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An Alternative to Custom Imports — The JSON Lookup Retrieval

The lookup feature is a commonly used aspect of m-Power where developers wish to pull external appliations into an existing application. Many times developers need to only pull in a specific value from an external application. They will use a custom import to accomplish this. However, if this value needs to be on all rows … Continue reading An Alternative to Custom Imports — The JSON Lookup Retrieval

Implementing Parameter Calculations

Perhaps one of the most misunderstood features of m-Power is the Parameter Calculation. Parameter calculations allow an end-user to pass ad-hoc values directly to an application. Unlike record selections, these values do not limit the data-set returned. Instead, they are often used in secondary calculations or with conditional calculation logic. The intent of this posting … Continue reading Implementing Parameter Calculations