Tableau as a vendor releases many products for development perspective by considering the different set of audience.
Let’s see the difference between all the products at a glance
|Attribute||Tableau Desktop Professional||Tableau Desktop Personal||Tableau Public (Desktop version)|
|Connecting to Data source||70 + Data Sources||Excel, Text files (like .csv files), Microsoft access for windows, JSON, Spatial file, Statistical files, Tableau Data Extract, OData, Google Sheets, PDF Connector and Web Data Connector||Excel, Text File, Access, JSON File, PDF File, Statistical File, Odata, Google Sheets and WDC|
|Publish||Publish to Tableau Server or Online||No||Publish to Tableau Public|
|Data Source Limit||unlimited||unlimited||1,00,000 records|
|Privacy||Restricted to some users||Restricted to some users||Access to everyone|
|Licensing Annualy||$1,999 with annual maintenance||$999 with annual Maintenance||Free|