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Posted on 01/08/2018

What happens at the intersection of three gigantic software categories? Magic of course! And perhaps a little confusion. We love to categorize things―from consumer goods and industries to animals and rocks. Software is no different. There are hundreds, if not thousands, of different types of software. Categorization is useful, but it can oversimplify a problem/solution […] …read more

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Posted on 01/08/2018
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Software and its developers are nothing if not adaptable. When a gap or need is detected in the market, it’s only a brief matter of time before a new software solution appears to save the day. This is very good for businesses and consumers. But this proliferation of point solution software has given rise to […] …read more

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Posted on 07/25/2017

Many times printing a map in your report is a great feature but more often there is a need to customize the map image with data points and markers to more effectively tell the story of the data.  Using Windward Import Tags, you will be able to dynamically construct Google Maps images from longitude and […] …read more

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Posted on 09/07/2016

Do you like puzzles? I love puzzles; that’s why I like helping with technical support questions! Part of the challenge is figuring out what’s wrong and what the solution is, and part of it is being able to communicate to someone across the country (or across the world) about what steps to take to overcome […] …read more

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Posted on 08/09/2016

We recently came across a request that seemed simple enough. But when we started building the template requested, we all learned a thing or two! Problem: How can I run an automated monthly report without using any input variables? Our client needed to run a report using the Javelin Reporting Portal to produce an automated […] …read more

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