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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..

Jimmy Chiureplied to: RE: Mingle -> InforOS experience

Let's start with Infor stopped supporting LS as STS authentication back in March 1, 2019. So you went thru couple years of YE patching without issue a...

2 weeks ago

Colleen Bertagnollicreated the topic: Spousal Life coverage reduction

New spousal life plan with coverage reduction - how to have the reduction look at employee's age

3 weeks ago

Greg Moellerreplied to: RE: SQL Help

Here's the query that @Elliott came up with to help me out: with CS (ConnectionString) as ( select cast(cast(substring(attrbinaryvalue,1,550) as ...

3 weeks ago

DPHcreated the topic: Division of Responsibilities

We've had some personnel changes recently in our company, so we're thinking now may be a good time to review how some payroll-related tasks ar...

3 weeks ago

Greg Moellerreplied to: RE: SQL Help

I got an answer on the Infor Communities page so thought I'd share here... you might be better off selecting by EntryCategory = 5 (which is "Data S...

3 weeks ago

Janet Malavetcreated the topic: HIBC Fields

Is there a field to add HIBC

3 weeks ago

Greg Moellercreated the topic: SQL Help

Using SQL to report the SmartNotes Data Sources and their values

3 weeks ago

Colleen Bertagnollicreated the topic: BN11.1 Postal Code Tables

How does the eligibility on using Employee Group and postal code table work

3 weeks ago

John Henleyreplied to: RE: Life Age Reduction on benefits plans

Hopefully I understand your question. Yes, you can specify an age-based reduction table on BN17.3/BN17.4 for a dependent life plan.

4 weeks ago

Colleen Bertagnollicreated the topic: Life Age Reduction on benefits plans

How to set up reduction amounts for supplemental plans

4 weeks 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:

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