When the WAF is configured with Tableau Server and is a trusted host on Tableau Server, it exposes trusted ticket endpoints to handle the Tableau Server trusted authentication workflow.

Learn more about the WAF as a Trusted Host for Tableau Server Trusted Authentication.

Endpoints

/z/trusted

This endpoint allows a user to check if the WAF and Tableau Server are properly configured. See Testing Trusted Authentication for more information.

/z/trusted/{path_to_tableau_view}

This endpoint allows users to easily incorporate embedding Tableau views into front end applications. This endpoint automatically handles the trusted authentication workflow between Tableau Server and the WAF.

Authentication

Any users who authenticate to the WAF using their Tableau Server credentials (username/password) can leverage the Tableau trusted authentication API endpoints.