• Speed Test Performance: definition of parameters and BOARD functionalities

    The Speed Test functionalities verify the operation performance of the CPU, Disk access times and GPU Type. Through these you can check if any unexpected decrease in performance might be due to hardware. &...
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  • Considerations for automated Office file refresh and Broadcast in Log-Off Mode

    Microsoft does not currently recommend, and does not support, Automation of Microsoft Office applications from any unattended, non-interactive client application or component (including ASP, ASP.NET, DCOM, and NT Serv...
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  • Troubleshooting: Blank Screen while Connecting to Board Web Server

    When connecting to BOARD 10 Web Server using Internet Explorer, a blank screen prompts out.   Problem Cause: Browser IE 11 is working in compatibility mode with Internet Explorer 9    Problem Solut...
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  • Troubleshooting: BOARD SAP Connector service fails to start

    At the end of BOARD SAP Connector installation on Windows Server, the service doesn’t start properly. When trying to start the service manually (using the Windows Services - services.msc), the fo...
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  • How to: Configure the BOARD Cloud On-Premise Connector

    IntroductionBOARD Cloud Connector is a powerful connectivity service that provides a single, standard data interface to a wide variety of popular SaaS and on-premise (behind the firewall) applications and da...
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  • How To: Set parametric WHERE clause for SAP Connector in a BOARD Procedure

    WHERE Clauses can be included in the SAP Query. This implies the edit of the SAP Connector Query as the WHERE condition changes. A different and flexible approach can be taken in case a parametric WHERE...
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  • How to: Use BOARD SAP Connector through HTTPS

    BOARD SAP Connector offers the capability to enable SAP data extraction via HTTPS.  In this article we will describe how to set up the Connector and your environment to use this new feature. BOARD SAP ...
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  • Troubleshooting : BOARD Web Authentication fails

    This article is applicable from BOARD 10 onwards   Overview We live in a world where people, machines and devices are always connected. In this scenario the time is inherently important to the function of serv...
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  • How to: approach and improve the Screen Performances

    Screen Design and Performance: an example A well configured BOARD Screen always optimizes Functionality User Interface Performance It might happen that focusing on only one of the above, will negatively effec...
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  • How To: Choose whether to define an information as an Entity or Infocube

    Opportunity to define an entity as a dimension and as a tree entity In some particular cases, reporting requirements might put the developer in front of a dilemma: define information either as an entity or as an infoc...
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  • How To: Use the Board CLOUD Shared Storage

    The BOARD Shared Storage is a CLOUD resource that can be optionally provided in your Cloud Instance.  It is a Data File Storage that is accessible from any BOARD Application resident on a BOARD Cloud Instance lik...
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  • How To: Configure SAML Authentication on BOARD

    Starting from BOARD version 9.0 onwards, SAML 2.0 login is supported, via HTTP Post request. This short technical how-to explains the basics of the configuration.   Part 1: Configure SAML Authentication on the B...
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  • ROLAP Cubes on Oracle DWH and Timeout issues

    This article is intended for all customers using Oracle Datawarehouse to receive information from Board through ROLAP Cubes. This is applicable also to other Datawarehouses whenever you are encountering timeout issues...
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  • Troubleshooting: Extract infocube

    Extracting an Infocube (using a procedure command) produces a .txt file as well as a .cfg file which contains its structure.   During database tuning activities and/or during the normal maintenance activities, th...
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  • Version Sub-Optimized warning message

    When running the "Verify" integrity check on InfoCube versions, or changing the max item number of an entity in the Entities tab, you might receive the following message:     Let's Pretend you have a cube...
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  • Common mistakes in BOARD relationship model

    1. Indirect Relationship Missing In a BOARD database, relationships define an n-to-1 (or 1-to-1) connection between elements of the more granular entity to the more aggregated one. These entities would be referre...
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  • Focus Functionality explained

    The focus feature is applicable on BOARD hierarchies only: it keeps the selection on one entity and resets the selection on all other entities of the same tree/hierarchy.   You can find the focus function in the ...
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  • How to discover the ODBC connection string

    Perform the following actions in order to determine your ODBC connection string settings: Create a text file and save it with the extension .udl Double click the .udl file to launch the data link configuration windo...
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  • How to repair and prevent missing relationships in hierarchies

    MISSING RELATIONSHIPS: ORPHANS In BOARD relationships and hierarchies, "orphans" are members of a BOARD entity that are not related to any member of the parent entity/ies. For example, if a relationship exists betwe...
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  • Recommendations to improve BOARD Server Performances when running on VMware

    According to VMware the most of the performance challanges in VMware are caused by wrong BIOS Settings (i.e. Power Saving settings) Please check the following article to know more about POWER SAVING Settings and ...
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