2016-03-09: Boston

Welcome, Introductions and Summit 2016 - June 13-17 in Reno, NV
Presented by Brittany Pope, Customer Development Manager, Information Builders

KEYNOTE: WebFOCUS 8 New Features
Presented by Dennis McCarthy, Sr. Systems Engineer, Information Builders
This session covers highlights of the current version of WebFOCUS 8105 and the next generation. See how these new features can make your development of Business Intelligence Systems faster and easier than ever before. We’ll also provide an update on the latest release roadmap.

InfoAssist Update
Presented by Dennis McCarthy, Sr. Systems Engineer, Information Builders
WebFOCUS InfoAssist continues to deliver the most comprehensive reporting solutions to business professionals. In this session, we cover key features and updates for WebFOCUS InfoAssist including calendar controls, new excel format and charting. We cover how to create and design persuasive charts to communicate information effectively.

Let's Talk Big Data: How Does it Fit into Your Environment?
Presented by Alex Fletcher, iWay Solutions Architect, Information Builders
In this session, we will discuss the role(s) Hadoop can play in an enterprise and how Information Builder's iWay Hadoop Data Manager can facilitate its adoption. iWay HDM provides an easy to use interface for data ingestion, transformation and data quality, all native within the Hadoop ecosystem and is Hadoop vendor agnostic.

WebFOCUS for Excel
Presented by Bob Hoffman, Senior Systems Engineer, Information Builders
This session will provide tips and techniques for building complex spreadsheets that take advantage of the latest in spreadsheet technology.

QuikMetrix - Configure, Don't Build Your Next WebFOCUS Portal!
Presented by Roger Panfil, President, RDC Biz
Learn about a truly configurable template that delivers a fully functional WebFOCUS 8 Portal for display and charting of metrics/measures/key performance indicators (KPI's) in a matter of weeks without requiring any application development.
 

9:00 - 9:30 a.m. Registration and Networking Breakfast

9:30 - 10:00 a.m. Welcome, Introductions and Summit 2016 - June 13-17 in Reno, NV
Presented by Brittany Pope, Customer Development Manager, Information Builders

10:00 - 10:45 a.m. KEYNOTE: WebFOCUS 8 New Features
Presented by Dennis McCarthy, Sr. Systems Engineer, Information Builders
This session covers highlights of the current version of WebFOCUS 8105 and the next generation. See how these new features can make your development of Business Intelligence Systems faster and easier than ever before. We’ll also provide an update on the latest release roadmap.

10:45 - 11:30 a.m. InfoAssist Update
Presented by Dennis McCarthy, Sr. Systems Engineer, Information Builders
WebFOCUS InfoAssist continues to deliver the most comprehensive reporting solutions to business professionals. In this session, we cover key features and updates for WebFOCUS InfoAssist including calendar controls, new excel format and charting. We cover how to create and design persuasive charts to communicate information effectively.

11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Let's Talk Big Data: How Does it Fit into Your Environment?
Presented by Alex Fletcher, iWay Solutions Architect, Information Builders
In this session, we will discuss the role(s) Hadoop can play in an enterprise and how Information Builder's iWay Hadoop Data Manager can facilitate its adoption. iWay HDM provides an easy to use interface for data ingestion, transformation and data quality, all native within the Hadoop ecosystem and is Hadoop vendor agnostic.

12:00 - 12:45 p.m. Networking Lunch, hosted by Information Builders

12:45 - 1:30 p.m. WebFOCUS for Excel
Presented by Bob Hoffman, Senior Systems Engineer, Information Builders
This session will provide tips and techniques for building complex spreadsheets that take advantage of the latest in spreadsheet technology.

1:30 - 2:15 p.m. QuikMetrix - Configure, Don't Build Your Next WebFOCUS Portal!
Presented by Roger Panfil, President, RDC Biz
Learn about a truly configurable template that delivers a fully functional WebFOCUS 8 Portal for display and charting of metrics/measures/key performance indicators (KPI's) in a matter of weeks without requiring any application development.

2:15 p.m. Q&A and Raffle Giveaways 


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