Monatsarchiv: Oktober 2014

Let there be light: Data visualization with SAP Lumira

GIS and Business Intelligence (BI) are buzzwords you hear together increasingly often (see also our articles on GISconnector, which we consider a low-cost, easy-entry BI solution). Inspired by this article from iX magazine I decided to have a look at the „self-service BI“ solution SAP Lumira. Lumira is an analysis and visualization tool and SAP offers a freely downloadable version. There is also a standard edition with more features that sets you back almost 1,000 $. The workflow in the application...

GISconnector: The beginning of a beautiful friendship between ArcGIS and Excel

As of September 2014, we at Ernst Basler + Partner distribute the application GISconnector for Excel in Switzerland. GISconnector is a software created by Germany-based GI Geolabs. In this article, we highlight the new possibilities that arise through the close interconnection between ArcGIS and Excel. Contact us if you have any questions or if you’re interested in a demonstration in a screen sharing session. But first things first: What does GISconnector offer to you? It combines the capabilities of ArcGIS Desktop and...