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Add ability to allow people to see how an information link is built but not modify it

As an admin, I frequently get asked about what is behind an information link. It would be nice if I had a group or permission that users could be assigned to where they could view how an information link is built but not be able to modify it or cr...
about 6 years ago in Spotfire / Information Services 2 Future Consideration

Provide a popup when folders are dragged/dropped/moved

It is too easy to accidentally drag and drop a folder to a new location. It would be nice to be prompted along the lines of -- do you really want to move this? -- before you can drag/drop a folder.
about 6 years ago in Spotfire / Information Services 1 Future Consideration

Ability to union table components

The information designer allows you to union two data sources, say two SQL views, but you can only do this if the views are the same size, which is a huge limitation. For example, I have two tables -- Header 1 and Header 2. One as 100 columns and ...
over 6 years ago in Spotfire / Information Services 1 Future Consideration

Possibility to export validation results

Besides validating single information model elements, the Information Modeler also allows to validate complete folders. As a result Information Modeler displays a list of issues detected. When validating folders this list may contain quite a numbe...
over 6 years ago in Spotfire / Information Services 0 Future Consideration

Multiple marking to get data into detailed data on demand visualization which uses stored procedure as source

when you are working with the huge data sets. we usually built two visualizations in a page. one as base visualization and other as detailed visualization liked to base visualization. base visualization is data connected to information link and th...
over 6 years ago in Spotfire / Information Services 0 Future Consideration

Enable ability to add DB hints to information link without using freehand SQL

Hints are sometimes useful to improve performance of an information link but can only be added as FREEHAND. Freehand then locks the SQL and changes to filter parameters aetc are not honored
over 6 years ago in Spotfire / Information Services 0 Future Consideration

Ability to pass analysis Title along with SQL to Oracle, e.g. as a comment

In order to help identify problem queries in Oracle, we'd like to pass the title of the dxp (or name of Information Link) as part of the SQL. We are able to do this with other reporting tools by using built-in system variables for Userid and repor...
over 6 years ago in Spotfire / Data Access / Information Services 1 Will not implement

Better control of Information Services database jobs and scheduled updates to improve system stability

With Resource Monitor it's possible to set limits on how many open analysis Web Player can have and how much memory Web Player can use but this barely scratches the surface of what we want to set limits on to assure the stability of a large Spotfi...
over 6 years ago in Spotfire / Information Services 0 Future Consideration

Data Source Configurable timeout setting

In the Information Designer/Data Source, we would like to have a way to configure a data source timeout. We want more granularity to terminate connections if queries takes too long to execute from the application/client level. (Note that this is ...
over 6 years ago in Spotfire / Information Services 4 Future Consideration

Add pass-trough column naming patterns in Pivot Conditioning of the Information Designer for creating new Information Links

Pivoting functionality in Information Links helps reduce load time by pushing data preparation to server. Currently Pivot Conditioning functionality in Information Link dialogue of Information Designer does not allow Column name expressions for pa...
over 6 years ago in Spotfire / Information Services 0 Future Consideration