively editing and managing source code. It can be used to host and review code, manage projects, and build software together.

About Tableau

Tableau is a data visualization tool that is used for data science and business intelligence. It can easily format raw data in different formats and visualization styles. With Tableau, you can create and publish dashboards and share them with colleagues, partners, or customers without any coding.

Tableau Integrations

Best GitLab and Tableau Integrations

  • GitLab Google Sheets

    GitLab + Google Sheets

    Create rows on Google Sheets for new GitLab commits Read More...
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    GitLab New Commit
     
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    Google Sheets Create Spreadsheet Row
    Organizing GitLab commits in a shared spreadsheet is one of the best ways to update other teams about your development team’s work progress. After setting this integration up, Appy Pie Connect will automatically add a new row to a Google Sheets spreadsheet whenever a new commit is created in GitLab. This integration makes it easier for everyone to catch up on the progress of your team’s work without having to approach them individually.
    How this GitLab - Google Sheets integration works
    • Someone creates a new commit on GitLab
    • Appy Pie Connect automatically adds a new row to a Google Sheets spreadsheet
    What You Need
    • A GitLab account
    • A Google Sheets spreadsheet
  • GitLab Twitter

    GitLab + Twitter

    Post your new GitLab commits on Twitter Read More...
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    GitLab New Commit
     
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    Twitter Create Tweet
    Let the world know what your development team has committed to deliver. After setting this integration up, whenever your development team commits to new features or improvements, Appy Pie Connect will automatically post those commits to Twitter. In this way, your followers can keep a tab on your latest developments and future launches.
    How this GitLab - Twitter integration works
    • A new commit is made on GitLab
    • Appy Pie Connect automatically posts a tweet on Twitter
    What You Need
    • A GitLab account
    • A Twitter spreadsheet
  • GitLab Microsoft Teams

    GitLab + Microsoft Teams

    Post every GitLab commit that your team makes to a Microsoft Teams channel Read More...
    When this happens...
    GitLab New Commit
     
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    Microsoft Teams Send Channel Messages
    GitLab and Microsoft Teams are changing the way we program and communicate online. Both offer fast, simple collaboration platforms for diversely located teams. When you connect GitLab and Microsoft Teams together, you add an additional level of efficiency in your collaboration. After setting this integration up, whenever someone makes a new commit on your GitLab, Appy Pie Connect will automatically post that commit to Microsoft Teams, helping you keep your entire team aware of what’s going on in the project.
    How this GitLab – Microsoft Teams integration works
    • Someone makes a new commit on GitLab
    • Appy Pie Connect will automatically post that commit to Microsoft Teams
    What You Need
    • A GitLab account
    • A Microsoft Teams account
  • GitLab Slack

    GitLab + Slack

    Post every GitLab commit that your team makes to a Slack channel Read More...
    When this happens...
    GitLab New Commit
     
    Then do this...
    Slack Send Channel Message
    GitLab and Slack are changing the way we program and communicate online. Both offer fast, simple collaboration platforms for diversely located teams. When you connect GitLab and Slack together, you add an additional level of efficiency in your collaboration. After setting this integration up, whenever someone makes a new commit on your GitLab, Appy Pie Connect will automatically post that commit to Slack, helping you keep your entire team aware of what’s going on in the project.
    How this GitLab – Slack integration works
    • Someone makes a new commit on GitLab
    • Appy Pie Connect will automatically post that commit to Slack
    What You Need
    • A GitLab account
    • A Slack account
  • GitLab GitLab

    Gmail + GitLab

    Create issues in GitLab on new emails in Gmail [REQUIRED : Business Gmail Account] Read More...
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    GitLab New Email
     
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    GitLab Create Issue

    Gmail is one of the most popular email services today. It is used extensively in many corporate offices across the globe. If you’re using your Gmail account as a point of communication for receiving customer feedback or any technical issues from team members, then this integration is great for you. After you set it up, whenever a new email is received on Gmail, Appy Pie Connect will automatically create a new issue on GitLab from the details so that your team can take it up right away.

    Note: To use this integration you must have a Business Gmail account.

    How this Gmail - GitLab integration work
    • Triggers whenever a new email is received on Gmail.
    • Appy Pie Connect automatically creates an issue in GitLab.
    What You Need
    • A Gmail account
    • A GitLab account
  • GitLab GitLab

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Connect GitLab + Tableau in easier way

It's easy to connect GitLab + Tableau without coding knowledge. Start creating your own business flow.

    Triggers
  • New Commit

    Trigger when a commit is made on the specified project.

  • New Issue Event

    Triggers on issue events, e.g. when an issue is opened, updated, or closed.

  • New Job

    Triggers when a new job occurred.

  • New Merge Request Event

    Triggers on an open, merge, or close merge request event.

  • New Data Source

    Triggers when a new data source occurred.

  • New Project

    Triggers when a new project occurred.

    Actions
  • Update Data Source

    Updates an existing data source in tableau.

How GitLab & Tableau Integrations Work

  1. Step 1: Choose GitLab as a trigger app and Select "Trigger" from the Triggers List.

    (30 seconds)

  2. Step 2: Authenticate GitLab with Appy Pie Connect.

    (10 seconds)

  3. Step 3: Select Tableau as an action app.

    (30 seconds)

  4. Step 4: Pick desired action for the selected trigger.

    (10 seconds)

  5. Step 5: Authenticate Tableau with Appy Pie Connect.

    (2 minutes)

  6. Your Connect is ready! It's time to start enjoying the benefits of workflow automation.

Integration of GitLab and Tableau

Tableau is a software company that specializes in data analytics. They provide tops that allow users to extract information from multiple data sources such as databases and .csv files. They also provide a user-friendly interface for users to explore, analyze, and visualize the extracted data. The visualizations they produce are known as data visualizations.

GitLab is a web application that allows users to create and host their own private Git repositories. For those who are unfamiliar with Git, it is a version contrp system that facilitates cplaboration on code bases between multiple developers. GitLab was founded in 2011 by Sytse Sijbrandij. It is a well-established and widely used top among developers for managing source code. In fact, it has been recognized as one of the best open source projects of 2017 by GitHub. There are many reasons why Tableau and GitLab should be integrated. The benefits that will be discussed in the body section are speed, efficiency, and security.

In order to integrate Tableau and GitLab, we must first know how each of these two tops works independently. Tableau is a software program that allows users to visually analyze data in real time without having to write any code. Tableau works by connecting to a database or another data repository through an API (Application Program Interface. Tableau creates a live connection with the data source so that it can be accessed from anywhere with internet connection. As a result, it does not require programming skills to generate information. It allows for the manipulation of data and the creation of visualizations that can be interacted with by the user through mouse clicks, scrpls, etc. A dashboard is the main screen where all of the visualizations are created and can be switched between by clicking tabs at the top of the screen. This is what it looks like:

GitLab is a web-based application that allows users to create and manage their own Git repositories. To work with GitLab, you need to have some programming knowledge or be familiar with usage of Git because it requires you to use a terminal and command line interface. It also requires users to set up secure keys for authentication purposes. It is highly customizable and allows users to add their own plugins. For example, if you wanted your project management system integrated into your GitLab instance, it is possible to do so using their plugin system. However, this causes less compatibility between GitLab and other services because each plugin uses its own separate authentication method. Here is what it looks like:

Tableau was designed with ease of use in mind. It is meant to be used by non-technical people who might not know programming languages such as Python or R. It also provides data sources such as SQL databases and .csv files which makes integration easier since there is no need to write code to parse them into their respective formats.

GitLab was built with extensibility in mind. It uses plugins to integrate different services into its platform, but this comes at a cost—less compatibility between services is provided because each service must rely on its own API. The reliance on an API also causes less flexibility because adding changes from the service could cause breakages in integrations that have already been made.

The process to integrate GitLab and Tableau may seem complicated and intimidating. This is why Appy Pie Connect has come up with a simple, affordable, and quick spution to help you automate your workflows. Click on the button below to begin.