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Allow relinking of an existing information link to a different data source / database / table

I would like the ability to relink an existing information link to a new data source table when the table is exactly the same as the original. Currently, one would need to create a new information link or add the columns from the new table in the ...
about 8 years ago in Spotfire / Information Services 9 Future Consideration

Make the Information Designer remember where I last was!

100 times a day. Open Information Designer, navigate complex folder hierarchy, change something...close Information Designer. 2 minutes later, open Information Designer...all the folders are collapsed again, start from scratch navigating the folde...
almost 7 years ago in Spotfire / Data Access / Information Services 0 Future Consideration

Permissions for data connections similar as for information links

With information links you can simply give Access permission to the users and the info link can be used in a dashboard, without letting users browse into the folder the info link and use it. With data connections this is not possible: you must gra...
almost 4 years ago in Spotfire / Data Access / Information Services 0 Future Consideration

Better integration and usability features for Admin Tools

The Analyst client, Information Designer, and Administration Tools should be better integrated. There needs to be more productivity featured added. Here are some examples of features that would make authoring and troubleshooting much easier and le...
about 7 years ago in Spotfire / Data Access / Information Services 1 Future Consideration

Subdivide the Information Modeler license - option to limit access to create "data source" in the information designer.

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over 8 years ago in Spotfire / Information Services 0 Future Consideration

JDBC drivers - Summary with all download links

Checking for new versions of the drivers for N vendors is time consuming. The page https://community.tibco.com/wiki/tibco-spotfire-jdbc-data-access-connectivity-details#toc-35 contains some information, but you have to click through dozen of links...
almost 5 years ago in Spotfire / Information Services 0 Future Consideration

Kill existing Data Source connection to the database.

Sometimes the existing data source connection (say A)to the database hangs and no more new connections are established until the old connections are released. Though this can be increased(max connections) at data source level, a) It will not cl...
almost 5 years ago in Spotfire / Information Services 1 Future Consideration

Define information link using arbitrary SQL

Bring a custom SQL over and have Spotfire create an information link from it.
over 8 years ago in Spotfire / Data Access / Information Services 4 Future Consideration

Allow configuring user rights for information designer and data connections with identical right sets

Independet from whether data is accessed using information links or data connections a company would like to be able to control the user rights in an identical way. In our case we would like to be able to define three analyst levels where „setting...
over 3 years ago in Spotfire / Data Access / Information Services 0 Future Consideration

Define Calculated Column in Information Link

Any dynamic calculations which change by filtering cannot be defined in the Information Link. The only other option is to use Calculated Columns in the analysis, but this prevents reuse by different users and can impact consistency of the calculat...
about 7 years ago in Spotfire / Data Access / Information Services 1 Future Consideration