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Under the hood of Alteryx: tips, tricks and how-to's.
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Alteryx
Alteryx

How does governance work in Alteryx? From data access and data management, to data security, we've got the answers to your most pressing questions on how to best govern your analytic applications in Alteryx.

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Alteryx

In the blog, “Top 10 Alteryx Server FAQs”, one of the top frequently asked questions on managing an Alteryx Server, is how to monitor the deployment. Whether it’s to adhere to a data governance program, to track your usage and ROI or how to best optimize your Alteryx Server, administrators need and want monitoring and reporting capabilities. To help with this, we are pleased to announce the availability of a new Alteryx Server Usage Reporting app. This workflow provides valuable data and insights to user access content, scheduled jobs and job analysis information about your server and can be visualized in either a Tableau Workbook or to a set of PDF and Excel files. You can begin your download by going to licenses.alteryx.com and clicking on the most recent Alteryx Server release link.

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Alteryx

Let's take a look at migrating the Alteryx Server storage from the default, "Embedded" MongoDB to "User-managed" MongoDB instance including deploying a Replica Set for redundancy...

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Alteryx
Alteryx

In this post, we'll go over how to use Chef to provision a stand-alone Alteryx Server. If you just want to dig into the code, check out our repo on GitHub.

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Alteryx

Join for a deeper dive into the Server logs using Alteryx as an ad-hoc log exploration tool.

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Alteryx
Alteryx

Alteryx Server has increasingly become more popular as analytics leaders look to scale-out Alteryx to tackle bigger projects, larger datasets and to put self-service data analytics into the hands of more decision makers. But can the Alteryx Server be deployed in a virtual environment? How many users can it handle? How does the Alteryx Server scale? I recently sat down with the Alteryx Server product management and development leads to answer these questions and more. Learn more about the top 10 Alteryx Server frequently asked questions.

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Alteryx
Alteryx

How should I scale Alteryx Server? This is probably one of the most frequently asked questions we get with Alteryx Server. And if you are new to Alteryx Server, you might not be aware of the flexibility and all the options you have when it comes to scalability.  In this post, I'll discuss scaling-up vs. scaling-out, and the different scalability options for adding additional worker, gallery and database nodes.

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Alteryx
Alteryx

This post introduces tools and tips useful for diagnosing a misbehaving Server…

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Alteryx

The Server sports a number of handy command line options, mastery of which can help make configuration, maintenance and troubleshooting a breeze.  Come join for a brief introduction...

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Alteryx

Improving the throughput of a Private Server by adding an extra Queue Worker is surprisingly easy, requiring only a few short steps...

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Alteryx

This post demonstrates tuning a Private Server installation by measuring total throughput for various configurations.  We’ll look at performance implications of scaling “up” versus “out,” and how a low-cost hardware upgrade may have a significant positive impact on performance.

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