Author: Irfan Ahmedirfan-ahmed

ReportMiner 6.4 Webinar: New Features Revealed

Our latest webinar, ReportMiner 6.4 New Features Revealed, demonstrates new automatic features that make it the most intelligent, user-friendly software on the market today. The webinar covers the following useful new features that automate many time-consuming manual tasks, saving you time and increasing your data […]

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Congrats to the Winner of Our Customer Reference Campaign

We recently ran a campaign to generate updated customer testimonials for our website and a partner portal. The response was amazing and we are fortunate to have such great customers. We want to thank all of our customers who took the time […]

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Exciting New Features in ReportMiner 6.4 Revealed!

We’re launching a major new upgrade of ReportMiner that makes it the most intelligent and user-friendly data mining tool on the market. ReportMiner enthusiasts and anyone interested in data mining is invited for a sneak peek in a complimentary half-hour […]

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Astera Is One of KMWorld Magazine’s 100 Companies that Matter in Knowledge Management

We are pleased to announce that Astera has been named one of KMWorld Magazine’s 100 Companies That Matter in Knowledge Management. In today’s business environment, it’s more important than ever to be able to fully leverage enterprise information assets. Organizations […]

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We Make Enterprise Software People Actually Love!

A recent article by Jon Kolko in Harvard Business Review calls for vendors to “Make Enterprise Software People Actually Love.” The author posits that there is a big change happening—the lines between business software and consumer software are becoming more […]

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Facing the New Energy Future

  How a Major Electric Utility Customer Improved Business Agility Today’s utilities are facing a lot of uncertainty about the future direction of their business and industry. Market forces such as the democratization of energy, the popularization of solar energy, […]

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Infographic: How Data Integration Drives Business Agility

According to Forrester Research, business agility is “the quality that allows an enterprise to embrace market and operation changes as a matter of routine.” Data integration drives high quality data and low latency for rapid analysis and decision making. Astera […]

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Leading the Industry: Astera Data Integration for Business Users

Suddenly data integration for business users, or do-it-yourself data integration, or self-service data integration—whatever you want to call it—is all the rage. Informatica dubbed 2014 “the year of cloud-based self-service data integration.” Solutions Review.com reported in August that Gartner’s 2014 Magic […]

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Check Out Our New Explainer Video

We’re very excited to introduce our very first explainer video. Because it is so key to what drives our software development at Astera, this video highlights how our Centerprise Data Integrator software can be used by business users to accomplish […]

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Using Dataflows in ReportMiner 6.2

ReportMiner enables users to build and run dataflows. A dataflow is a graphical representation for sources, destinations, transformations, and maps. Report models can be used as sources in dataflows in order to leverage the advanced transformation features in ReportMiner. Let’s […]

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Exporting Data in ReportMiner 6.2

ReportMiner exports data to any destination you choose. You can export data to Excel, delimited files, and fixed length files, or a to a database such as Microsoft SQL Server, Access, PostgreSQL, and MySQL. For example, if you wish to […]

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Saving and Testing a Report Model in ReportMiner 6.2

Now that we’ve learned how to create a report model in ReportMiner 6.2, we’ll explore how to save and test our report model. Report definitions are used by ReportMiner to correctly parse, interpret, and assign data as it is fed […]

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Creating a Report Model with ReportMiner 6.2 – Part 2

Last week we discussed how to extract Header data in order to create a report model. This week we’ll learn the details of how to create the fields that make up the Header. Adding Fields There are two ways to […]

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Creating a Report Model with ReportMiner 6.2 – Part 1

ReportMiner liberates business data trapped in printed documents such as reports, bank statements, and invoices in popular formats such as PDF, PRN, TXT, XLS, and XLSX. That electronic data can then be integrated into company databases and leveraged for operations […]

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ReportMiner 6.2 for Business Users is Here!

We’re announcing today the release of ReportMiner 6.2. This version has extensive improvements in the user interface that enable business users with little or no technical background to easily accomplish a wide range of data extraction tasks without employing expensive […]

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