Tableau Server on AWS deployment options

You can self-deploy Tableau Server on an Amazon EC2 instance that you provision, deploy Tableau Server using the AWS CloudFormation templates in the Tableau Server on AWS Quick Start, or deploy Tableau Server on AWS using an AWS CloudFormation template in the AWS Marketplace. The following table shows the differences between each option.

Tableau Server AWS Self-Deployment AWS Quick Start AWS Marketplace
Production ready
Install on Linux
Install on Windows
Scale-out (add nodes)
Active Directory support
14-day trial license
BYOL license
Supports latest version of Tableau

Each of the deployment options are described in more detail below:

For more information about licensing options for Tableau Server, see Licensing Overview(Link opens in a new window).

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