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DIT Data Browser

DIT’s Data Browser is a toolkit for rapid development of web-based interfaces to visualize, analyze, manipulate and act upon data that is maintained in one or more data sources. The browser provides staff and decision makers the ability to search for, view and use operational data that is otherwise hard to access. Data Browser is both a component and a standalone application. As a component, Data Browser speeds development by including standardized reports with searching, filtering, and exporting into your application with minimal integration time. As a standalone application, Data Browser provides much of the functionality of expensive reporting engines at a fraction of the cost in licensing, resources, and training.

DIT’s Data Browser is configurable to provide data security and role-based access to your data sets. When integrated with an existing application, the Data Browser component can leverage your app’s roles and identities to limit or expand the data set available to the current user. Our standalone Data Browser app can be deployed with roles and identities of your choosing, integrated into your Active Directory or LDAP environment, or as self-contained accounts with no access to other resources on your network.

Features

  • Search and filter capabilities available directly on the report screen
  • Grouping layouts
  • Export to CSV, Excel, PDF, MS Access, Word, XML
  • In-place editing
  • Insertion and deletion of records
  • Modifiable display allows add/remove columns, reordering and sorting
  • Configurable search and filter form supports complex logical queries
  • XML config file generator allows power users to prepare new reports
  • Save report settings for rapid access later

Benefits

  • Speeds development by providing a configurable component for existing or new apps
  • Alternative to expensive reporting packages that is easy to install and easy to use
  • Standalone application can be deployed with minimal configuration
  • Limits access to data through arbitrarily complex queries, mitigating the risks associated with direct access to data sources
  • Integrates with native Active Directory, LDAP, or other identity providers, or utilize the standalone app’s built-in accounts

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