Alan Toomey is a Senior Manager of Business Analytics for SolarWinds, a leading IT performance management software provider. He runs Tableau for the organization, managing the software from server to desktop. Alan joined SolarWinds in 2009 as a Tier 2 Technical Support Rep, and during his tenure moved through the ranks to become Escalation Manager, where he was introduced to Tableau. Alan quickly became a power user creating insightful dashboards for technical support and other departments. Now a part of the analytics team, he runs Tableau as a service for SolarWinds.