Manufacturing Forecast Solutions: Headcount Utilization

A benefit controls diagram within Vena's manufacturing forecast solution.

This post continues our four-part mini-series in which we teach you how to unravel manufacturing forecast solutions and master them for your business. In this post, we take things a step further and discuss headcount utilization planning for your manufacturing forecast solution.

Manufacturing Forecast Solutions: Demand Planning

This post continues our four-part mini-series in which we teach you how to unravel manufacturing forecast solutions and master them for your business. In this installment, we focus on forming demand planning for your solution.

Manufacturing Forecast Solutions: Establishing Controls

Manufacturing forecast solutions dashboard from Vena Solutions

This post kicks off a new four-part mini-series on our blog, in which we teach you how to unravel manufacturing forecast solutions and master them for your business. In this first post, we focus on establishing controls for your solution.

Resolution to Qlik Sense Services Error 1061

One of the first steps in upgrading your Qlik Sense installation is to stop the Qlik Sense services. And one of the last steps in upgrading is always to check that all of the Qlik Sense services have started successfully. In many client upgrades that we have done, it is not uncommon to get an […]

IBM Cognos Analytics – Conditional Notifications

Recently I was asked by a client to setup notifications for a daily report output. This is a routine request that can be addressed within the Cognos portal by creating and scheduling a job for the report. The unique challenge presented in my case however was that the client wanted results to be emailed to […]

Qlik Optimization Techniques

We have previously discussed some ways to optimize our Qlik applications. If you would like to review that post you may find it here.  I would like to expand this post with some new ideas and techniques for whenever you run into a large and complex application. First, let’s set the stage for what we […]