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The little things I love about YellowfinBI #1

Additive and Semi Additive Measures! When creating measures in your semantic layer (called Views in Yellowfin, Universes in BO, Information Maps in SAS, RPD in OBIEE etc) its important to be able to define your measures as additive or semi additive to ensure they...

Recipe for a Yellowfin GeoPack

The peeps at OptimalBI have been proving our productisation process and one of our outputs was to create an NZ GeoPack for our Yellowfin partner and thought we'd share the approach we took to deciding on it's content. If you're not sure what a GeoPack is then check...

Map your data with Yellowfin

With the recent release of Yellowfin 7.1 mapping and geospatial capabilities were greatly enhanced and Yellowfin introduced us to GeoPacks, which are a brilliantly simple way to map your data and add to it. As they describe it 'making world class mapping available to...

Using a custom Header and Footer in Yellowfin

We use Yellowfin as the reporting layer for our MagnumBI platform for many reasons, one of them is customisation. Yellowfin have designed their product so you can change it to match your own style and brand it.   PRE-REQUISITES Before you get started there's a...