Windward - Empowerfully Different

What Windward Studios Does

We create reporting and document generation software that makes people happy.

Yep, you read that right. We’re proud to say we thrill customers with our boring product. Because when you use Windward’s template design tool and reporting engine, you save hours of work. You create templates in record time — and spend the time you save on more interesting tasks!

With Windward, there are no constraints on layout. Non-programmers design and customize their own report templates, thanks to a layout tool that uses Microsoft Office as its interface, and the Windward Engine can handle any volume of reports and documents you throw at it. Windward puts the power of information back in the hands of your end users.

Windward is great reporting software, made easier. You can’t help but be happy when you see what we do for you.

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Why We Do What We Do

Because we believe reporting and docgen should be simple. But most solutions out there are overly tedious and technical, and that makes your job harder.

Stop the madness. Generating reports and documents from your company’s data sources should be as easy as creating a Microsoft Word document or Excel spreadsheet – and it is when you use Windward.

We Exist to Rock Your World

What do you want in your reporting software or document generation system? You want the process to be so smooth and simple it’s invisible. You want template design to be a quick and effortless transition from the end user’s desires to the created template. You want the generated reports and documents to be stunning and informative.

Windward delivers this revolutionary advance because we are passionate about making GREAT reporting and document generation apps. When our software enters your organization, no matter what your needs are, we go above and beyond to solve them.

“Our previous solution was time-consuming and required us to deploy an entire report set to correct a single report. The ability to deploy single reports with Windward Reports is much better and a huge benefit.”
Chuck Hanebuth, HAL, Inc.

Customers Love Us and We Love Them

Yes, you heard it right. Our customers love Windward. We are very proud and honored by this, especially since we make a product that solves the very boring need of reporting. Furthermore, we love our customers too. That is why we are not only working on constantly improving our offering but also are looking for ways to engage, help, and entertain our customers.

As we grow, we test and learn many things. And at the end of the day, we share our findings so that you can learn from our successes and failures.

How We Do Business

On any level of our organization, you can be sure we will deliver on our values. Our values describe who we are and not who we want to be. We take these very seriously and every member of our team embraces them every day.


Five Fun Facts About Windward Studios

  1. The company was named for founder Dave Thielen’s childhood home on the windward side of Oahu, Hawaii.
  2. Windward began as a game development studio that produced the popular and highly-rated RTS game Enemy Nations.
  3. Windward has never taken a penny of venture capital money
  4. Customers span 70 countries and 6 continents. Antarctica, here we come!
  5. Windward commissioned one of the earliest truly viral online videos.