Data Quality is now a rapidly growing area in many Financial Services organisations. There are multiple vendors, such as Informatica and Ab Initio, with software specifically marketed as a data quality tool. Undoubtedly they are both great products, however they are expensive. It is likely in many organisations it would take significant time to approve [...]
To move or copy files in Alteryx use the Run Command tool. As the name of the tool suggests the tool runs command line scripts. Therefore anything that runs on the command line can also run in Alteryx. In previous posts I’ve written about other use cases for the Run Command tool. Examples include how [...]
A regular question on the Alteryx forums is how to unzip a file in Alteryx. This is another situation well suited to the Run Command tool. In an earlier post I covered a different Run Command example. That was how to use the Alteryx Run Command tool to publish a Tableau Data Extract to the [...]
One of the things I often read about on the Alteryx forums is people asking how to publish to Tableau Server from Alteryx. Previously I wrote a post about publishing to Tableau Server from Alteryx using the Events functionality. A downside of this is the timing of the publish to Tableau – it either happens [...]
Installing the Alteryx non admin version was a challenge. I couldn't easily find the link from the Alteryx home page. Therefore here is a link taking you to the downloads page. This contains the latest admin and non admin versions of Alteryx.