Embedding Shiny apps in Tableau dashboards using shinytableau

This post introduces and walks through shinytableau, a package that allows you to create dashboard extensions that embed Shiny apps in Tableau. Users can take advantage of R's powerful visualization and reporting capabilities when working in Tableau dashboards.
An embedded Shiny app in a Tableau dashboard of the Superstore dataset. Sales Performance vs Target by month and category is shown as a Tableau bar chart, and a violin plot of profit ratio by category is shown in a Shiny app.