Supported Web-Based Data Sources
You’ve planned your infrastructure to take advantage of storing your data in a very accessible manner. Your Web-based data system gives you the flexibility to build your reports when you want, where you want it.
Now you’re looking for an equally robust reporting package, one that you don’t have to build yourself and one that speaks directly with your files.
Meet the Windward Solution.
The following data sources work within the Windward solution:
Why Windward and Web-Based Data Sources?
The Windward product suite helps you embed advanced report writing and document generation functionality into your new or existing software application. The Windward Java and .NET engines quickly and cleanly embed into your codebase and connect with your web-based data source or sources.
By employing the Windward reporting and document generation solution, you to take advantage of several of the best features of web-based sources like JSON and SalesForce.com.
The advantages include:
Spend Less Time Programming
With a Web-based data source, the syntax returned is much simpler than a connection to your entire data backend. Windward is able to analyze and propagate it with ease and speed in a low memory footprint.
Keep Reporting Lean and Fast
You have taken advantage a data medium that offers accessibility and simplicity in your organization. Web-based data sources return only the required set of data in lean structured syntax via a fast and efficient method. Windward builds on this advantage through a low memory footprint by analyzing and propagating it to deliver your reports with speed and ease.
Connect Only to the Data You Need
Almost every system is connected these days, and Windward enables those connections. By only returning the data your template needs, you have laid the groundwork for a performance-rich reporting system.
Design Templates with Ease
Once your programming is completed, non-developer employees and other end users apply the Windward AutoTag design tool to create report templates in Microsoft® Office®. Novice users can apply Windward’s intuitive connection wizards to create complex queries with simple drag and drop actions, directly linking their templates to your Web-based data source.
They can then run and distribute those reports when and where they want, in widely used and widely accepted formats.
Expect Exceptional Support
All Windward solutions include full documentation, 3-minute express training, live or on-demand training webinars, tutorials, examples, code samples, and everything else you might need.
We offer quick and courteous customer support. In the words of our customers at RepLink, “Customer service is outstanding. Windward does just what we need it to do.”
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