What we’re looking at here is the development process for creating an interactive dashboard. Step 1: Data Source Tier Identify your compliant data source(s). Step 2: Connectivity Tier Identify and develop your connectivity methods. Step 3: Visualization Tier Use Xcelsius point and click methodology to create visual models. Step 4: Visual Model Deploy SWF file to portals, website, PowerPoint or other publishing options. RUNTIME: You have now created a stand-alone model that connects directly to your database without passing through Xcelsius, or other application! Visual models connect directly to the data source via XML data feeds or Web services.
Crystal XCelsius Engage 2008 Data Connection for Advance By Sigit Yunanto
1. Create an interactive presentation with point-and-click. 2. Output final interactive analytic or presentation to Dashboard Manager, any web page, PowerPoint, Outlook or PDF – with just one click! 3.