Self-Service Analytics

Embedded Ad Hoc Reporting: Developers’ Golden Goose

The importance of delivering easy to use ad hoc reporting capabilities in your applications will soon reach a critical point. In this blog, we’ll cover why ad hoc matters to your users, why it will matter to your support and development teams, and why you should embed self-service capabilities in your application.

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3 Ways Embedded Analytics Helps Improve Application Usage and ROI

Maintaining your current customer base is a vital part of expanding your business, and increasing usage of your application is one of the best ways to do that. Embedding analytics in your product can improve your time-to-market, save your development team time, effort, and capital, and improve your users’ analytics experience. But it can also be one of the best ways to increase user usage of your product. Here are the top 3 ways:

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Buy vs. Build: 5 Factors in Making the Right Analytics Investment

One of the most common issues that we hear from customers needing to provide analytics to their application users is deciding whether to develop their own reporting, utilize an open source charting library as a starting point for development, or license and embed a 3rd party analytics solution into their software. In this blog, we’ll go over 5 important factors to consider when making a decision.

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Creating a JReport Dashboard on Salesforce.com Data Using CData JDBC Driver

Our recent partnership with CData enhances JReport’s connectivity to Salesforce.com (along with many other data sources) enabling live data access from dashboards and reports. The Data JDBC driver allows JReport to query data using SQL. This article details the process for connecting JReport to Salesforce.com as a JDBC data source to start creating dashboards and reports. Establishing a…