M87systems: Products - BI:Scope - bi prompt

By: M87systems  09-12-2011
Keywords: Report Creation

  • ReportLayout prompt for metadata driven, drag and drop report layout definition. A visual layout prompt for specifying dimensions and optionally calculations for the report pivot.

  • DimensionSelector prompt for metadata driven, dimension constraint and totaling definition. Metadata driven constraint selection, supporting multiple totaling types, advanced totaling with exclude rules, and share basis. Period dimension selection also supports period comparisons, period ranges, and the special periods Current and First of Year.

  • ReportSelector a guiding prompt for presenting the report design, and allowing selection of items to change.

  • M87ReportDesignWizard validation script for guided report design. Guides users through the report layout dimension and calculation selection, and limits and totaling. Metadata is used to determine required constraints, and automatic editing ensures valid definition.

  • BIPDesigner BI:Scope add-in for creating and maintaining Intelligent Report Template definition files

  • BIPReprompt BI:Scope add-in allowing analysts to re-prompt the current report in BI:Scope, effectively changing the current report definition.

  • Edit Mode for SelectList, DrillList, and SearchList prompts, allowing previous selections to be automatically selected for a user. This allows analysts to customize a series of report templates for their personal use, and reduce the effort required to create those reports.

  • Template Help feature to allow reporting analysts to define a custom help for the prompt template.

  • Next Step button added to final prompt so analysts can more easily proceed with report creation

  • Keywords: Report Creation

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    BI:Prompt provides a variety of report information gathering prompts, supporting different levels of complexity so casual users have access to simple selection, and more advanced users can have access to report design capabilities. Various data entry methods are available so analysts can copy and paste information from other applications, search dimensions for values, use pick lists for selections, and use drag and drop to design report layouts.


    M87systems: Products - FAQ

    Microsoft's Internet Explorer will recognize the need for the Java Plug-in and automatically install the plug-in for your user the first time they try to execute BI:Prompt or BI:Scope. Users that do not have the enabled flag for the products set in their profile will receive normal WebOlap functionality. If the WebOlap .IsText variable has been defined, a manual input SingleValue prompt will be used.


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    Whether you require assistance from inception to completion, or just need guidance and resources for specific tasks, M87systems Corporation can help. M87systems Corporation has extensive experience helping clients implement Business Intelligence strategies and technologies. M87systems Corporation provides a range of services for the Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence marketplace.


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    At M87systems Corporation we have drawn on our expertise and extensive field experience to create a line of products targeted at the Business Intelligence marketplace. BI:Scope uses a provider technology to allow it to interact with varied business intelligence sources and provide a single consistent view for the client.


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    New developer features to assist in add-in creation, XML generation of report files and stream files, and usage of native CleverPath Eureka:Strategy stream and report definition files. The ESReportDesigner allows business analysts to modify the current report definition, and run the new report, submit it for background xecution, or save a copy of the definition.