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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..


Gok87created the topic: Ming.le pros and cons

Ming.le pros and cons

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Gok87replied to: RE: Lawson LTM - HRM Interface debugging

Hi Kelly I heard that Employee bank details cannot be interfaced to S3. Is that true ? Gokulkumar.

4 hours ago

Gok87replied to: RE: Knowledge about web service in landmark

Thanks Kelly yes i will do that..

5 hours ago

Gok87created the topic: Landmark LTM- Performance issues

Landmark LTM- Performance issues

5 hours ago

Jason Beardreplied to: RE: Web service calls *FROM* Lawson

Scott - There is nothing within the Lawson 4GL that would facilitate this type of integration. You could "shell out" of the COBOL and execute somet...

6 hours ago

Jason Beardreplied to: RE: Add-Ins Peformance Issues

Jeff - as John said, that is a drastic measure however I'm not sure I agree that it shouldn't be required. It depends on your use of add-ins and the...

6 hours ago

Jason Beardreplied to: RE: Criteria in DME call - Is there an "IN" option

Laura - Is your filter intent to improve performance, enforce security, or simplify the results for the user? I've built similar screens where I re...

6 hours ago

Jason Beardreplied to: RE: New custom program

vJs - Yes, you can get a return from the script using the following syntax CALL "system" USING WS-COMMAND GIVING WS-RETURN-COMMAND. Where ...

6 hours ago

kcmillercreated the topic: EDI failure

EDI not transmitted to GHX

10 hours ago

LauraBryantreplied to: RE: Criteria in DME call - Is there an "IN" option

John, Thanks for the response. I'm not sure if the OR function will work for this. The string can have 1 acct unit or 1000. How long can the criter...

13 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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