DabbleDB Import Tool: Release Notes

Today we have released first version of DabbleDB import tool. Unfortunately DabbleDB backup file contains no metadata information, it’s just a zipped set of .CSV files containing the data from the application. In this situation all we can do is to restore the set of tables, columns and feed TeamDesk with the data – there…

Volume 30 000 000 records is not a problem

In our previous post dealing with Handling a heavy volume we told about TeamDesk customer whose application contained 6 000 000 records. This application data volume has increased quite significantly since that time. Amazingly, but the volume exceeds 30 000 000 records. During a year and a half the number of records became more than…

Coghead Import Tool: Release Notes

03-11-2009 Minor update: fixed restoration from schema-only backups added support for decimal data type 02-27-2009 An update was released today. Here is the list of changes: Previous all-or-nothing transactional model has been deprecated. The tool still stops on first error when parsing the data model, however the data import pass now logs all errors to the…

Coghead migration program

Top story of the day: Coghead said that it is shutting down "due to the impact of economic challenges." Well, we are ready to offer help to Coghead customers with migration of their applications and the data to TeamDesk. Please check our migration program, or simply contact TeamDesk support.

Visualizing relationships

Once you have more than one table in your TeamDesk application, the relationships become its core functionality. They allow you to pull and calculate the information from related tables. To display the relationships TeamDesk provides two lists. One, accessible from the left side bar displays all relations in your application. And when you select the…

API breaking change

As a part of the preparation to enrolling new calculation feature, we've made breaking change in the TeamDesk API. Before, passing NULL as the column value to the Create() function was the sign to API to use default column value. As now we need to distinguish between column's NULL and column's default, passing NULL now…

New Chart Types

We’ve added five new chart types to TeamDesk. Area – similar to line chart, but the area below the line is filled with lighter color. Area – Stacked – displays the information the way stacked bars to, but drawn with lines. Area – Cumulative – similar to cumulative line chart. Area – Stacked Cumulative –…

More on Customization

Here is a brief demo of how to customize a predesigned application step-by-step and completely tailor it to any business on the example of invoicing application. We’ll be glad if it facilitates your day-to-day work.

Dashboards

Overview pages are called Dashboards now. But that’s not all. We have extended dashboards with ability to render sections in two columns – pretty much like it is done in forms. Moreover, now you may display the views from any table in the application.

Chart Enhancements

We have extended charts with Width and Height properties and improved visual appearance of all chart types. Bars, Columns, Line and Cumulative Line chart types are displaying values when possible. Pies now display the label, the value and the percentage within the legend and sorts the results in descending numerical order. It can also display…