Excel is the number cruncher par excellence. From just a spreadsheet that
replaced lotus1-2-3 it turned into a behemoth. The various add-ons to EXCEL
has enormously enhanced the product to what it is today. An Excel based
unique product exceL4apps brings them together. Here is the homepage for this
There are products separate for Oracle and SAP.
GL Wand Oracle
Budget Wand Oracle
Reports Wand Oracle
GL Wand SAP
Report Wand SAP
You can download free trials and here is what GL Wand for Oracle solution
It is an Excel-based financial reporting solution to use with Oracle
e-Business Suite 11i or 12. It claims, "GL Wand enables highly efficient and
secure financial reporting, shorter month ends, and faster refreshes with
ad-hoc inquiry and drill downs."
The best way to know about it is to download (from the link a... (more)
Featuring PaaS for Internet of Things
Connecting and controlling any device on the internet is easy and cost
effective if you can buy into Ayla's IOT Cloud Platform.
Cloud based services on the Ayla IoT Cloud Fabric are invoked by software
agents embedded in the IoT Connected devices and the mobile device apps.
Since this is a complete end-to-end scalable solution Ayla Networks provides
a number of benefits for the customers:
Simple to implement Accelerate development Lower Cost Scalable Reduced risk
Agility Read details here:
Well there are quite a few ven... (more)
In my previous post some of the cross-platform app development tools/programs
were described in a general way. In this post I describe the Intel XDK tool
From here you can jumpstart your App development skills after downloading the
Intel XDK. You can write once and deploy to several platforms.
create cross-platform apps it is only suitable for some simple, inexpensive
apps. In order to buld more complex apps you need a single language to access
A step-by-step procedure to create a Azure RemoteApp Service.
Please review this post before you proceed with this one:
In order to get on to it, you need to sign up by following this link:
You will be directed to the next screen here where several services are
Scroll down and click on TryIt button for Azure RemoteApp as shown.
Since I have already signed up I get the following screen. I did receive an
You may have to log in a couple of time... (more)
According to Woody Leonard's post on InfoWorld, the following recent patches
do more harm then good.
It appears that Microsoft has taken them out of its site. If it is installed
uninstall them as they may cause Windows to freeze creating Blue Screen
horros in Windows 7 and Balck Screen horrors in Windows 8.1. Windows updates
causing problems (sometimes) is not new to me.
In Windows 8.1 search for Windows Updates from Search in charms and pick up
view installed updates history.