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Tableau Server Processes Using High CPU


Published: 01 Jul 2019
Last Modified Date: 27 Aug 2019

Issue

When Tableau Server is running, CPU utilization spikes up to 100% for Tableau processes on a node. The CPU utilization does not drop and sustained at 100% until tabsvc service is restarted on that node.

Environment

  • Tableau Server 2018.3.3 and earlier, and Tableau Server 2019.1.1 and earlier
  • Windows

Cause

This behavior is related to a known issue which has been fixed in a recent version of Tableau Server. 
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