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Posted on 07/07/2015

Worldwide, the increase in food production is lagging far behind the increase in population. Farmers need to find ways to produce twice as much food just to keep pace with population growth. So farmers are turning to analytics to help them better understand and manage their fields, their soil and their farms. Join us Tuesday, […] …read more

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Posted on 06/26/2015

Our goal from the very first at Windward is to hold up the original template and the generated PDF, one over the other on top of a light, and have pixel perfect matching. Color too. Pixel perfect matching is a goal we’re always working toward. And we’ll never achieve it. In fact, no one will […] …read more

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Posted on 06/25/2015

At present Windward renders charts, Microsoft Shapes and Microsoft SmartArt to a PNG, and that PNG is then used for PDF, HTML and printer output. This approach could be better because we take objects that are composed of vectors, which are infinitely scalable, and turn them into a fixed rectangle of pixels. And that rendered […] …read more

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Posted on 06/25/2015

We’re on the cusp of releasing Windward version 14, so you know what that means — it’s time to talk about version 14.1! Here are the items we’re working on: Advanced Data Source Interface for OData, REST and URL Connections Many have asked us to add all types of customizations to our current data source […] …read more

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Posted on 06/24/2015

Windward has gone through many changes in the past few months, including instituting new team members and processes. Through this time, we have scoured our ideas forums as well as our internal ideas for the best and most requested features to put into our upcoming release. We think you will be happy with the innovation […] …read more

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