• ETL Function Reference

    This documents contains the list of functions available in the ETL object of BOARD.
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  • Are you taking too much to load a Database in Memory? How to troubleshoot and fix

    Board adopts a database technology, named HBMP: Hybrid Bitwise Memory Patterns. This technology uses internal algorithms for managing multidimensional data, which make a much larger utilisation of RAM. This combined w...
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  • Sample: Strategic Project Planning

    The enclosed sample shows how Board can be used for strategic planning. In this specific example, after the strategic goal identification, the process shows how to: Define and relate the strategic projects to achieve ...
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  • Upload custom corporate identity on the BOARD Cloud

    The following article describe how to transport an existing corporate identity customization to Cloud enviroment  If you have created a corporate identity for BOARD application and you need to move the...
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  • Troubleshooting: Garbage Collector is not running in Server mode

    Symptom: At the end of BOARD Server installation on Windows Server, the service doesn’t start properly.   From Windows Event Viewer, the following error is tracked:     Error Tracker BO...
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  • How To: Use environment variables in BOARD Procedures - Export, Extract and Datareader actions

    The use of environment variables allows to create procedures where the path for the Export, Extract or Datareader actions is not hard-coded but varies depending on the environment.   A typical example is t...
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  • Sample: Financial Planning with Nexel

    The enclosed example replicates a simple calculation of financials leveraging BOARD Nexel formulas and the Data Picker functionality (please see BOARD Data Picker Functionality for additional details). Financial ...
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  • Getting started with BOARD Cloud Administration Portal

    Scope of document  This document is a quick reference guide for BOARD Cloud Administration Portal activation and use.   Getting Started  As a new Cloud Customer you will receive an acti...
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  • Db empty or unavailable with .NET framework error message in SQL Log

    You might incur in the following error messages  Error: The 'DbProviderFactories' section can only appear once per config file. or Invalid Query: Unable to find the requested .NET Framework Data Prov...
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  • BOARD Excel Add-in Functions and VBA Integrations - Excel examples

    Attached, please find some examples of functions and VBA Macros applied in BOARD Excel add-in
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  • The Double Lift challenge solution

      A discussion on the traditional challenge to propagate information input at aggregate levels belonging to the same hierarchy, down to the granular level.   1   The Challenge1.1 &...
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  • Open SAP GUI from a BOARD DataView

    This article shows how to execute some custom action, e.g. open the SAP-GUI for the current row (purchase order number). A properly configured DataView component gives us the following view, containing a tab...
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  • Firewall guidelines for BOARD Client and Geomap object

    Map Images are downloaded by the BOARD client. Any user who needs to visualize a GeoMap Object needs to have access to the below resources : open connection over port 80 and 8080  http / https connections all...
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  • Opening a Capsule from a Command Line

    The following article, describes a common approach for deploying BOARD Client applications to non-experienced users. You might want to have a look at the BOARD Procedure Launcher synthax as well to read how...
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  • Kerberos Authentication

    OVERVIEW This document outlines the requirements for Kerberos Authentication as part of a BOARD implementation. These requirements may apply where Windows Authentication is used as the authentication type for BOARD C...
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  • How to estimate BOARD Client Occupancy Bandwidth

    Overview The following can be used when in need of estimating BOARD Client occupancy bandwidth or when evaluating the Network capacity to sustain the Application. The following benchmark guidelines are provided for a...
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  • Best Practices for Performance Tuning on big data models

    BIG DATA MODELS in BOARDin order to define a BOARD Solution based on a big data model the following must be true: The amount of elements composing the most granular level entities (and their number) is impor...
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  • Dataflow execution methods: high performance in depth

    BOARD Dataflow calculation methods The execution time of a single BOARD Data Flow can depend on many factors, like the size of the dataset, selections applied, sparsities etc... However, one very important element to...
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  • BOARD Server Saving Policy

    Starting from BOARD version 8 it has been introduced the possibility to change the way BOARD automatically saves data and metadata (which is in RAM) to disk.    BOARD works in-memory, so all users' inp...
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  • Rare and unintended crashes of the BoardEngine.exe

    Since Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5 release, there have been some very rare unintended crashes of the BoardEngine.exe, happening in some specific cases (dataflow execution, large report generation). The issue has been...
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