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Article Series on Design Studio, Part 9: Putting It All Together

Our focus, in this article series, is to show you how you can use Design Studio to make business processes simpler and easier-to-perform. In a previous article (see http://www.danalytics.com/guru/letter/archive/2007-11.htm) we focused on using Design Studio’s Page Designer to render a simple list of vendors and display their open invoices. Taking this concept even further--by combining Portal Page Designer, a Portal Page Data Query (DME) object and a form object (a “formlet”) customized using Form Designer--this article demonstrates the delivery of a comprehensive solution to a real business problem. I’m extremely grateful to The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) for letting me share this story with you.  Read More..


JimYreplied to: RE: Rel 10 4GL Error

Looks like an access issue for either the folder or the object itself.

2 hours ago

jrbledsoe001created the topic: GL20 Posting account activation

GL20 Posting account activation

14 hours ago

Jimmy Chiureplied to: RE: Anyone using Sql Server 2014

Runs fine with SQL 2014.

16 hours ago

Jimmy Chiureplied to: RE: Will there be LSF 11 in near Future ?

The sharepoint goes away in Ming.le 12. The free foundation version of Ming.le goes away also. There will be only 1 version of Ming.le 12 and the in...

16 hours ago

Endlessknightcreated the topic: Lawson 10 Budget Upload?

Greetings all, I have a budget that was created in excel that I would like to upload into Lawson 10. I have the Infor Lawson Budgeting User Guide b...

17 hours ago

JimYreplied to: RE: SQL Query of Encrypted Data (SSN)

We weren't able to do it using Sql so we used a Landmark Transaction node to extract it. It un-encrypts it.

18 hours ago

jaherbcreated the topic: Rel 10 4GL Error

Migrating to Cloud Rel 10

19 hours ago

Woozycreated the topic: SQL Query of Encrypted Data (SSN)

How can I use SQL to decrypt EmployeeIdentificationNumber data?

19 hours ago

Brian Allenreplied to: RE: Trying to use the mass assignment RM tool for 10 upgrade

The LDAP page size could be preventing the full update.  KB 1203121 has some info on increasing the page size.

19 hours ago

Kat Vreplied to: RE: RQC for Capital Requisitioning

I do not know if RQC is a separate form. We have it on RQC, RQ10, PO20, and Finance has it on a few screens as well.

19 hours ago

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Inforum 2014

Although I didn’t attend Inforum 2014, this is the backdrop against which I watched the keynotes via streaming video and digested the executive/analyst briefings. “’Designing emotion into the product is now something you really have to think about explicitly and measure yourself against’, says Brad Smith, CEO of Intuit, the maker of personal finance and […]

We’re Number One!

It’s not often that one gets to say “we are the best”, but Medstar Montgomery Medical Center (MMMC) now has that honor. I’ve had the privilege of working with MMMC [formerly Montgomery General Hospital] for over a decade.  Truly a fantastic group of IT professionals, and I’m proud to be part of their team!  So, […]

Another Update on Alleged Patent Infringement

Back in 2011, Lawson responded to an Alleged Patent Infringement by replacing Requisition Self-Service (RSS) with Requisition Center (RQC). In the meantime, Lawson has been acquired by Infor, but the patent case still lingers. Here’s an update. Some of you might have received this notice from Infor, and are unsure how this might impact your […]

The Untimely Passing of a Legend

We learned today that our dear friend, Matthew Allbee, passed away over the weekend after a long battle with cancer. The last time I saw Matt was just a couple of months ago at Inforum, and while he certainly wasn’t well, I had no idea it would be the last time we would talk. I […]

Time To Rename LawsonGuru ?

With Lawson S3 and M3 customers adopting integrated Infor products, is it time to expand and rename the LawsonGuru Letter and LawsonGuru.com? I thought it would be fun to ask the community for advice. Here are some ideas:Filed under: Infor, Infor Acquisition

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