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Video: Informer Agile BI

“Agility is a great word to use in the context of BI [Business Intelligence] when you’re trying to create an alternative to the traditional, full-scale approach to data analysis,” says Jeff Zabin, analyst firm Gleanster’s research director. “It speaks to the...
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Informer Power Users Road Show A Big Hit!

  One of the questions we typically hear when doing Informer training is “Where can I find a reference for these script calculated columns?”  Usually we would respond with sites such as w3schools.com or some other JavaScript reference site.  I didn’t want...
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Informer Helps Keep Emergency Notification System Data Fresh for Westminster College

Q/A with Kyle Rima at Westminster College The college purchased a new emergency notification system and they wanted the system updated frequently. We created an online form that students, faculty, and staff could use to update their emergency contact information...
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Informer Saves the Day…Again!

by Jeff Jones, Systems Analysis, Fresno Pacific University Entrinsik’s Informer was the star of our most recent major project. We just completed the (long overdue) merge of Benefactor into Ellucian’s Colleague Advancement.  Our multiple conversion passes were substantially more accessible...
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Atlantic Cape Community College Extends Its Business Intelligence Environment with Informer

Q/A with the ITS team at Atlantic Cape Community College Tell me a little about your institution.  Atlantic Cape Community College is an accredited, co-educational, two-year, public, community college located in both Atlantic County and Cape May County in New...
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Goodbye DUG!

I always look forward to the annual Datatel User Group Conference (DUG). I started attending in 2005 while I was the Director of Administrative Systems at Wake Technical Community College, and now as Customer Services Director at Entrinsik. Whether it’s...
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Hartwick College Uses Informer’s Live Excel Integration to Improve the Institution’s Bottom Line

Q/A with Jason Jameson at Hartwick College. Early in my career at Hartwick I built our Excel based “Daily Giving Report” as a means to provide my office with a snapshot view of current years giving with year-to-date comparisons to...
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Valparaiso University Sees Immediate Improvement in Financial Reporting and Analysis Across Campus Using Informer

by John Bowker, Coordinator, Management Information Systems at Valparaiso University Valparaiso University started using Informer in February, 2011 after having been a “somewhat satisfied” user of Query Builder since our conversion to Datatel’s UniData platform in 1998. Our users began using...
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Video: McDaniel College Discusses the Value of Informer Operational BI at ICON

Cathy Brown at McDaniel College, winner of Entrinsik’s 2012 Operational Business Intelligence Award, discusses how Informer quickly and easily provides the reporting and analysis tools her decision-makers need to best leverage tight higher education budgets.

Entrinsik Honors Operational BI Award Winners at Informer User Conference

Entrinsik announced the winners of the 2012 Operational Business Intelligence (BI) Awards.  The awards were presented at a networking luncheon at the 2012 Informer User Conference (ICON) held this year at the Raleigh Marriott City Center in beautiful Raleigh, NC. As sponsor...
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