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Pragmatic Works Blog

Your source for SQL Server and Business Intelligence expert insight and the latest Pragmatic Works' news.

What is TWID?

Posted Aug 17, 2016 by Pragmatic Works

Having trouble staying up-to-date with everything going on in the data world? Do you feel like you can't keep up with water cooler talk about industry topics? Have no fear, Pragmatic Works is here to help you become a thought leader within your organization.

Introducing Task Factory's File Gateway Task

Posted Aug 16, 2016 by Manuel Quintana

Greetings everyone! As you may have seen in our recent summer release blog, there are a lot of features new to our tools. Today, we're going to have a look at another fantastic tool from our Task Factory product - the File Gateway Task!

Don't Be Delta – 3 Tips Keep Your Data Center Out of the News

Posted Aug 15, 2016 by Matt Gordon

Delta Air Lines has been in the news a lot in the last couple of weeks for all the wrong reasons. News reports have been full of pictures and videos of massive lines at airports, people sleeping at gates and sob stories from stranded travelers thanks to a massive computer outage affecting all of Delta’s systems. If you’re a regular Delta traveler it’s a nightmare, and if you’re in IT for Delta, these are probably some of the worst days of your career.

Power BI Custom Visuals - Calendar Visualization

Posted Aug 11, 2016 by Devin Knight

In this module, you will learn how to use the Calendar Visualization Power BI Custom Visual. The Calendar Visualization is a very unique visual that allows you to show the distribution of values across a calendar.

Highlights of Pragmatic Works Software Update 2016.3

Posted Aug 11, 2016 by Devon Stiles

In our recent webinar, Brian Knight, John Welch and the Pragmatic Works Software Team announced the newest releases of Task Factory, BI xPress and LegiTest. Here's a recap of some of the new features and enhancements in our suite of tools that can help you improve your data solutions.

We've Had a Busy Summer

Posted Aug 08, 2016 by Kim Stinehour

Hi everyone! My name is Kim and I'm the HR Manager here at Pragmatic Works. It’s been a hectic summer for Pragmatic Works in the Jacksonville office and I'm excited to share a few updates with you. 

Power BI Custom Visuals - Card with States

Posted Aug 04, 2016 by Devin Knight

In this module, you will learn how to use the Card with States Power BI Custom Visual. The Card with States allows for you to have a value displayed with an indicator that can be manually adjusted or data-driven. Check out http://okviz.com/ for more details on this and other visuals or view my previous blog posts.

EXPOSED: 9 Truths and a Lie for Our 9th Anniversary

Posted Aug 03, 2016 by Devon Stiles

Last week to honor our 9th Anniversary, we posted 9 truths and a lie about the history of Pragmatic Works and asked you to try and pick out the lie. In the poll, about half of the results correctly identified the lie, and the rest of the results were pretty scattered. Today, we're here to uncover the lie and share some of the evidence regarding the truths. 

Take Me Out to the Ball Game!

Posted Aug 02, 2016 by Tim Moolic

Twenty one members of the Pragmatic Works Sales Team took a trip to steamy Fenway Park last week to celebrate an awesome Q2 in software sales .  The Sales Team sat in the sun-drenched seats where it was over 100 degrees with no relief other than beer and lots of water.  Unfortunately, the Sox lost in a nail biter when Detroit’s Miguel Cabrera homered in the 9th inning to end the tie game.   All agreed the next sporting event will be a Bruins ice hockey game. :)

Key Takeaways from WPC 2016

Posted Aug 01, 2016 by Adam Jorgensen

I just got back from Microsoft's Worldwide Partner Conference in Toronto. I was there with our alliance team and it was an incredible week! We joined over 16,000 other partner leaders to hear about what Microsoft has planned, how they want to work with us and to give them feedback on how things have been going.

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