Urban Mapping's Mapfluence platform has powered Tableau mapping since 2009. Our embedded geographic technology supports Tableau's mapping needs and extends value-added solutions to Tableau customers. Read about our various product offerings, learn how to hack your map, participate in the various Tableau community forums and evaluate what we have to offer.

Tableau Mapping Architecture

Learn more about how the Mapfluence API directly integrates with Tableau Desktop and Server, something no other mapping service can accomplish.

Working with TMS Files

The TMS ("Tableau Mapping Source") file tells Tableau how to request map layers from Mapfluence. By manipulating this file, users are able to gain access to additional capabilities, such as different map layers, custom styling and more.

Evaluate TMS Data Layers

As a first step to exploring enhanced mapping in Tableau, registering for the 30 day evaluation will provide users broad exposure to the wealth of capabilities in Mapfluence.

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Enhanced Mapping Solutions

Learn more about high-resolution imagery, custom data overlays, access to on-demand data and offline maps where regulation or security demand it.

WMS or Mapfluence

WMS was conceived of as an Internet standard for geospatial communications 1999, an age where enterprise mapping was in its infancy. As the Internet quickly evolved, industry rapidly coalesced around general web-based protocols, negating much of what WMS pioneered. Learn more about the trade offs between WMS and generic web-based-protocols.