OpenEdge Whitepapers

ADU

Automation/Deletion Utility for QAD Enterprise Applications

 Progress® Services® Automation/ Deletion Utility (ADU) makes archiving and deleting data simple. Our user-friendly interface lets you control and schedule the archiving process. Invoices, orders, transaction histories and customer information—you tell it what to archive and when.
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Multi-tenant

Multi-Tenancy Overview

To understand multi-tenancy as a database concept it is easiest to start with the original derivation of the term, which, of course, comes from the familiar world of real estate. An apartment building provides multi-tenant housing, serving any number of tenants—from individuals who live alone, to couples, groups, and families of various sizes. Within the apartment building, each of these tenants has its own set of requirements for accommodations, storage space, and utilities.
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OpenEdge BPM: Top 25 Workfow Solutions

CIO Applications: 25 Workflow Solutions Transforming Business

Organizations today are finding the silver lining in workflow applications. Companies that envelop their environment with workflow applications have a competitive advantage—with streamlined business operations and enhanced productivity.  Progress OpenEdge BPM was named one of the top 25 workflow solutions transforming business today by CIO Applications magazine.  Find out why...
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Multi-tenant Table

Solutions Brief: Multi-Tenant Tables

The Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) market continues to grow, with little signs of slowing. According to leading analyst firm, IDC, from 2015 to 2016 there was a 137-percent increase in the number of organizations using at least one cloud application to improve IT productivity, increase agility and decrease IT expenditures.    

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Enable a Pace Layered Approach

Enable a Pace-Layered Approach to Business Technology

While aware of the complexity of digital business, business users cannot understand why their business applications don’t work the way their mobile apps do. They have run out of patience. And IT has run out of time. Adopting a pace-layered strategy in order to serve as an enabler of business innovation can bridge the gap. 
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Overview - Progress Academy

Progress Academy is an affordable, valuable OpenEdge instructor-led training class designed specifically for aspiring OpenEdge developers to provide them with the necessary fundamentals to become a productive member of your team after graduation.
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corticon

Progress Corticon for OpenEdge

Progress® Corticon® Rules for Progress® OpenEdge® is a combination of two industry leading technologies used to automate decision making logic with agility and business control, helping organizations make better, smarter and faster decisions. The rules engine is used to separate business logic from application code in order to accommodate faster, and business driven, change.
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ABL

Solution Brief: Progress DataDirect OpenAccess for OpenEdge

When it comes to reporting, business intelligence (BI), and SaaS integration, you need to ensure you have the right plan and tools to deliver an optimal solution to your market. For your Progress OpenEdge applications, read this solution brief to find out why Progress DataDirect OpenAccess is the best solution to securely integrate your applications with virtually all your reporting tools and BI analytics.
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2015 Data Connectivity Outlook

Whitepaper: 2015 Data Connectivity Outlook

In this second annual Data Connectivity Outlook from Progress DataDirect, you'll get vendor-neutral information based on input from hundreds of DataDirect customers from around the globe, including C-level managers, data scientists, business analysts and developers. Survey results include trends around currently installed database technology as well as emerging database technologies. Read this paper to discover which vendors have staying power, which ones are closing the gap, and which ones will likely be consolidated.
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Table Partitioning Improved Data Availability and Manageability

Solution Brief: Table Partitioning for Improved Availability and Manageability

Table Partitioning can greatly enhance the availability, manageability, and performance of almost any enterprise database.  It allows customer data to be better organized in storage, increasing the speed of data access and reducing total operational costs. 

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White Papers

Whitepaper: The Top 5 Trends in BPM

Written by industry expert Neil Ward-Dutton, this revealing, information-packed report examines the top 5 trends we can expect to see in the BPM space in the coming months – including the emerging technology and supplier trends.
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Data Sheet

Overview: Improve Available and Manageability with Progress OpenEdge 11.4

Applications built with OpenEdge are reliable, easy-to-maintain, cost effective and service-enabled. With the release of OpenEdge 11.4, we focused on data availability and manageability updates.
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ABL

Overview: Advanced Business Language (ABL)

This product overview describes the technical specifications for Advanced Business Language (ABL), the programming language for Progress OpenEdge application development. OpenEdge developers can create one set of code to express business processes, and deploy it to multiple platforms, services and clients.
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White Papers

Whitepaper: The Power of Synergy

This paper examines the intersection of BPM and BRMS technology on the Progress® OpenEdge® platform: what they are, how they interact, and why this is of key importance to the agility, accuracy, cost and compliance of your business process.
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White Papers

Whitepaper: Accelerating Time to Value with OpenEdge BPM and Corticon

Gary Calcott examines the challenges faced by a mid-sized European company to adapt to rapid changes in the competitive landscape within a traditional system of business rule logic embedded within software code. The company leveraged Progress OpenEdge BPM along with Progress Corticon BRMS.
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Data Sheet

Overview: Applications Designed for Change (Progress OpenEdge BPM and Corticon BRMS)

Business analysts and developers need to be able to define application workflows in a more agile fashion, if they are to design applications for future change. Discover how the Progress BPM and BRMS solution can future-proof your applications while improving business policy enforcement.
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RDBMS

Overview: OpenEdge RDBMS

Whether you use Windows, Linux, or any major UNIX system, one key answer is: by deploying your services and applications on Progress® OpenEdge® RDBMS. This is a high-performance, relational database that scales from single-user laptop systems to massive multiprocessing environments that support thousands of concurrent users and terabytes of data.
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White Papers

Whitepaper: Accelerate Time to Value and Increase Business Flexibility

Nucleus Research found Progress OpenEdge customers and partners deliver application innovation at a faster pace and lower overall cost than competing development environments.
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White Papers

Whitepaper: Seven reasons to build business applications on BPM technology

This new report from MWD Advisors outlines the seven key benefits ISVs can achieve by building their business applications on BPM technology
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White Papers

Whitepaper: Getting Started with Progress OpenEdge in the Amazon Cloud - A Three-Part Series

If you are considering making use of the services available from the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) in order to run your OpenEdge application, then this series of papers are for you. Each paper provides a detailed step-by-step set of instructions to aid you in getting started quickly and easily.
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