The CData Tableau Connector for Excel Services is built on top of a JDBC driver. This section discusses how to install the connector, set up a data source, and connect from Tableau.
Installing the Connector
Installing the Connector describes how to install the CData Tableau Connector for Excel Services.
Connecting from Tableau
Getting Data shows how to create a Excel Services Data Source from Tableau's Connect To Server window.
Excel Services Version Support
The connector supports retrieving Excel data from SharePoint On-Premises and SharePoint Online, through the REST API and through the OData API introduced in SharePoint 2013. Excel files must have the .xlsx format used in Excel 2007 and later.