Experts Say 2014 Will Be the Year of the Business User

Happy New Year!Happy New Year business users!  It appears that 2014 will be YOUR year!  Forecasts for the business intelligence industry are rolling in and all fingers seem to be pointing at the business user.  Here is what a few of our favorite analysts and news sources had to say: Read more

Executive Q & A with Jay Shipley, Director, Engineering

Jay ShipleyIt has come to our attention that you’ve been a bit like Santa in his workshop, crafting a big surprise.  Can you give us any details?

For years, business users have been using Microsoft Excel to analyze and share data.  It’s a very flexible tool, but is limited when it comes to protecting the data in your spreadsheets.  We routinely hear stories about people sending sensitive information within spreadsheets to the wrong people or tediously copying and pasting data into separate files for different audiences.  There are some options on the market for password protecting entire spreadsheets, but we were surprised to find that there really isn’t anything out there that helps protect the data itself. Read more

Best Practices Using NoetixViews Workbench for Customization Management – Part 2

By Bryan Walton, Director, Engineering at Noetix

Today we continue our three part series featuring best practices for those using NoetixViews Workbench for customization management.  In Part 2 below, we discuss some common mistakes and ways to avoid them.  We encourage you to contact us at info@noetix.com with questions.   Happy Holidays! Read more

Best Practices Using NoetixViews Workbench for Customization Management – Part 1

By Bryan Walton, Director, Engineering at Noetix

From the time we introduced NoetixViews Workbench last year, the solution has won several industry awards and been adopted by many of our customers.  Now we have a list of best practices for those using Workbench for customization management.  There is lots of great information here, so we’ve broken it out into three blog posts.  Below, Part 1 discusses several proactive steps you can take to optimize your customizations environment.   We encourage you to contact us at info@noetix.com if you have any questions.  Enjoy! Read more