Tableau Software Plans Big Hiring Push In Austin

A Seattle developer of business intelligence software has big plans for Austin. Tableau Software said this week that it has opened up a new office, and plans to start hiring in Austin, with capacity for more than 150 employees in the city. The company said it will base its professional services pracice for North America out of its new Austin office, and will also hire developer, sales, and operations talent in the office as well. The company said it has temporarily set up an office at the Arboretum Great Hills Center. Talbeau said it is holding a big open house next week as part of its hiring push.