Category Archives: user

Creating a Great User Experience

Components of a Great User Experience A great user experiencing has three critical components 1) Gets the job done 2) Simple to use 3) Easy to customize For the purpose of illustrating how InfoSilk meet these goals, here is sample … Continue reading

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List, Card & Detail Views

List View The List View is the ideal method to interact with your Database Tables and Views. When we sat down to build this view, we wanted to create the best, most intuitive way to interact with Databases. The List … Continue reading

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Interactive Query vs Fixed Reports

Interactive Query Most reporting products are designed around the concept of fixed reports. The user needs some information from the database and the report programmer defines the fields to display, the field formatting, the filter criteria and the sort order. … Continue reading

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Webify Your Database

What Does Webify Mean? Webify is often taken to mean the transformation of your data from your database to something that can be displayed on the web such as HTML or XML. We take take this concept beyond this technical … Continue reading

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Enabling Self Serve Reporting

Increasing Reporting Requirements The need to share up-to-date information with employees, customers, suppliers and other stakeholders is an increasing requirement in today’s environment.   A number of factors are driving this increase in demand. Every company has new reporting requirements … Continue reading

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Customization Ease & Power

Customization Requirement Customization is the ability to modify a report to more clearly fill the business requirement. Customization includes filtering, column selection, sorting and summarizing the data in a report. To hit the sweet spot for end users, the customization … Continue reading

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Exporting and Auto Emailing

Exporting InfoSilk’s export capabilities enables the exporting of data from any view to a variety of formats including Excel, Word, PDF, CSV and text files. Emailing The data can also be emailed to a group of users on either a … Continue reading

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Editing Your Data

Editing In addition to its powerful reporting features, InfoSilk allows you to create Web applications for updating the data in your databases with a multitude of security features. All the user interface functionality you would expect from the best data … Continue reading

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