Business Intelligence Archives - InfoSol https://www.infosol.com/tag/business-intelligence/ We're passionate about inspired business intelligence Tue, 06 Dec 2022 17:38:54 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=6.1.1 BusinessObjects Solid for the Next Decade and Beyond https://www.infosol.com/businessobjects-solid-for-the-next-decade-and-beyond/ https://www.infosol.com/businessobjects-solid-for-the-next-decade-and-beyond/#comments Tue, 06 Dec 2022 17:25:26 +0000 https://www.infosol.com/?p=14206 This is usually the time of the year when people make predictions about the coming year. I have done this myself many times but, this year, I am going to make a prediction about the next 10 years. Here it is : “BusinessObjects will continue to thrive and remain the most solid BI reporting tool …

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This is usually the time of the year when people make predictions about the coming year. I have done this myself many times but, this year, I am going to make a prediction about the next 10 years.

Here it is :

“BusinessObjects will continue to thrive and remain the most solid BI reporting tool for the next 10 years and beyond”

It is not just the fact that SAP changed it’s BI and Analytics Statement of Direction in June this year and announced a 10-year plus roadmap for BusinessObjects which, by the way, is unprecedented among BI vendors, there is a lot more to support my prediction.

Firstly, Let’s take stock of the current BI landscape. While it is currently dominated by PowerBI and Tableau with efforts from Looker, Sisense and Thoughtspot to get some attention, I do not see any BI solution out there that is as capable as Web Intelligence or Crystal Reports for comprehensive BI reporting. Yes, organizations still run on paginated reporting – like it or not – it is reality.

As far as I am aware, Tableau has no plans to introduce paginated reporting and Microsoft has ported their SSRS (Reporting Services) tool to PowerBI to provide this capability. This is not widely used among PowerBI customers today and those that are using it are finding some challenges in recreating what they have in Web Intelligence and Crystal Reports.

Secondly, there is no simple and inexpensive way to replace Web Intelligence and Crystal Reports. You cannot migrate and conversion requires an enormous effort in resources and cost that it is almost better (and recommended in my opinion) to re-create in the new tool. If you are going to re-create, then you may as well go back to the business and re-define requirements and needs and build something better and more functional than exists today. That, of course, will be the most expensive option in terms of time, resources and cost.

Thirdly, the BusinessObjects product is not standing still. Even after 30 plus years, it continues to evolve and add exciting new functionality with no signs of that slowing down for the foreseeable future. Just look at some of the new features coming out with each service pack of the current BI 4.3. The new user interface, data profiling, improved dimension merging, using the semantic layer on top of any data source just to name a few. Also with the announcement of BI 2024 to be released after BI 4.3, we can be sure to see a lot more.

Some organizations have prematurely canceled maintenance on BusinessObjects only to come back and reinstate it a year or two later when they realize how costly it will be to replace it. Some believe that nobody is buying BusinessObjects any longer but we are seeing and implementing new deployments.

I cannot remember seeing so much demand for BusinessObjects and Crystal Reports consulting services in 2022 than in the last 7 years.

Having worked with the BusinessObjects product for more than 25 years, I could not be more excited about it’s future. It is a solid investment, a solid product and has a solid future.

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Training is Key to Smooth BI 4.3 Transition https://www.infosol.com/training-is-key-to-smooth-bi-4-3-transition/ https://www.infosol.com/training-is-key-to-smooth-bi-4-3-transition/#respond Tue, 01 Nov 2022 22:25:14 +0000 https://www.infosol.com/?p=14180 Training is Key to Smooth BI 4.3 Transition Feature ImageRecently I was asked to coach a team of 9 year-old boys in a recreational soccer league. I had retired from soccer coaching several years ago after my youngest daughter went to college, but the league said they would have to cancel this age group if they could not find another coach, so I agreed. …

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Recently I was asked to coach a team of 9 year-old boys in a recreational soccer league. I had retired from soccer coaching several years ago after my youngest daughter went to college, but the league said they would have to cancel this age group if they could not find another coach, so I agreed.

It only took a couple of practices for me to remember why I gravitated towards coaching girls rather than boys. There is no shortage of energy and enthusiasm from 9 year-old boys but they just don’t listen. Simple instructions like pass, tackle, shoot go right in one ear and out the other and when you take them to one side and quietly explain what you want them to do, they nod with an eager “yes, coach” and go right back on the field and do the opposite!

The girls I have coached on the other hand, actually listen and tend to follow instructions and learn strategy.

I realized by the time of our first game that the only way the boys would learn is to make mistakes and then they would want to listen and learn. Well, they made a lot of mistakes and we lost our first game and our second and our third. I was beginning to doubt my strategy but then I had a revelation. I had been focusing on basic skills during the practices and they had these pretty well down but what they needed now was more real-world practice so I changed the practice sessions to playing real games.

We played 3 more league games and although we lost them all, we were noticeably getting better. In addition, the boys were having a great time and loving soccer practices as well as the games.

The final weekend was a knockout tournament for all the teams and since we had lost all our regular league games, we had to play the best teams. Amazingly, we made it all the way to the final winning our first ever games. We put up a good fight in the final won second place. When the boys all received runners-up medals, they acted as if they were the champions of the world and were so happy.

So, right now, a lot of BusinessObjects customers are upgrading to BI 4.3 and the biggest change is the radically new Web Intelligence user interface. Anyone who creates or maintains Web Intelligence reports would be advised to take at least a 1-day differences training course to fully understand both the visual changes and new functionality. Taking this course is equivalent to the basic skills training for my soccer team.

However, this basic skills training needs to be supplemented with “real world” practice so you need to take what you have learned and apply it by trying things out in your development or test environments. You will make mistakes and you will get frustrated, but you will also improve and get so good that you will both love Webi 4.3 and become true champions of it.

Just like with my soccer team, the path to success is a combination of learning the Webi differences with formal hands-on training and then get lots of real-world practice.

Of course, the female BusinessObjects developers will have a slight advantage over their male counterparts after the formal training, but the guys can catch up if they keep up with their real word practicing!

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BusinessObjects Web Intelligence vs. PowerBI – The Truth from the Trenches Part 3 https://www.infosol.com/businessobjects-web-intelligence-vs-powerbi-the-truth-from-the-trenches-part-3/ https://www.infosol.com/businessobjects-web-intelligence-vs-powerbi-the-truth-from-the-trenches-part-3/#comments Fri, 09 Sep 2022 19:48:45 +0000 https://www.infosol.com/?p=14141 BusinessObjects vs PowerBI Part 3Well, this was supposed to only be a 2-part blog (Part 1 and Part 2 ) but there has been such an overwhelming interest and fantastic feedback on the first two parts, that I feel compelled to keep going since the topic is obviously of great interest to many. One of the best responses to the …

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Well, this was supposed to only be a 2-part blog (Part 1 and Part 2 ) but there has been such an overwhelming interest and fantastic feedback on the first two parts, that I feel compelled to keep going since the topic is obviously of great interest to many.

One of the best responses to the blog I received was from a customer working at a large organization who is currently using both solutions who responded by email and then was kind enough to spend some time on a Teams call with me to expand further on his experience and assessment.

So, for this blog, I would like to share with you all, this truly customer-centric viewpoint.

The first point they made addressed the issue of replacing a BusinessObjects Universe with a PowerBI (PBI) model and here is the response unedited :

“It isn’t possible, no matter the amount of time, to replace a BusinessObjects universe with a PBI model because:

  1. BusinessObjects universes can have unlimited numbers of objects and tables. PowerBI doesn’t have the equivalent of a business layer that can organize objects in folders. Every table has its own folder in PowerBI, and they are just organized in alphabetical order making it impossible to build understandable models to report writers as the number of tables and objects increases.
  2. All tables in PBI have at least some data whether they are imported or direct query. In a BusinessObjects universe there is just metadata. For this reason, and others, a PBI model can get too large to work effectively on the desktop where all models are built.
  3. Every table in PowerBI has to be written in freehand SQL because there are no aggregate functions and because there is no way to limit which columns to use from the table in the model. This is extremely time consuming to build large models. In a BusinessObjects universe you can use a table browser to select tables and choose specific columns within that table to have objects created from.”

In the subsequent web meeting, I had with the customer, they listed out the following additional characteristics of the BusinessObjects architecture that clearly differentiates it from PowerBI. This list may not include everything but it is an excellent check list to use if you should ever consider replacing BusinessObjects with PowerBI :

  • SQL queries are dynamically created within a Web Intelligence report
  • Objects can be organized in a way that makes sense to business users by nesting folders
  • Tables can be built quickly in the universe foundation layer using a table browser
  • Complex joins can be easily created and edited in the universe
  • Ad-hoc reporting requires the possibility of sometimes hundreds of tables and thousands of objects being at the disposal of the report writer. The BusinessObjects universe contains only metadata so no matter how many tables and columns, it will not grow more than a few hundred megabytes in size.
  • BusinessObjects is designed to work at the database level using native SQL. This is possible because native SQL is used to define objects in the Universe Business Layer.
  • Using the Query Builder editor, a user can easily build reports that contain very complex SQL such as sub-queries, set analysis, AND/OR conditions and user-entered prompts.
  • Objects can be renamed or organized and that will cascade to reports using these objects.
  • Synchronizing and Merging of Queries

I would like to express my gratitude to this customer who asked to remain anonymous for this excellent insight that adds further valuable information to the BusinessObjects Web Intelligence vs. PowerBI solution comparison.

I am looking at writing a Part 4 to this blog, at the suggestion of another customer, about how you can leverage BusinessObjects to enable and accelerate tools like PowerBI, so please standby.

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BusinessObjects Web Intelligence vs. PowerBI – The Truth from the Trenches Part 2 https://www.infosol.com/businessobjects-web-intelligence-vs-powerbi-the-truth-from-the-trenches-part-2/ https://www.infosol.com/businessobjects-web-intelligence-vs-powerbi-the-truth-from-the-trenches-part-2/#respond Mon, 22 Aug 2022 15:00:29 +0000 https://www.infosol.com/?p=14123 BusinessObjects vs PowerBI Part 2In Part 1 of this blog, we reviewed the top 5 main differentiators between BusinessObjects Web Intelligence and PowerBI, as determined by 2 different independent BI consultants who have worked and continue to work extensively with both tools. In part 2, I asked the same two consultants to list their Top 5 Reasons Not to …

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In Part 1 of this blog, we reviewed the top 5 main differentiators between BusinessObjects Web Intelligence and PowerBI, as determined by 2 different independent BI consultants who have worked and continue to work extensively with both tools.

In part 2, I asked the same two consultants to list their Top 5 Reasons Not to Convert Webi Reports to PowerBI.

Here are their responses – in the raw and with only minor editing to keep it readable

Consultant 1 Responses:

  1. Time and money. What issues are there with your current Webi toolset that are making you consider converting to Power BI? First, work within your current BI toolset and see what can be achieved there before bringing in Power Bi. There are a lot of features/capabilities in Webi that many users don’t know about and that go unused. 
  2. You will lose the Universe.  There is no comparable semantic layer concept yet in Power BI. Datasets will take a lot of time and effort to set up in Power Bi and to replicate what you had in the Universe.
  3. Sharing and refreshing reports will most likely end up costing your organization a lot more for expensive licenses.  Free accounts cannot view anything via the App created in a Pro account unless the Workspace is in a premium capacity license.  Otherwise, each user will have to be assigned a Pro or PPU license to be able to view dashboards in the App.  Exporting dashboards/reports with custom visuals to PDF, Power Point may have issues and may require purchasing increased capacity.
  4. There will be a bigger learning curve for users to pick up Power BI and be retrained on the new tool.  It may be overwhelming for many end users as it’s not an end user tool.
  5. Your reports/dashboards will not run any faster in Power BI unless steps are taken to optimize things on the data side.  If speed is a factor in your decision to move to Power BI, first explore data optimization options with your current setup and tools before doing any report conversions to Power BI.

Consultant 2 Responses:

  1. The “hidden costs” of PowerBI can be staggering as compared to your steady cost of SAP BI deployment. The learning curve is a lot higher than anticipated. It’s easy to open the door, but once you’re inside, it’s a dark, dark castle and finding the lights is an ordeal
  2. Things that are essential to reporting are missing in PowerBI. Zero control of “breaking”. Zero ability to sectionize your report. Simple formula language is anything but simple. If you want to share your work, good luck or pony up a LOT of cash.
  3. Reporting and “dashboarding” become a separate exercise and very hard to connect. In SAP BI Webi, the ability to report and dashboard can be combined into a robust “application” style dashboard.
  4. PowerBI is much better suited as a nice to have analyst tool, it is NOT an enterprise ready tool that will satisfy the reporting needs and mission critical data sets that you’ve been using/distributing through SAP BOBJ. PowerBI does not handle large data sets well (please read Kimball books if you plan on using this tool, you’ll need to learn how to model, otherwise performance is DREADFUL for anything with rows over 10k or so.) It is not easily scalable without massive investments. Deployment is often paused or delayed because the licensing system is too complex and when use cases can’t be met, there’s usually “a fee for that”, if it can do it all.
  5. You can use a “wizard” of sorts in PowerBI with the quick measure approach, but it’s obviously limited and it will write the DAX for you. There is a language called M or something strange that is your lingo for the ETL within POWERQUERY. I think most customers that aren’t using DAX are doing their calcs using quick measure or doing it pre-load into PowerBI (ETL, editing spreadsheets, etc..). This is all fine until you are trying to convert complex aggregators from Webi  into PowerBI.

You will not hear this candid honesty for BI Analysts and certainly not from the BI vendors but I felt it was important to both hear and share the truth.

Many BusinessObjects customers have already figured this out and now happily run in a state of co-existence using both BusinessObjects and PowerBI side-by-side and leveraging BusinessObjects in PowerBI with tools like InfoBurst PowerBI.

I would love to hear your experiences using the two tools so feel free to comment.

Update: In Part 3 of this blog, I jumped on a Teams call with a customer working at a large organization who is currently using both solutions who was kind enough to spend some time with me to expand further on his experience and assessment.

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IBIS 2022: The Best BusinessObjects Conference of the Year https://www.infosol.com/ibis-2022-save-the-date-june-27-29/ https://www.infosol.com/ibis-2022-save-the-date-june-27-29/#respond Sun, 19 Jun 2022 21:03:10 +0000 https://www.infosol.com/?p=13976 IBIS 2022 Beyond What is Visible Feature ImageThe BEST Dedicated, SAP BusinessObjects Conference on the Planet! If you LOVE BusinessObjects, you will want to attend this conference! A main conference registration will include: 3 Full Days of Everything BO: June 27th-29th at the Five Star, Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain Resort in Tucson, AZ. BO Expert Certification: Get Certified in Webi, IDT, and Administration – included …

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The BEST Dedicated, SAP BusinessObjects Conference on the Planet! If you LOVE BusinessObjects, you will want to attend this conference! A main conference registration will include:

  • 3 Full Days of Everything BO: June 27th-29th at the Five Star, Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain Resort in Tucson, AZ.
  • BO Expert Certification: Get Certified in Webi, IDT, and Administration – included in your registration cost!
  • Three Tracks Packed with BO Content: Covering Core BusinessObjects, Customer Case Studies, BI Strategy and Future Direction. You get to choose which sessions/tracks you would like to attend and can bounce around them throughout the conference.

Additional Perks

  • Luxury accommodations and gourmet cuisine at a one-of-a-kind resort
  • Free Registration for the Virtual Let’s Speak BO Experience running July 11th-13th
  • Dedicated 1-Hour BI Strategy Meeting with Top BI Experts
  • Ritz-Carlton Resort Specials
    • Special IBIS Discounts on Golfing and the Spa
    • Resort stay includes access to the driving range, fitness classes, and more.

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Highlighted Session: How Dashboards are Helping International Trade in Renewable Fuel that Replaces Coal in Power Generation https://www.infosol.com/ibis-2022-highlighted-session/ https://www.infosol.com/ibis-2022-highlighted-session/#respond Sat, 18 Jun 2022 21:47:06 +0000 https://www.infosol.com/?p=14022 IBIS 2022 Highlighted Session Infosol.comThis presentation will discuss a well-proven and already deployed strategy for decarbonizing part of the power generation sector.  International trade in wood pellet fuel produced from sustainable sources that is used for power generation was almost 23 million metric tonnes in 2021.  This presentation will be complimented by an interactive dashboard that allows the user …

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This presentation will discuss a well-proven and already deployed strategy for decarbonizing part of the power generation sector.  International trade in wood pellet fuel produced from sustainable sources that is used for power generation was almost 23 million metric tonnes in 2021.  This presentation will be complimented by an interactive dashboard that allows the user to investigate trade flows into or out of any country and visualize those flows on a Sankey map.

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Is InfoBurst Squirrel the Best Thing since Sliced Bread? https://www.infosol.com/is-infoburst-squirrel-the-best-thing-since-sliced-bread/ https://www.infosol.com/is-infoburst-squirrel-the-best-thing-since-sliced-bread/#respond Wed, 01 Jun 2022 19:41:56 +0000 https://www.infosol.com/?p=14048 InfoBurst Squirrel Best Thing Since Sliced Bread FeatureWhile on a recent trip to Egypt, I noticed some wall paintings in several of the tombs I visited showing a person sitting in front of an offering table with what looked like a bunch of thin, vertical oblong objects, tapered at the top, and tightly packed together. I took a photo and showed it …

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InfoBurst Squirrel for rapid no code application development feature imageWhile on a recent trip to Egypt, I noticed some wall paintings in several of the tombs I visited showing a person sitting in front of an offering table with what looked like a bunch of thin, vertical oblong objects, tapered at the top, and tightly packed together. I took a photo and showed it to my Archeologist friend who immediately told me it was sliced bread!

Now, there is no evidence that the Ancient Egyptians invented sliced bread (that accolade was given to Otto Frederick Rohwedder in 1928) but they did make, eat, and give offerings of a lot of bread, and Egyptologists have called this particular type, sliced bread.

Whoever created the phrase, “best thing since sliced bread”, it has prevailed in our English vocabulary since the 1930’s as an expression that refers to something that someone thinks is very good, original, and exciting, which is exactly why I want to blog about InfoBurst Squirrel.

The bread is Squirrel365 which is a low code/no code rapid application development tool that allows you to build visual web-based applications simply and quickly by dragging components on to a canvas, defining their properties and using a built-in spreadsheet to perform all the functions. You can build dashboards, value calculators and full-blown applications rapidly in just a few hours.

The bread slicer is InfoBurst Dash, which is a platform for providing connection options to data sources and scheduling, bursting and delivering that data to an application or its own in-memory data cache.

Combining Squirrel365 and InfoBurst Dash gives you a solution for integrating and improving performance/scalability of rapidly developed BI or operational applications with back-end data sources and deploying them in the cloud, on-premise, or even offline.

InfoBurst Squirrel has built in connectors to any ODBC data source, both read and write, so you can write back to databases.  It also has an in-memory cache connector and a query cache connector so that you could use SQL from Squirrel to only pull back specific data sets from the in-memory cache. This provides super-fast access to your data from Squirrel and tremendous scalability for supporting many users.

You can schedule queries, Excel or BusinessObjects to populate the in-memory cache based on time, event, or both, and set your own refresh frequency. The cache can contain millions of rows of data.

You can also just directly access the data from a database if you do not want to use the cache!

InfoBurst Squirrel also allows you to deliver offline Squirrel applications along with an offline data cache so that you could schedule external distributions and updates of your application without users needing to access your system. This requires a free downloadable data viewer that you will allow you to interact with the application on any Windows device.

InfoBurst Squirrel can complement any existing BI tool by providing a means to build a BI application with great performance, scalability, write back capability very fast and very inexpensively. Organizations like Salesforce, Honda, Bosch, Tenet Health, and the US Navy, to name a few, are reaping the benefits of it today. In fact, Salesforce expects to add over $1 billion to its ARR this year as a result of the InfoBurst Squirrel ROI Value Calculators they built and use.

So, obviously I think InfoBurst Squirrel is the best thing since sliced bread. I would love to know if you agree so I encourage you to check it out.

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BusinessObjects Looking Bright and Solid for 2022 https://www.infosol.com/businessobjects-looking-bright-and-solid-for-2022/ https://www.infosol.com/businessobjects-looking-bright-and-solid-for-2022/#respond Thu, 17 Mar 2022 23:56:13 +0000 https://www.infosol.com/?p=13982 BusinessObjects Looking Bright and Solid for 2022Well, here we are almost two years into the COVID-19 pandemic and what have we learned from a Business Intelligence standpoint? One thing for sure is that we cannot rely on incomplete or inaccurate data for creating predictive models that make any sense. Also, most organizations had no way to handle or found themselves falling …

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BusinessObjects Looking Bright and Solid for 2022

Well, here we are almost two years into the COVID-19 pandemic and what have we learned from a Business Intelligence standpoint?

One thing for sure is that we cannot rely on incomplete or inaccurate data for creating predictive models that make any sense.

Also, most organizations had no way to handle or found themselves falling short handling the unpredictability of the effects of the pandemic – from staff shortages, to supply chain issues to work from home to lockdowns and school closures.

Yet, Business Intelligence has played and continues to play a critical role in all aspects of the pandemic and the two areas that have been most heavily used are BI Reporting and BI Dashboards.

With a deficit of time, resources and budget, many organizations have fallen back to their tried, trusted, and operational Business Intelligence tools to deliver critical reports and information to the right people in the right format at the right time. For a huge number of these organizations that has meant BusinessObjects Web Intelligence and Crystal Reports.

BusinessObjects Coexistence

Yes, many of the dashboards have ended up in Tableau or PowerBI but often the engine behind them and the tool churning out those BI reports is BusinessObjects.

This state of co-existence for the vast majority of BusinessObjects customers is now the norm with between 80 to 85% of them using BusinessObjects alongside either Tableau or PowerBI. I am yet to see a new BI tool for BI reporting that has the maturity and comprehensive capabilities of either BusinessObjects Web Intelligence or Crystal Reports. Those customers I have seen that are determined to move off BusinessObjects and Crystal Reports have spent enormous amounts of resources, time and cost (pre-pandemic) only to either come back to BusinessObjects or are now using Excel as their reporting tool – which is not ideal.

BI 4.3 SP02 Release

BusinessObjects BI 4.3 SP02 was released last December, and many customers are planning to upgrade to it this year. With its new increased productivity HTML5 User Interface for both desktop and mobile, new capabilities to use Web Intelligence as a data source, OData connectivity, data enrichment and a boat load more, BusinessObjects continues to have so much to offer in the BI reporting and analytic space. BI 4.3 will be the BusinessObjects release for this decade with at least 4 or 5 more service packs planned to be available on an annual basis.

BusinessObjects in the Cloud

A few BusinessObjects customers have moved to the cloud but most are taking their time and it looks like it will be a gradual shift.  It really only makes sense to move BusinessObjects to the cloud when the majority of data sources it accesses are in the cloud. See previous blog BusinessObjects in the Cloud – No Big Rush and No Big Deal

So the upshot of all this is that the future of BusinessObjects looks very bright and very solid for not just 2022 but many years beyond. This is exactly the sentiment I conveyed in a recent Let’s SpeakBO webinar entitled BusinessObjects as Part of BI Strategy for the Next Decade which included many case studies of both BusinessObjects co-existence and customers purchasing BusinessObjects for the first time.

BusinessObjects Conferences and Events in 2022

BusinessObjects Knowledge Exchange Events

As a BusinessObjects solutions provider, InfoSol has seen more BusinessObjects activity in the first two months of this year than any of the previous five.  We have just announced both IBIS 2022 and the Speak BO Experience 2022 and are planning multiple BusinessObjects regional user group meetings throughout the year.

There’s a lot happening in the BusinessObjects community and all positive. Yes, it is looking very bright indeed.

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Customer Spotlight: How value calculators can help position and price products & services in the cleaning industry https://www.infosol.com/customer-spotlight-how-value-calculators-can-help-position-and-price-products-services-in-the-cleaning-industry/ https://www.infosol.com/customer-spotlight-how-value-calculators-can-help-position-and-price-products-services-in-the-cleaning-industry/#respond Thu, 16 Sep 2021 16:18:15 +0000 https://www.infosol.com/?p=12966 Squirrel Webinar: How value calculators can help position and price products & services in the cleaning industryJoin us as we talk to industry expert Jim Peduto, Managing Partner of AICS. Jim will be talking to Donald MacCormick about how he has built a series of industry focused calculators with Squirrel365. Jim will also be demonstrating the solutions and discussing the benefits his clients are seeing. More and more businesses are using …

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Join us as we talk to industry expert Jim Peduto, Managing Partner of AICS. Jim will be talking to Donald MacCormick about how he has built a series of industry focused calculators with Squirrel365.

Jim will also be demonstrating the solutions and discussing the benefits his clients are seeing.

More and more businesses are using ROI, TCO and value calculators to help their prospects and customers understand the return on investment that their product and services will deliver.

Did you know that with Squirrel365 you can take your Excel spreadsheets and turn them into interactive calculators that you can share easily via the web, embed in your presentations, or even put them on your website? All done with clicks not code.

So, if you are looking to:

  • Turn your Excel spreadsheets into interactive web documents
  • Build value calculators for your customers, employees, or business partners
  • Find out more about how Squirrel365’s no-code spreadsheet platform
  • Learn how organizations like AICS are using Squirrel365 to build ROI and TCO calculators

…then join us tfor this live event and we will show you how Squirrel365 allows you to quickly and easily build dynamic, interactive, visual ROI & TCO calculators. All built with clicks not code.

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Let’s Speak BO Webinar: More Lessons from the Trenches Part 3.5 – September 14th at 10am PT/1pm ET https://www.infosol.com/lets-speak-bo-webinar-more-lessons-from-the-trenches-part-3-5-september-14th-at-10am-pt-1pm-et/ https://www.infosol.com/lets-speak-bo-webinar-more-lessons-from-the-trenches-part-3-5-september-14th-at-10am-pt-1pm-et/#respond Fri, 03 Sep 2021 20:41:54 +0000 https://www.infosol.com/?p=12937 Let's Speak BO Webinar - Upcoming EventAs time goes by, there are some interesting and generally applicable things we learn that we think are important enough to share but aren’t big enough for their own presentation. This presentation will introduce some new things we’ve come up against lately such as relatively new requirements for SSL in Chrome, automated bulk users/groups upload, …

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As time goes by, there are some interesting and generally applicable things we learn that we think are important enough to share but aren’t big enough for their own presentation. This presentation will introduce some new things we’ve come up against lately such as relatively new requirements for SSL in Chrome, automated bulk users/groups upload, reporting on which reports use Free-hand SQL, issues found in Free hand SQL reports during migration and more (there’s always more…). Looking forward to seeing you there and exchanging your unusual finds as well.

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