This article will list some common terminology that may be used when talking about the Solver product.
|Customer||The "parent" to all tenants that your organization has purchased.|
|Tenant||An "environment" that consists of data and reports. A company can have multiple tenants (ex: dev and prod) that fall under one Company|
|DW||Acronym of Data Warehouse. Can refer to the Data Warehouse menu or the SQL database|
|DWM||Acronym of Data Warehouse Manager||Used interchangeably with DW|
|RD||Acronym for Report Designer|
The act of reporting off transactional numbers. This can be
|Cloud||Reference to the Solver Cloud Environment|
|PH||Acronym for Private Host|
|5x||Another terminology for Cloud OR Private Host.|
|Report||An unexecuted Solver Report that can be ran and produce financial numbers|
Integration packages create a link from the source system database to what is viewed in Report Designer; and ultimately the numbers that come into the application.
Reference this article on Integration packages
The process of loading data from a source ERP system into Solver.
|Connectors||A Solver product allowing you to connect supported source systems to the Solver.||Getting Started Guides found here.|
|Budget Template||A Report that can save data back to the Solver database|
|Modules||Transactional information stored in the DW or ERP and available in Report Designer for reporting.|
A specific set of transactional information.
A property of the transactional data that will never change. Created in the DW and available for Reporting.
|Design Mode||Within RD, being on the Design Tab|
|Run Mode||Within RD, being on the Run tab|
|Execution Time||The amount of time it takes to run a report while the Cancel button is still active.|
|Rendering Time||The time from after the Cancel button becomes inactive to when the report completes.|
Report Execution Time
|The total time it takes to run a report, Execution + Rendering Time.|