January 2010 - October 2010, Including extensions. Came from Ford Credit.

 

  • Decreased project timeline and application accuracy for a project to convert reports from Business Objects to WebFOCUS in support of driving forward BI reporting analytics.

 

  • Improved the development efforts by analyzing the pre-existing reports and testing the new WebFOCUS reports.

 

  • Improved the user experience by creating new dashboard applications, simplified parameter pages, and reports with advanced level summary graphs and drill-downs to extensive detail reports.

 

  • Decreased development time by creating significant Proofs of Concept (POCs) to demonstrate various advanced level concepts to solve difficult requirements.

 

  • Increased application security by developing the security mechanism used for data level security between WebFOCUS and Teradata. This mechanism could also be used for application or report level security.

 

  • Increased user buy-in by creating significant dashboard applications with advanced level graphs detail reports.

 

  • Decreased development time by interfacing directly with the business users, end-users, and management to determine the scope, requirements, estimates, and project deliverables.

 

  • Decreased issue analysis and resolution tune by creating and maintaining complete application documentation.

 

The following is a sample of one page in the dashboard:

WebFOCUS  Consulting