Lyon, September 7th, 2021 Vanilla 7 Vanilla 7 is available for download. New in version 7: Functional improvements and new features New Vanilla Hub Functions (new data sources, API support in Auth2.0, publication to Architect and Data4Citizen, Release management) New Architect Functions (new metadata, Data4Citizen metadata) New BiGateway Functions (Metadata Architect support, Data4Citizen publication, json file support) Document validation workflow (reports, dashboards) and comment cycles Outsourced management of dynamic textual content (report, dashboard) Technical improvements and novelties Component update: Eclipse 18.12, Java 8, Solr 7 Support for Jetty 9 & Tomcat 9 application servers Evolution of the architecture: separation of Runtime and WebApps: facilitates the setup of clusters facilitates the implementation of Cloud / SaaS versions in distributed architecture Update of the Birt version to version 4.7 (version 4.8 and version 4.9 compatible) New centralized and secure API for publishing datasets to Data4Citizen, our Open Data platform Update of map functions: pooling of resources, update of ArcGis APIs, improved support for WFS protocol Update of functional application servers: Data4Citizen 21.09 update GeoServer 2.18 update For more information on how we can help you to develop together your Business intelligence project, your Data Analysis and Mining projects, please contact us at email@example.com
Lyon, March 23th, 2021 Vanilla 7 RC4 Vanilla 7 will be available in Release Candidate 4 this coming April 2021 New in version 7: Functional improvements and new features New Vanilla Hub Functions (new data sources, API support in Auth2.0, publication to Architect and Data4Citizen, Release management) New Architect Functions (new metadata, Data4Citizen metadata) New BiGateway Functions (Metadata Architect support, Data4Citizen publication, json file support) Document validation workflow (reports, dashboards) and comment cycles Outsourced management of dynamic textual content (report, dashboard) Technical improvements and novelties Component update: Eclipse 18.12, Java 8, Solr 7 Support for Jetty 9 & Tomcat 9 application servers Evolution of the architecture: separation of Runtime and WebApps: facilitates the setup of clusters facilitates the implementation of Cloud / SaaS versions in distributed architecture Update of the Birt version to version 4.7 (version 4.8 and version 4.9 compatible) New centralized and secure API for publishing datasets to Data4Citizen, our Open Data platform Update of map functions: pooling of resources, update of ArcGis APIs, improved support for Wfs protocol Update of functional application servers: Data4Citizen 21.04 update GeoServer 2.18 update For more information on how we can help you to develop together your Business intelligence project, your Data Analysis and Mining projects, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Lyon, November 23, 2020 Data4Citizen 20.11 Data4Citizen, the fastest growing Open Data infrastructure, was officially released today. Data4Citizen version 20.13 includes the following new features : Functional improvements and new features Management and Display of Metadata Update of the information sheet for each dataset, with many new metadata (producer, source data, mentions and rights, frequency, etc.) Possibility to choose the display order of the columns in the tables Possibility to display the rows of the table in "portrait" mode Export and download: Possibility to filter the columns available in the API Ability to filter the columns available in downloads Harvesting of a data set: possibility to modify the parameters of an existing harvest (frequency, filter value) Setting up colors for routes in Gtfs files Technical improvements and technical novelties Improvement of the performance of the extension "parameterization of data sets" (removal of complete preloading) Infrastructure Platform Validation with Drupal 9 (however, the SaaS versions remain in Drupal 8.9 pending the porting of existing extensions) Support of the "White label" widget on many CMS (Liferay, WordPress, Typo3, Exo, Jalios, Joomla) Support for WordPress 5 in addition to Drupal 8 & 9: data visualization page (excluding configuration plugins) For more information on how we can help you to develop your Open Data Project, please contact us at email@example.com
Lyon, November 4th 2020 Data4Citizen & WordPress Data4Citizen, the fastest growing Open Data infrastructure, is now powered by WordPress Bpm-Conseil, the company behind Data4Citizen successfully completed the integration of a custom dataset viewer with WordPress to make Data4Citizen “WordPress compliant”, which includes the Web Data Explorer interfaces “October was a tremendeous month for Data4Citizen. Now, you can choose between Drupal and WordPress when you want to add Open Data to a Website project : just turn to Data4Citizen and you can run a Ckan server in background with any of those CMS, and enjoy our extensions to setup your Ckan. Great News : Our partners can now accept Open Data projects with existing WordPress customers” said Patrick Beaucamp, Bpm-Conseil President For more information on how we can help you to develop your Open Data Project, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Lyon, October 20, 2020 Data4Citizen & Drupal 9 Data4Citizen, the fastest growing Open Data infrastructure, is now powered by Drupal9 Bpm-Conseil, the company behind Data4Citizen successfully completed the migration of all the API and functions to make Data4Citizen “Drupal9 certified”, which includes all our extensions and the Web interfaces “We’ve been working hard to clean our last functions from any old versions of Php and symfony, to get an up-to-date set of functions and API, ready to run inside Drupal9 CMS. As usual, our technical team successfully faced this challenge. Even it’s still early to start the migration of our customer base with Drupal 9, because most of the Drupal8 modules - from the community – that our customers have added - are not yet Drupal9-ready, we are now in position to accept and start new projects with Drupal9” said Patrick Beaucamp, Bpm-Conseil President For more information on how we can help you to develop your Open Data Project, please contact us at email@example.com
Lyon, October 4, 2020, Data4Citizen 20.10 Data4Citizen, the fastest growing Open Data infrastructure, was officially released today. Data4Citizen version 20.10 includes the following new features : Direct update of Geojson (outside of the csv file) Support of GoogleSheet data source User Story: interface for creating a story on data, and visualization from the portal in the form of sliders GTFS support: full support of GTFS files, with display of routes on maps Filter on Map : ability to filter from the dataset catalog based on a selection on a map Creation of packages: possibility of creating data packages (and associated properties) for deployment between servers Possibility of modifying harvesting parameters Availability of Choroplethes Card Possibility to put points with color on the cards Flourish DataSet Support For more information on how we can help you to develop your Open Data Project, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Lyon, June 5, 2020 Data4Citizen & Gatsby Data4Citizen, the fastest growing Open Data infrastructure, provides now a Gatsby connector, which allow Gatsby developers to create new Web Sites by using Data4Citizen resources (DataSet) like any other resources inside Gatsby "Starting today, any developer can use Data4Citizen resources like any other resources usually powered by Gatsby, such as CMS contents. This is a tremendeous features for anybody looking to generate multiples WebSites, using a single repository of “CMS-like” resources and “OpenData-like” datasets. This opens the door for new development, using Data4Citizen as a background infrastructure to manage OpenData resources. That’s the ultimate feature for Website generator projects" said Patrick Beaucamp, Bpm-Ceo Consulting & President For more information on how we can help you to develop your Open Data Project, please contact us at email@example.com
Lyon, June 3, 2020 Data4Citizen 20.06 Data4Citizen, the fastest growing Open Data infrastructure, was officially released today. Data4Citizen version 20.06 includes the following new features : Ability to change the default view for each dataset Ability to add source file encoding when creating a dataset Possibility to choose a column to define the color of the points on a map Ability to add a creation date to a dataset (regardless of the real creation date) Access to default analysis for datasets in private mode Automatic renaming of columns when names have duplicates Ability to remove the background image from a dataset Vanilla cube creation interface Sending an alert email when creating a new reuse Enhancements : Improvement of the data set creation/modification interface Filter on the visibility of datasets Selection of datasets from the drop-down list in the "data dictionary and tooltip" section Correction of the size of the map icons for smartphones Management of possible spaces (at the beginning and end of column names) when adding a dataset Correction of the maximum length of the title of the datasets Interpretation of carriage returns in the dataset description Improved error messages when creating a map Improvement of the management of the file separators and of the coordinates column for the creation of a map Renaming fields, when adding a geojson file, which may cause problems when displaying the map (reserved names) Improved management of missing datasets during harvesting research Ability to check all columns in the data dictionary For more information on how we can help you to develop your Open Data Project, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Lyon, April 7th, 2020 Just a simple comparison between Data4Citizen and Open Data commercial solution, not really open ... Just wake up and take a decision in favor of your numeric independancy Sujet Data4Citizen Commercial Solution Comment Portal Technology Drupal 8.6 Proprietary CMS Drupal offers endless possibilities to design custom interfaces Open Data Database Technology Ckan Proprietary Geo Server Technology GeoServer N/A Public extensions X N/A All Drupal extensions can be added to the Data4Citizen portal License Open Source Commercial Source Code X N/A SaaS Plateforme X X On Premice Platform X N/A Data4Citizen can be downloaded and installed on local instances Hosting Local country Amazon Customer can choose the country location Tracking Platform Matomo Google Analytics Matomo is authorized by the French CNIL (GPRD) Search & Indexation engine Solr Elastic Search API Usage Unlimited Limited No commercial / tariff limitation with Data4Citizen ETL Integration Vanilla ETL N/A Vanilla ETL provides a bi-directional connector with Data4Citizen DashBoard Integration Vanilla Dashboard N/A Vanilla Dashboard can be source and target for a Data4Citizen instance Unstructred data Integration Vanilla Hub N/A Vanilla Hub allows the integration of unstructured data, Web Services… For more information on how we can help you to develop your Open Data Project, please contact us at email@example.com
Data4Citizen 20.03 Lyon, March 1, 2020 Data4Citizen, the fastest growing Open Data infrastructure, was officially released today. Data4Citizen version 20.03 includes the following new features : Improvement of the resource update process Dataset dashboard with improved accessibility and management of rights by users / groups for updates Integration of GeoJSON format files as input resource during harvesting of external resources Improved custom views interface Data4Citizen allows the creation of Vanilla cubes (use of column properties, such as facets and measures) Possibility to delete an organization and possibility to delete a theme from the Web interface Default footprint setting on the tab dedicated to personalized maps Switch to PHP7.3-FPM and Drupal 8.8.x for new installations Optimization of the data dictionary configuration: Ability to automatically select all columns, editing the description of a field in the data model, optimization of the configuration of the Map tooltips For more information on how we can help you to develop your Open Data Project, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Vanilla 6.6 General Availability Vanilla 6.6 is available for download, with numerous new features in the domain of Geo support, Chart evolution, Open Data integration, Dataviz functions, ETL functions Vanilla 6.6 new features documentation Vanilla 6.6 server and studio download place For more information on how we can help you to develop together your Business intelligence project, your Data Analysis and Mining projects, please contact us at email@example.com Vanilla 6.6 is a LTS version, as the last release for the serie 6
December, Wednesday 18th, 2019 Metropolis and City of La Rochelle standardize their Open Data Infrastructure with Data4Citizen Metropolis and City of La Rochelle selected Data4Citizen to standardize their Open Data Infrastructure, in replacement from a commercial hosted Open Data public platform and a in-house development “The choice of La Rochelle is interesting, insofar as the City and the Agglomeration take the control back of their infrastructure. By promoting Open Source, La Rochelle managers send a clear message to regain control of their digital independence” said Patrick Beaucamp, Bpm-Conseil Ceo & Chairman For more information on how we can help you to develop your Open Data Strategy, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
November, 7th, 2019 Data4Citizen 19.11 Data4Citizen, the fastest growing Open Data infrastructure in France, has been officially released today. Data4Citizen version 19.11 includes the following new features : New Configuration interface, a collection of Drupal extension Switch to chart.js chart library to power the dataviz interface Custom search engine, with support for D4C, Ckan, ODS, Socrata and DataGouv datasource New visualization : Word Count, Calendar, Time frame, Tree Enhanced integration with Vanilla : Metadata creation, Vanilla Dashboard support Security management at the dataset level Native Support for spatial servers such as GeoServer and ArcGis New interface to manage External users Gestion des ré-utilisateurs sur les jeux de données Refresh dataset visualization interface : larger, faster, with some new cool features Update of the Integration with Vanilla, now supporting Vanilla 6.6 (ETL, Data Preparation, Architect, Dashboard, Kpi Loader, Metadata Explorer) to turn Data4Citizen either as a provider or as a consumer of datasets For more information on how we can help you to develop your Open Data Project, please contact us at email@example.com
Lyon, October 20th, 2019 Vanilla 6.6 Preview Vanilla 6.6 is available for our partners, it’s a server side and development studio release, with some new features, All charts for the platform are now with a new graph library - chart.js New functions to define maps (multiple support) and native support for GeoServer and ArcGis Ability to place DataViz and DataPreparation maps in dashboards Many improvements BiGateWay (documentation, typing columns, geocoding) Vanilla Metadata offers new properties for DataViz Vanilla Analysis offers multi language interface at label level Vanilla Dashboard offers new components and an improved data grid Advanced integration with Data4Citizen (porting of data types and metadata) 6.6 GA version will be available in november 2019
September, 24th, 2019 Grand Nancy goes with Data4Citizen for its OpenData Platform Grand Nancy Metropolis selected Data4Citizen for the implementation of its new Open Data platform “This is an awesome new project, and a challenging one ! Our challenge was to support Grand Nancy’s commercial Geospatial platform, ArcGis, and we did it ! Grand Nancy selected Data4Citizen after a long process, and we proved them that we can delivere on time” said Patrick Beaucamp, Bpm-Conseil Ceo & Chairman For more information on how we can help you to develop your Open Data Project, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Website of Ministry of Territorial Cohesion and Relations with Local Authorities Environment, Energy and Sea Ministry is now powered by AklaBox Search Platform
September, Monday 2nd, Website of Ministry of Territorial Cohesion and Relations with Local Authorities Environment, Energy and Sea Ministry is now powered by AklaBox Search Platform The French Ministry of Territorial Cohesion and Relations with local authorities, successfully deployed this week its new web portal using open source technologies such as Drupal, Mysql, Apache, Nginx, etc. The search engine - The heart of the new Interface - was developed by BPM-Consulting, using open source technologies like Zookeeper, Solr, Nutch. WebSite is online : https://www.cohesion-territoires.gouv.fr/ “This is the second Ministry deployed with our search infrastructure, after the French Ministry of the Environment, Energy and the Sea last year. We worked with the same teams as the previous project, scaling the infrastructure to support multiple indexes in parallel, upgrading all open source components to get the most out of each component. We are delighted to work with departmental teams in charge of institutional websites”, said Patrick Beaucamp, Bpm-Conseil Ceo & Chairman For more information on how we can help you to develop your own internal Search Engine, please contact us at email@example.com
April, 19th, 2019 InfoCom94 goes with Data4Citizen for its OpenData Platform InfoCom94, the most important IT service provider for the cities located in the South of Paris, selected Data4Citizen for the implementation of its new Open Data platform “This is another Win-Back, and a challenging project to migrate InfoCom94 infrastructure from a commercial Platform to Data4Citizen, our Open Source Open Data Platform. InfoCom94 has done a serious study, went through a tender process … and we won it” said Patrick Beaucamp, Bpm-Conseil Ceo & Chairman For more information on how we can help you to develop your Open Data Project, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Data4Citizen 19.3 Data4Citizen, the fastest growing Open Data infrastructure, has been officially released today. Data4Citizen version 19.3 includes the following new features : Interactive Maps viewer, with cluster of datapoint and facets to filter data Support of new maps type, such as French IGN map New interface to allow registered users to build and save their own maps New kind of datafile available for upload and download Refreshed datavisualization interface with cool new graphs Direct API access on each dataset Enhanced integration with Vanilla Hub, which provides additional services such as update on existing dataset and clustering of geojson datafiles Integration with Vanilla 6.4 (ETL, Data Preparation, Architect) to turn Data4Citizen either as a provider or as a consumer of datasets For more information on how we can help you to develop your Open Data Project, please contact us at email@example.com
Vanilla 6.4 Vanilla 6.4 is available for download, it’s a server side and development studios release, with cool new features : Multiples 'Get From' and 'Push To' to accelerate data and metadata sharing between studios, as part of the deep integration between modules Vanilla Data Preparation : Support for new type of files New interface to type columns New interface maps visualization Workflow visualization Vanilla Architect : Integration with BiGateWay Integration with Data Preparation Vanilla Hub is now part of the standard packaging Vanilla ETL : Revival of the sql optimization component Support for new type of file (architect, geojson) Feature to update Metadata Vanilla Metadata : Support for new external sql security mechanism to filter on data New type method for column : geo, date Vanilla portal : Direct access to Metadata queries Update of the dataviz interface Support for Data Prepatarion Maps Vanilla Analysis : update of the Map visualization WebReport : new Wizard interface WebDashboard : New Wizard interface Direct support for R FlexDashboard Update of the Data4Citizen Open Data Integration 'Vanilla 6.4 explores new ways for data manipulation, bringing column typing and maps in all our interfaces, and providing extended support of Vanilla Architect data files' said Patrick Beaucamp, Bpm-Conseil Ceo and Chairman. Vanilla 6.4 new features documentation Vanilla 6.4 download place For more information on how we can help you to develop together your Business intelligence project, your Data Analysis and Mining projects, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
City of Libourne goes with Data4Citizen for its OpenData platform The City of Libourne, one of the most important cities of the Metropolis of Bordeaux, selected Data4Citizen for the implementation of its OpenData portal. 'The city of Libourne deploys its Open Data architecture as a global data repository for all the smart 'city applications' under development, using powerful Data4Citizen set of API' said Patrick Beaucamp, Bpm-Conseil Ceo and Chairman. For more information on how we can help you to develop your Open Data Project, please contact us at : email@example.com
ANFR goes live with Data4Citizen The National Frequency Agency (ANFR), a public institution whose mission is to plan, manage and control the use, including private use, of the public domain of radio frequencies goes live with Data4Citizenfor its OpenData portal. 'ANFR project, a win back from a commercial Open Data platform, is where we want to be : data sharing, open data, with respect of open standards ... anywhere, anytime ! At reasonable and predictable cost !' said Patrick Beaucamp, Bpm-Conseil Ceo and Chairman. For more information on how we can help you to develop your document management and paperless project, please contact us at : firstname.lastname@example.org
Vanilla 6.2 Vanilla 6.2 is available for download. Vanilla 6.2 comes with a set of new features, including but not limited to : GPRD compliancy, Vanilla Data Preparation, a new User module to work with any kind of data (text, excel, sql, Hadoop, Vanilla Architect, Vanilla Metadata), Vanilla Forms Editor, a simple integrated interface to create forms on sql data, Vanilla extension for LibreOffice, New set of features for WebDashboard, FlexBoard, Portal, Metadata, WebReport … 'Deployment of Vanilla 6.2 has started for existing customers since Q3-2018, and we target 100% migration of our customers base by Q1-2019' said Patrick Beaucamp, Bpm-Conseil Ceo and Chairman. For more information on how we can help you to develop together your Business intelligence project, your Data Analysis and Mining projects, please contact us at email@example.com
Sictiam goes with Aklabox for its Project to setup a Document Management Infrastructure Sictiam, a multi-collectivities service provider in IT has chosen the AklaBox platform for the deployment of a Document Management Infrastructure to his members, soon 200 public institutions in 3 departments. Project comes with a close integration with Ozwillo, a software platform endorsed by Sictiam to manage user access and software subscription. Project comes also with the implementation of LibreOfficeOnLine for online document collaboration. 'We are honored to have been chosen by the Sictiam for their infrastructure project for a new Document Management offer to their members, and we take this choice as a recognition of our Open Source model which places open the door to close integration with other platforms at API level' said Patrick Beaucamp, Bpm-Conseil Ceo and Chairman. For more information on how we can help you to develop your document management and paperless project, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
BPM to present Data Science extensions for Libre Office at LibreOffice Conf Patrick Beaucamp, Bpm-Conseil Ceo and Chairman will present our Data Science extension for Libre Office during the LibreOffice Conference in Tirana, 25-28 sept 2018. BPM extensions make available usage of R package inside any spreadsheet, using the spread sheet as a dataset, as a form to input parameter or as a global interface to power Calc functions with additional R functions. The BPM development team has proven experience in Libre Office, through the creation of extensions for AklaBox, Vanilla and Data4Citizen, and the deployment of LibreOffice Online within AklaBox for online publishing of documents. For more information on our LibreOffice extension and how we can help you to deploy LibreOffice Online, please contact us at email@example.com
Sagis to partner with Bpm to deploy Vanilla version 6.2 at Regional Administration, Réunion Island Sagis, one of the leading System Integrator in Reunion Island wins the 'Vanilla' deployment tender at Conseil Regional de La Réunion, associated with Bpm-Conseil for the support and training parts. 'We are pleased to begin our collaboration with Sagis for this ambitious Vanilla deployment project in Reunion Island' said Patrick Beaucamp, Bpm-Conseil Ceo and Chairman. 'As an integrator of Business Intelligence solutions based in Réunion island, Indian Ocean, we are delighted to collaborate with BPM-Conseil on this project, to be able to deploy Vanilla, a french open-source solution, and thus participate to the economic development of our island by accompanying the Conseil Régional de la Réunion to endow itself with a high-performance business intelligence platform' said Lionel Roux, associate SAGIS. For more information on how we can help you to develop together your Business intelligence project, your Data Analysis and Mining projects, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
SDIS68 (Haut Rhin) selected Vanilla v6.2 for its next Business Intelligence Infrastructure SDIS Haut Rhin has awarded Bpm-Conseil for the deployment of its next business intelligence platform and the development of several functional lots (Operational, Finance, Human Resources). 'We are honored to win this project, which is a win-back business intelligence infrastructure project with the implementation of functional lots. The choice of SDIS68 is a recognition of the relevance of our value proposition for French SDIS. The objective of the first project –a set of specific Kpi displayed on Reports and Maps - is an area on which we have developed real expertise, through our successful project with SDIS34. Together with SDIS68, we double the game' said Patrick Beaucamp, Bpm-Conseil Ceo and Chairman. For more information on how we can help you to develop together your Business intelligence project, your Data Analysis and Mining projects, please contact us at email@example.com
Vanilla 6.2 to be compliant with GDPR guidelines BPM-Conseil will deliver early in June Vanilla 6.2, a fully GDPR compliant platform that will help companies to support their GDPR strategy and deploy GDPR compliant applications. Both flagship platforms, Vanilla Business Intelligence and Vanilla ETL, have now some functions to identify GDPR information, eventually make those information anonymous, and functions to package 'GDPR compliant information' for other modules like Data4Citzen, our Open Data platform. The flagship modules Architect (MDM), BiGateWay (ETL) and Metadata (BI) of the said platforms, which stand as 'data designer' modules, provide ETL and BI developers with the expected functions, making life easier to of any DPO. 'Vanilla 6.2 is a major upgrade of Vanilla 6 series, with numerous new features, together with a clean set of functions to support GDPR instructions. We have been working hard for months now to review how we can help our customers with this important subject. We will make Vanilla 6.2 available in june, once our early deployments will be validated' said Patrick Beaucamp, BPM-Conseil Ceo and Chairman. For more information on how we can help you to develop together your Business intelligence project, ETL projects, Dashboard projects, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
City of Garges goes with Data4Citizen for its OpenData Platform The City of Garges, one of the most important cities in the north of the Paris region, selected Data4Citizen for the implementation of its OpenData portal. 'The city of Garges will implement a non-intrusive Open Data architecture, on the same model as what has been successfully deployed in Bourgogne Franche-Comté. Data4Citizen's 'Saas / On Premise' mixed model is a real asset for deployments in public-private clouds' said Patrick Beaucamp, BPM-Conseil Ceo and Chairman. For more information on how we can help you to develop your document management and paperless project, please contact us at email@example.com
The Document Foundation welcomes BPM Conseil to the project’s Advisory Board The Document Foundation (TDF) announced today that BPM-Conseil, a company focused on open source business intelligence based in Lyon (France), has joined the LibreOffice project’s Advisory Board. BPM-Conseil will develop the integration of LibreOffice with its business intelligence solutions Aklabox and Vanilla, and also create business intelligence related extensions for LibreOffice. More information can be found in the original post : https://blog.documentfoundation.org/blog/2018/05/18/bpm-conseil/
ANFR goes with Data4Citizen for its OpenData Platform The National Frequency Agency (ANFR), a public institution whose mission is to plan, manage and control the use, including private use, of the public domain of radio frequencies selected Data4Citizen for the implementation of its OpenData portal, which purpose is to publish its different datasets and maps, using its OpenData database. 'We are delighted to have been chosen by ANFR for their project to set up their new OpenData platform. Data4Citizen will allow simple deployment of interconnected data and internal data' said Patrick Beaucamp, Bpm-Conseil Ceo and Chairman. For more information on how we can help you to develop your document management and paperless project, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Cesson Sévigné goes with AklaBox for its Collaborative Document Management Project The city of Cesson Sévigné has chosen the AklaBox platform for the deployment of its new Collaborative Document Management Platform, including several facets: a project management, a fine integration with the IceWarp collaborative messaging platform, an implementation of LibreOffice OnLine for online documents collaboration and an API integration with proprietary softwares (Berger Levrault and Abelium). 'We are honored to have been chosen by the city of Cesson Sévigné for their innovative document management platform, which set collaboration at the center of technical and functional processes.This project is also a large Libre Office Online deployment project' said Patrick Beaucamp, BPM-Conseil Ceo and chairman. For more information on how we can help you to develop your document management and paperless project, please contact us at email@example.com
City of Blagnac goes with Aklabox for its paperless project The city of Blagnac has chosen the AklaBox platform for the deployment of its project of document management and dematerialization of public markets, a structuring project whose medium-term objective is to set up document management processes within different services of the city. “The dematerialization of public contracts, for procurement procedures and for open data on the essential data of contracts, must be effective for French authorities as of 1 October 2018. We are delighted to have been chosen by the city of Blagnacfor their ambitious dematerialization project, because it is an ambitious project with very clear guidelines in terms of objectives and deadlines”said Patrick Beaucamp, Bpm-Conseil Ceo and Chairman. For more information on how we can help you to develop your document management and paperless project, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Weishardt selected Vanilla version 6 as its new global Business Intelligence Platform Weishardt, the world's 4th largest gelatin producer, has selected Vanilla version 6 for the implementation of its new business intelligence infrastructure, replacing a commercial solution, in order to deploy its dashboards across the enterprise. “We are honored to win this tender, which is an infrastructure project with the implementation of complex dashboards. Weishardt's choice is a recognition of Vanilla's functional fit when it For more information on how we can help you to develop together your Business intelligence project, ETL projects, Dashboard projects, please contact us at email@example.com The BPM Team
OpenDataLocale goes with Data4Citizen for its OpenData platform OpenDataFrance, as part of the OpenDataLocale experiment, and Territories Numeriques BFC, regional coordinator and experimentalist selected Data4Citizen for the implementation of an OpenData portal in order to present the first data sets produced by the experimenters (actors in the public sphere who voluntarily initiated a public data opening approach). 'We are delighted to have been chosen by OpenDataFrance and BFC for their ambitious project to implement methods and tools for the OpenData implementation of public data. Data4Citizen will allow a simple deployment of interconnected data and data published on the site data.gouv.fr' said Patrick Beaucamp, Bpm-Conseil Ceo and Chairman. For more information on how we can help you to develop your Open Data strategy, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
University of Corsica goes with AklaBox for its paperless project The University of Corsica has chosen BPM-Conseil and its partner Cocktail Office for the deployment of its document management and paperless project. 'We are delighted to have been chosen by Pasquale Paoli University for their disruptivepaperless project. We are also delighted to be working again with the Cocktail Office teams, with whom we have in the past made various business intelligence projects with the Vanilla platform' said Patrick Beaucamp, Bpm-Conseil Ceo and Chairman. For more information on how we can help you to develop your document management and paperless project, please contact us at email@example.com
Vanilla 6 Vanilla 6 is now available for immediate download, after a 'crazy last run' to provide extra features such as Vanilla FlexBoard and KpiMaps for Vanilla Portal. We already introduced about WebDashboard, WebArchitect and WebMetadata … we are happy to have released version 6 with CMIS support, RStudioAddIns integration and our new FlexBoard module to design Analyics Dashboards … For more information on how we can help you to develop together your Business intelligence project, your Data Analysis and Mining projects, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Groupe des Chalets turns to Vanilla Groupe des Chalets, one of the leading real estate actor of Toulouse, is turning back to Vanilla for its new Business Intelligence Platform, in replacement of its Open Source Pentaho infrastructure. 'It’s a key win-back, as we are used to manage more and more over the last past months. Groupe des Chalets takes an important place in an unprecedent wave of migration from outdated Open Source platforms like Pentaho or over-expensive platforms such as Tableau. Customers are no more afraid to change their mind, based on criterias such as product future or cost evaluation, to maximize their ROI' said Patrick Beaucamp, Ceo of Bpm-Conseil For more information on how we can help you to develop together your Business intelligence project, your Data Analysis and Mining projects, please contact us at email@example.com
Conseil Départemental de l’Aveyron selected Vanilla version 6 for its Business Intelligence Infrastructure Conseil Départemental de l'Aveyron has awarded Bpm-Conseil for the deployment of a business intelligence platform and the development of several functional lots (Social Assistance, Finance, Human Resources). “We are honored to win this project, which is an infrastructure project with the implementation of functional lots. The choice of CD12 is a recognition of the relevance of our value proposition. The objective of the first project - Family and Childhood - is an area on which we have developed real expertise” said Patrick Beaucamp, Bpm-Conseil Ceo & Chairman For more information on how we can help you to develop together your Business intelligence project, your Data Analysis and Mining projects, please contact us at : firstname.lastname@example.org The BPM Team
SIPPEREC selects Data4Citizen for its Open Data Broadcast project SIPPEREC has selected BPM-Conseil and the Data4Citizen platform for the deployment of its Open Data broadcast and exploitation project. A local public institution, the SIPPEREC groups together 112 Ile-de-France regions on a territory of more than 7 million inhabitants. A public partner of local and regional authorities, SIPPEREC advises and assists its members in the implementation of their public policies to help them meet the challenges of the energy transition and the digital "The choice of SIPPEREC is a recognition of our work and our approach. The Data4Citizen platform, combined with Vanilla Hub data acquisition service and Vanilla BI data visualization platform, will provide SIPPEREC members with a reliable infrastructure at a controlled cost. "Said Patrick Beaucamp, Bpm-Council Ceo & President For more information on how we can help you to develop your Open Data platform, please contact us at : email@example.com The BPM Team
Lyon Metropole selected BPM-Conseil Lyon Métropole, the second largest French Metropolis, has selected BPM-Conseil for a multi years agreement to provide integration services in the area of Business Intelligence and development (java, php). 'This contract is a recognition of our work with the Metropolis, as we are already engaged in 2 different development project with them. We are not only an editor : we meet our end users through projects, to keep in touch with the reality of the customer’s expectation' said Patrick Beaucamp, Bpm-Conseil Ceo and Chairman For more information on how we can work together on yourBusiness Intelligence project, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Vanilla 6 - CMIS Support Vanilla v 6 is both a CMIS server and a CMIS client. This has direct impact when Vanilla is deployed inside an infrastructure based on CMIS for Content Management and/or document sharing strategy. For example, you can use any CMIS compliant Content Management Platform or any CMIS compliant Document Management Platform to connect to Vanilla Repository and download a static report, either manually or using a batch program. From Vanilla portal, you can also export anytime a report result to a CMIS compliant server, such as Open Source document management platform AklaBox, Nuxeo or Alfresco. Soon more details about our new Vanilla version. Stay connected with us ! For more information, please contact us at email@example.com
Lyon Metropole choose BPM-Conseil for OSDE Lyon Métropole, the second largest French Metropolis, has chosen BPM-Conseil to develop its new 'Orientation and follow-up of the childhood system' platform, which purpose is to manage the files related to the social monitoring of the Metropolis, and to produce analysis and statistics on those files. 'Lyon Métropole is a Smart City, which takes care of its investment and promotes Open Source technologies to build its new Intelligent and connected platforms. We are proud to be a partner of the Metropolis to develop their new ChildHood system' said Patrick Beaucamp, Bpm-Conseil Ceo and Chairman For more information on how we can help you to develop your new platform, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Bpm-Conseil has been awarded by Agence de l’Eau Rhin Meuse for its new data analysis project French Water Agency 'Rhin Meuse' (aka AERM), which manages water quality and raises tax for the global East region of France has awarded its tender to Bpm-Conseil, for a project to analyze their data and built analytical models, using R development language. 'We are honored to win a second tender for AERM, after the first project we won in early 2015. That’s also a recognition that our first project – development of an hypercube together with statistical analysis – was a success. This second project’s objective is first to develop advanced statistical models to better understand the data, then develop data mining models to evaluate different scenarios. Our integration team, with Data experts and R experts, will work together with AERM data specialists to provide 360 degre view on their data, but It’s not only a project between specialists, as we will deliver 'easy to understand' documents available for everybody who has interest in water quality' said Patrick Beaucamp, Bpm-Conseil Ceo and Chairman. For more information on how we can help you to develop together your Data Analysis and Mining projects, please contact us at email@example.com
Environment, Energy and Sea French Ministry selected BPM-Conseil French Ministry of Environment, Energy and Sea, one of the largest ecological ministry worldwide, has selected BPM-Conseil to develop its new Open Source Search Engine platform, embedded in their new public web portal. 'We are delighted to work with the French Ministry of Environment. Open Source and Environment have a lot in common : we all care about nature and climate protection. We saw the numerous initiatives of this French Ministrya and not only the Cop 21 agreement. These people are working very hard for our future, so we are happy to join them for this project' said Patrick Beaucamp, BPM-Conseil Ceo & Chairman. For more information on how we can help you to develop your own internal Search Engine, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org BPM Team
Lyon Métropole choose BPM-Conseil Lyon Métropole, the second largest French Metropolis, has chosen BPM-Conseil to develop its new 'Waste Management' platform, which purpose is to connect together resources, equipments and structures in charge of the collection of waste on Metropole side. 'Lyon Métropole is a smart city, connecting objects to improve the life of its citizens. Our experience in modern and reliable software platform development, together with our experience in the development of IoT -Internet of Things- platform are key advantages to deliver the project on time, with expected features' said Patrick Beaucamp, BPM-Conseil Ceo & Chairman. For more information on how we can help you to develop your IoT projects, please contact us at email@example.com BPM Team
Vanilla Air Excel Add In BPM-Conseil today announced the availability of a new Excel Add In for Vanilla Air, that allows you to connect to a VANILLA AIR instance and run any kind of R programs from within the Excel interface. "VANILLA AIR ADD INS FOR EXCEL provides a way for users to keep their Excel spreadsheet interface, build and run complex statistical programs from Excel, using R language. Users can also take advantage of the VANILLA AIR architecture to run their programs inside Spark instance, using the SparkR package from the Apache foundation" said Patrick Beaucamp, BPM-Conseil Ceo & Chairman. For more information on how Vanilla Air can be used as your next Analytics, Statistics & Data Mining platform, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org BPM Team
Vendée Eau goes with Bpm-Conseil Vendée Eaux, the Public Service of Water Supply for the distribution of drinking water in Vendée selected Bpm-Conseil and the Vanilla platform to develop and deploy its new business intelligence system for subscriber and structures management. For more information on how we can help you to deploy your Vanilla platform, please contact us at : email@example.com BPM Team
Mosc Event, Kuala Lumpur, in May Our Ceo, Patrick Beaucamp, will speak at MOSC 2016, the International Malaysian Open Source Conference for Data Visualization, in Kuala Lumpur, from 25th to 27th May. Mr Beaucamp is a regular speaker at MOSC since 2010 to discuss subjects such as Maps Visualization, Big Data, Data Mining, Open Data, Document Management, Internet of Things, etc. This year’s topic will be Vanilla Air, to present how Vanilla Air can help companies to mine their data and bundle it with external data to build advanced analysis Website for registration : Mosc BPM Team
Vanilla Air introducing R-Tools Vanilla Analytics latest update introduced a new wizard type, R-Tools, to help developers with datasets recoding R-Tools is a first set of 6 functions/wizard to generate R code, with focus on recoding datasets : Date to Age Conversion : Switch a date to a number (age) … when you have a birthdate, you will get a number Age to Range conversion : From a number (age), create new classes (age range) … from a number, build a range New classification Group : Create new level in a dimension … for example : when you have country column and want a continent column New Calculated Column : Apply a calcul on a column … take an object, and apply a formula on it Filter Column : Filter your dataset … it will gives you a new dataset, filtered using your own filter Recode Column : Modify a column value, useful to correct wrong information in your dataset We are already working on adding new wizard for R code generation, using certified R packages. For more information on how we can help you with your Analytics Projects, please contact us at : firstname.lastname@example.org BPM Team
GPMD goes with BPM-Conseil Grand Port Maritime de Dunkerque (aka GPMD) choose BPM-Conseil to develop and deploy its Data Vault & Data Warehouse, through a multi years development contract. For more information on how we can help you with your Data Lake, Data Vault or DataWarehouse projects, please contact us at email@example.com BPM Team
BooPer goes live with Bpm-Conseil BooPer, the French leader in price optimization for the retail industry, and Bpm-Conseil announced today they successfully deployed the new BooPer platform “Boost your Performance” on a cloud infrastructure, and started to operate in SaaS mode for a first customer, ProDistribution. "People from Bpm did an awesome job, both in development and deployment/management of the platform on our private cloud. We meet the deadline and we comply with the initial objectives to offer a new platform in SaaS mode, thanks to Bpm team". Said Hugues Lafitte, Booper Chairman "This is a cutting edge project, developed in France, using the latest cloud-based technologies, with high constraints in terms of availability, performance and data security. We are happy to have delivered the platform on time" said Patrick Beaucamp, Bpm-Conseil Ceo & Chairman For more information on how we can help you to develop and deploy cloud-based platforms, please contact us at : firstname.lastname@example.org The BPM Team
Vanilla 5.2 released We are proud to announce the immediate availability Vanilla Version 5.2, the True Honest Open Source Business Intelligence Platform. A new web module, WebMetadata, enables users to design and deploy Metadata data queries universes in a web interface. Vanilla integrates OpenStreetMaps in all the components and centralizes the management of the maps. VanillaKpiMap, the new module for the Kpi management, prints out your indicators on a dynamic map with advanced functions. Metadata module now supports complex joins strategies. A nice integration with the Datamining R environments. Markdown documents are readable by Vanilla v 5.2. Vanilla 5.2 take benefits of a brand new system for automatic updates of the full platform. Have a view at the detailled new features document Need a training session or information in your region/country, just send a mail to : email@example.com Stay connected and get details for Vanilla 5.2 new features, just follow our blog : Vanilla Blog Vanilla 5.2 download area : Take me to downloads ! BPM Team
Vanilla KPI integration in Data 4 Citizen Lyon, 16th of March 2016 To further improve the user experience of Data4Citizen - our OpenData portal powered by CKAN -, BPM-Conseil announced today the integration of its Vanilla KPI module in Data4citizen. This integration is designed to offer data publisher access to enhanced analytics and KPI on their datasets. Based on the CKAN platform, Data4citizen offers data publishers basic tools to vizualize their datasets. With the addition of Vanilla KPI, end users can define objectives and performance indicators on their data and follow their evolution over time. Performance indicators can be displayed in table, chart or map format on an OpenStreetMap layer. Data4Citizen powers other Odata components such as custom advanced interactive visualization (using D3.JS and GOJS), Analytics on dataset (powered by Vanilla Air), Open API integration, push & pull data harvest. For more information on how we can help you discover Data 4 Citizen and help you publish your Open Data, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org More about Data 4 Citizen : http://www.data4citizen.com BPM Team
Ordiges renews his trust in BPM-Conseil Lyon and Bruxelles, 9th of March 2016 Ordiges, french/belgian software editor for procurement management, public administrations and budget management, renews his trust in BPM-Conseil for using Vanilla in its Spend Intelligence module (reporting, kpi and business intelligence analysis with Vanilla Dashboard and Vanilla Analysis). 'We take benefit of Vanilla for providing all the data visualisation services in our platforms because this integration enables users to access a full data analysis suite directly from our business interfaces. Vanilla is accessible with controlled costs' Eric Pansin, CEO of Ordiges. 'We are honoured that Ordiges renews his trust in us since our collaboration started in 2010. This collaboration gives to users a platform with Ordignes and BPM-Conseil's know-hows and they can take benefit of the expertises in each field.' Patrick Beaucamp, CEO of BPM-Conseil. For more information on how we can help you to integrate Vanilla in your applications, please contact us at email@example.com BPM Team
Vanilla 5.2 coming soon Vanilla 5.2 will be released the 16th of March, 2016. We are happy to share this post with you ! Vanilla 5.2 includes a set of new features : Vanilla Air is now integrated as a module inside Vanilla, making our Analytics engine available natively inside the BI and ETL stacks. Awesome ! We have done a clean, useful and consistent integration, its not a combination of different vendors software to have 'Analytics + Visualization' in a bundle. WebMetadata is our new Web interface to create Metadata documents using just a browser. For immediate usage after platform installation ! This module allows designers to create Metadata on their own database without having to install anymore our java studio. Best at early stage of platform discovery. Vanilla Viewer can now run interactive Vanilla Air document, giving the power to end user to setup and run their own Statistical analysis and predictive models from Vanilla portal. Server update management : admin can now use an update mechanism to take benefit of the future patch we will publish on a centralized server. Its again a feature that will make your life easier. Many New Features such as a centralized Maps manager, ETL consistency box, Workflow to process Air and R models, Olap Date calculation, KpiMaps calculcation, support for OData datasets, continuous support for latest Hadoop stacks, etc … We will give you more details about our new Vanilla version. Stay connected with us ! For more information, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org With Vanilla 5.2, we renew our documentations and help guides. This tutorial is about basic Vanilla use and help you to start. BPM Team
VanillaAir Presentation Patrick Beaucamp, Ceo of BPM-Conseil, will present the Vanilla Air platform – the Analytics module available in Vanilla that runs R models - at Lyon R Meetup event on march 18th 2016. During this session, Patrick will introduce some of the news features of Vanilla Air such as Dataset exploration and visualization, integration within Vanilla, dynamic markdown development and social media datasource integration. More news on the R Lyon Meetup group and events : R Lyon Meetup More news on Vanilla Air : VanillaSmartData For more information on how we can help you to discover Vanilla Air and deploy your R projects at enterprise level, please contact us at email@example.com BPM Team
Vanilla and Elastic Vanilla and Elastic : a long story that lasts for a while, so we are proud to announced we successfully moved our Api to support Elastic 2.2, the latest available release based on Lucene 5.4.1. "We were at ElasticOn Conference in San Francisco last week and we were able to discuss the roadmap of Elastic with the people who run the project. Project status is impressive : From Analytics to Search, through projects like Marvel or Beats (no need to mention Kibana and Logstash anymore), the community behind Elastic is changing the rules of the game. We are proud to support the latest Elastic component in our platforms Vanilla, AklaBox and Data4Citizen" said Patrick Beaucamp, Ceo of BPM-Conseil. For more information on how we can help you to deploy your Vanilla platform and help you to deploy your Elastic/Solr project, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org BPM Team
SDIS 34 goes for Vanilla French Fire Fighter Department SDIS 34 has selected BPM-Conseil to deploy their Vanilla Business Intelligence platform. For more information on how we can help you to deploy your Vanilla platform, please contact us at email@example.com BPM Team
II-SDV Event, Nice, France in April Our Ceo, Patrick Beaucamp, will speak at II-SDV, the International Conference for Data Visualization, in Nice, 18th and 19thApril. Mr Beaucamp is a regular speaker at II-SDV (5th year in a row) to discuss subjects such as Maps Visualization, Big Data, Data Mining, Document Management, Internet of Things, etc …This year, topics will be Vanilla Air, to present how Vanilla Air can help companies to mine their data and bundle it with external data to process advanced analysis. In parallel, during this event, Bpm-Conseil will conduct workshop on Vanilla Air and R platforms. Website for registration : II-SDV Patrick Beaucamp presentation Agenda BPM Team
Vanilla Analytics : eBOB project BPM-Conseil announced today they have successfully delivered – together with their partners DETERMINE (Nasdaq, DTRM) and LIF (Laboratoire d’Informatique Fondamentale) - the first version of the eBob Project (eBusiness Optimization with BigData), for one of DETERMINE strategic customer. eBob project aims to provide new set of predictives features for the DETERMINE Purchase platform, such as prices prediction and prices comparison, products & suppliers scoring, using Big Data technologies such as Hadoop, Vanilla Smart Data (Hub & Air) and to deploy near-real time predictives R models. "eBob project allows buyer to get more from Big Data ! In short, it will not only provide them with the best prices for today, but also the best prices for tomorrow together with trend indications on prices evolution, leading buyers of large companies to review their process and approach of their business. The close collaboration between BPM-Conseil, DETERMINE and LIF teams was also a major factor of this project success" said Patrick Beaucamp, Ceo of BPM-Conseil. BPM-Conseil's participation in the eBob project is most on software infrastructure, providing Vanilla Hub to connect and collect data from various Web origins and Vanilla Air to deploy LIF’s predictive R models together with support on Hadoop platforms. For more information on how we can help you with your Big Data projects, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org BPM Team
Hadoop and Vanilla Trainings BPM-Conseil announced today they successfully delivered in Q4/2015 a record number of Hadoop & Vanilla training sessions. Those sessions, located in France, in Malaysia and lastly in Brazil, demonstrated a shift to new kind of “data aware” projects, using Vanilla technologies (ETL, BI, AIR) together with commercial distribution (Cloudera and HortonWorks), to deliver high performance, low cost and reliable modern data infrastructure. “I was surprised how fast our customers and partners are moving to Hadoop. Most of them started using our platforms – ETL and BI – with standard Sql databases, and then faced new challenges when their volume of data increased. We are delighted they asked us to provide them high level consulting & training to move to Hadoop & Big Data. Our consulting and training experiences are well recognized, whatever the subject, from Hadoop to DataMining and R, because we are using those technologies everyday for some years now” said Patrick Beaucamp, Ceo of BPM-Conseil. BPM-Conseil training proposal covers Vanilla (BI, ETL, KPI, Analytics) together with sessions on specific technologies such as DataWarehouse infrastructure, Hadoop and Data Mining & R. Those sessions are offered in regular classes or on customer site. For more information for a session in your region, please contact us at email@example.com BPM Team
R OData Package A big step forward to provide Analytics on OpenData for the masses ! Our R&D department is about to release R OData package, a R package that provides support for OData restful API, filling the gap between OpenData platforms contents (datasets, documents) and R developers community, by providing immediate access to any Odata datasets from any R development studio. “It’s now possible for every R developer to cross data from different OpenData Websites, which should speed up development of cluster analysis, classification and correlation on dataset, powered by R server” said Patrick Beaucamp, Ceo of Bpm-Conseil, who personally covered the development of this innovative package together with Bpm-Conseil R&D team. R OData package will be available on CRAN and on Bitbucket, and will be installed in the default set of R packages with Vanilla Air, the Analytics module of Vanilla Smart Data, our Data Science Platform. Support for R OData includes any OData datasets, which covers most of the Open Data Websites, and particularly every Website powered by Data4Citizen OpenData platform. Please refer to the Documentation section of our website for detailed documentations and installation : Documentations section Direct link to the CRAN package : R OData Package BPM Team
Vanilla Air supports Vanilla Metadata Vanilla Air, the Analytics & Predictive platform and part of Vanilla Smart Data, provides support for a wide range of data sources, including Hadoop hdfs files, Hadoop hbase, csv files, r dataset, any jdbc sql database; and now including Vanilla Metadata documents. It allows any Vanilla user to select columns using Metadata Explorer, to run simple analysis (including aggregate and olap view) from Vanilla portal and then, to push the Metadata view to Vanilla Air if he needs to run advanced analysis and use this Metadata data source inside any predictive model. BPM Team
La Rochelle Agglomeration Migration to Vanilla 'We are proud to announce that we have completed the migration of 100% of the old commercial BI platform (Business Objects) to Vanilla version 5, with a global ROI of 9 months. This project is the proof that any structure can leave out from commercial BI platform and save money going for a cost effective Open Source reliable platform. La Rochelle has done the right choice, they can now enjoy a full html5 BI portal, an integration inside Lifery, with collaboration features, and deploy to more users at the same support cost' said Patrick Beaucamp, Chairman of Bpm-Conseil. BPM Team
Bank Persatuan chose Vanilla Bank Persatuan, a leading Corporative Bank with head Office in Penang, Malaysia, chose Vanilla ETL & Vanilla BI to develop its datawarehouse and financial reporting system. This platform will produce FRS 139 reports, management dashboard, and provide to Bank Persatuan multi dimensional analysis that cross business domains, such as office resources with customer assets. Bank Persatuan also confirmed their choice for a Vanilla Air instance to develop Analytical model around Risk Management, Loan delinquence analysis, Fraud detection monitoring and any business domain analysis where data analysis is a key advantage. BPM Team
Open Data API Vanilla Business Intelligence component Vanilla Metadata now expose its internal objects “Business Tables” and “Business Queries” through an Open API that support the Open Data OData Restless API standard. Vanilla Business Intelligence component Vanilla KPI now expose its internal objects, applications, KPI, axes, domains, themes - dictionary and KPI value - through another Open API that support also the Open Data OData Restless API standard. OData stands as an open protocol to allow the creation and consumption of queryable and interoperable RESTful APIs in a simple and standard way, so it was the perfect component to achieve our project to expose our internal objects (document, dataset, values) through a REST full API. Now, any Vanilla Business Intelligence component can be a data source for any Open Data platform being able to process an OData connection and extract OData dataset. Then, it open the door to new kind of application, turning Vanilla as an ideal platform to store documents, datasets and KPI to be exposed into an Open Data portal.
Open Data Connectors Vanilla Hub, part of Vanilla Smart Data platform, provides now connectors for Open Data instances, using standard OpenData API. This support allows Vanilla Hub to connect to any potential Open Data instance which meets the Open Data standard. The connectors allow dynamic connections to datasest, and calls to their associated resources (standard Api function). Vanilla Hub, data collector of Vanilla Smart Data, makes Open Data connected to your information ! BPM Team
Apache Flink BPM Teams use and integrate Apache Flink in our platforms for complex data distribution and computation in Hadoop environment. Apache Flink is a streaming data flow engine with several API for data distribution, computation on distributed architecture with lots of nice features like iterative computations. Together with Flink, Vanilla platforms - ETL and BI - can scale to meet customer's expectations in disruptive environment. Check out the Apache Flink Website BPM Team
Vanilla 5 released We are proud to announce the immediate availability Vanilla Version 5, the True Honest Open Source Business Intelligence Platform. Vanilla Portal : OpenStreet Maps support for any documents, multi documents aggregation, document sharing using AklaBox, export Dashboard to PDF or Word format Vanilla Metadata Explorer : users can now explore their metadata model from portal, aggregate it, turn it into cube and run data mining analysis on it Vanilla Kpi update : using our experience on KPI projects, we have redesign Vanilla Kpi to meet latests standard and user requirements when it comes to deploy BSC or KPI projects New AddIns Excel components to access and run your cubes, reports or Kpi from your Excel interface Big Data support. Vanilla has been certified on Hadoop (Cloudera & HortonWorks) and certified on Spark (Databricks) BIRT 4.3 & 4.5 support, report designer and report engine Update to Solr5 with latest support of Solr5 advanced functions R integration and support, to run predictive and analytics models on top of Bi data model Lot of new features for Vanilla Viewer, Metadata, Dashboard and Olap Designer Review of platform component : optimization of BI core and the ETL core for monitoring, clustering and scalability Have a view at the detailled new features document Ask for training session information in your region/country, just send a mail to : firstname.lastname@example.org To stay connected and get details for Vanilla 5 new features, just follow our blog : Vanilla Blog BPM Team
Vanilla Hub Connectors Vanilla Hub gets an update, with numerous new connectors, available out of the box, including connectors for weather data (forecast & actual weather information), finances data, social media (facebook, twitter, ...) together with the possibility to crawl any website using nutch (with direct indexation inside a solr/cloud instance) or crawl4j (for simple crawl mechanisms). Stay connected to get more news from Vanilla Hub ! BPM Team
Lucene Solr Revolution 2015 Join us in Austin Texas, 13 to 16 October, at LuceneRevolution, the largest Lucene/Solr conference in the world. Our Ceo, Patrick Beaucamp, will present in the Data Science category how we used Solr/Lucene together with R to create and deploy Custom Search Interface for end users. This session will focus on the different steps needed to use R to analyze search results from Solr index, starting from the deployment of Solr & R inside an Osgi containter, through the development of custom R algorithms to analyze Solr Index resultset and user search behavior. Different visualization will be available during the presentation, to reflect user expectation in terms of search interface (mind map, cluster of documents, user search cluster, geo maps, etc.). More information about the conference : Lucene Solr Revolution BPM Team
Vanilla KPI & Maps Our Vanilla KPI platform integrates an innovative Maps modules for indicators renders on dynamic maps. With OpenStreetMap technology and our KPI engines, VanillaKpiMap offers a performant and easy-to-use entry point for your indicators browsing. Follow us also on twitter: Vanilla Twitter BPM Team
Spark Certification Databricks Vanilla has been certified on Spark platform by Databricks. Databricks founders are the original creators of Apache Spark. This certification has been led after Spark integration in the Vanilla platform. Spark applications can run into Vanilla environment and manipulate data stored in Hadoop. More information on Spark and Databricks: Databricks Spark WebSite BPM Team
AERM - Agence Eau Rhin Meuse AERM (Agence Eau Rhin Meuse), french water agency, selected Vanilla and BPM-Conseil team for business intelligence and datamining studies and implementation. AERM is in charge of water stock and environment savings for 3 french regions and 8 departments. Main goals of the projects are to model, with several analysis axis and facts, water usage on the natural environment with Vanilla and R. BPM Team
Agila & MongoDB Agila, our light and performant data viewer for Big Data, offers MongoDB connector for data access. Our development team integrated MongoDB connector to enable you to design your cubes and render data on the MongoDB storage layer. This connector is now available in the basic list of available connectors directly from the Web design interface of Agila. Have fun with it and browse your data easily ! More information on MongoDB : MongoDB WebSite BPM Team
Vanilla & Birt 4.5 Vanilla integrated Birt 4.5 update and takes benefit of all the improvements. This update comes also with the adding of the Birt librairies (pool of resources such as connections, datasets or items) in the server part. This allows to design a report using Birt librairy and run it from Vanilla portal. More information on Birt : Birt WebSite BPM Team
Nimes & Vanilla Since 2011, Nimes Metropol and City work with Vanilla and take benefit of the Vanilla tools to produce business intelligence analysis. Nimes reconducted the contracts with BPM-Conseil for new projects settings and maintenance. We hope more nice deployments with Nimes for the future ! BPM Team
Apache Drill Support Our development team integrated Apache Drill in Vanilla in order to offer brand new data retrieving opportunities for Big Data. Through this support, everyone can build reports, dashboards or cubes directly on text files stored on Hadoop using SQL language and taking advantage of Hadoop performance & cloud architecture. Apache Drill is a major release in the Apache Hadoop ecosystem. Integrated with Vanilla, it allows to access directly and with a SQL synthax data stored in HBase, HDFS, MongoDB or Hive in Hadoop environment. BPM Team
Redhat Technology Partner Aklabox, our sister company, joined the Redhat Technology Partner Network as member of Redhat OpenStack Zone. Redhat OpenStack Zone is the world’s largest commercial OpenStack Ecosystem. More News on Aklabox Website BPM Team
Apache Phoenix BPM Teams use and integrate Apache Phoenix in the platforms cores for data retrieving on top of Hadoop HBase. Apache Phoenix allows to query HBase data with relational layer with lots of SQL features. Phoenix powered Vanilla platforms - ETL and BI - making it easy to run complex distributed SQL statments on top of Hadoop. Check out the Apache Phoenix Website BPM Team
Vanilla 7-11 7-Eleven Philippines has selected Vanilla for Point of Sales data analysis and integration using VanillaHub and its real time ETL capabilities. As Vanilla has a Cloud ready architecture, Point of Sales data can now be integrated into the datawarehouse on the fly with real time data analysis on sales trend. 7-Eleven is an international chain of convenience stores that operates primarily as a franchise. 7-Eleven Inc. is headquartered in Dallas, Texas, United States and the first store in Philippines, located in Quezon City, opened in 1984. BPM Team
Vanilla Hospital Malaysia ES&S, Malaysian system integrator leader in the Hospital industry, announced the deployment of Vanilla at AlorSetar Hospital. They deployed a new cutting-edge DataWarehouse Architecture and used Vanilla as Dashboard & Analysis front end. This new architecture will allow practicians, doctors and managers to access their statistical data using tablets and smartphones instead of computers to get valuable information in real time and with a mobility dimension. BPM Team
Vanilla and Spark Our development team has developed package to store data inside Spark, opening new opportunities for developer to build complex analytical application using the combined power of Vanilla and Spark. Data stored in Hadoop environment can be analyzed thanks to Vanilla using Spark applications (Java and Scala support). Apache Spark is a fast and general engine for big data processing, with built-in modules for streaming, SQL, machine learning and graph processing. BPM Team
CG89 has chosen Vanilla! www.cg89.fr The Yonne General Council has chosen Vanilla to support its data project. The integration of our Vanilla platform meets their need of a Business Intelligence Information System covering all of their business. Indeed, CG89 was requesting a BI system to automate the generation and validation of reports and dashboards, wich are actually manually developed.
Our website evolves ! As we promised, the new Vanilla 5 release brings many surprises and we are pleased to present the new version of our website! More than a makeover, this migration takes place in the continuity of BPM-Conseil development. Building on our recent successes, we want to provide the best user experience. You now have the opportunity to learn more about BPM-Conseil and our Vanilla platform, to see our different products and services or to discover our ready-to-deploy solutions. Login now to get free access to our Open Source softwares available in the dedicated section : downloads, or join our community to contribute to the Vanilla project ! BPM Team
MARA turns to AklaBox MARA, the Malaysian entity in charge of promoting business for the local Malaysian companies has chosen AklaBox for its internal document management platform, to secure internal transfer of document between agencies and head office located in Kuala Lumpur. "People from Mara did the right choice ! Using AklaBox, they can enjoy a full Html5 platform with amazing features" said Patrick Beaucamp, Bpm-Conseil Ceo & Chairman. For more information on how we can help you deploy your next document management platform, please contact us at : email@example.com The BPM Team
Vanilla HUB As part of our initiative to collect and transform data on the fly, we are proud to announce the immediate availability of Vanilla Hub. Vanilla Hub is our new platform to collect, transform and load data available in various format (Xml, text, Web,) and from various datasource (WebService, WebSite, database …). VanillaHub stands as a master piece for real time data integration with a first deployment in the Hospital Industry to collect & analyze information from urgency department from multiple hospitals. BPM Team
II-SDV Conference : Thermolabo and R Workshop Patrick Beaucamp, Chairman of Bpm-Conseil will speak at II-SDV in Nice, together with our customer Thermolabo, to demo how our development team integrated Maps & Graphs with Thermolabo Web based platform. Patrick will also lead a WorkShop on R during the additional session on Wednesday. Aims will be to provide the key information to start using R to develop analysis models. More information on II-SDV WebSite BPM Team
EPF NPDC has chosen Vanilla! www.epf-npdc.fr The Public Land Establishment of Nord-Pas-De-Calais has chosen Vanilla for its data project. Integrating Vanilla in their infrastructure aims to provide all the necessary transverse reporting at EPF NPDC. Vanilla will be the hub of the EPF SI for everything related to data exchange between an app to another or from an outside application. To meet different types of needs: aggregation and data consolidation, fast and flexible access and decision oriented restitutions, the SID must be composed of three types of tools that work in full coherence and compatibility: A Database Management System (DBMS) to build the data warehouse : ETL to supply the data warehouse Analysis software, simulation and restitution plugged into the data warehouse
OpenStack AklaBox, our sister company, is proud to announce that they have joined the OpenStack project. We joined OpenStack project for contribution and deployment on Hadoop based component on OpenStack layer. AklaBox company profile and supported products and services (Sahara is the first major component we support) can be accessed here : Aklabox OpenStack profile More News on Aklabox Website BPM Team
R integration with Vanilla As part of the major shift from reporting and analysis to DataMining, we are proud to announce we have integrated R version 3.12 inside Vanilla. Vanilla platform provides methods and support to run R standard algorithms like cluster or decision tree analysis on top of any Vanilla Metadata document. This is another impressive demonstration of Open Source usage to offer disruptive platform in a scalable, innovative and performant way. BPM Team
Agila & Impala Agila, the Web front-end platform for Big Data Analysis, has been updated with Cloudera Impala Support. Cloudera Impala has an SQL like synthax and a performant engine for data querying on top of Hive. It provides faster response time for any Impala queries on Hive database, including Olap queries. Agila is a nice place for querying your Hadoop data in an OLAP environment with Impala connectivity support ! BPM Team
Vanilla is now Hadoop certified! Vanilla in the Big Data environment : after getting the Cloudera certification, Vanilla is now certified Hortonworks technology partner. The team has enlarged the platform functionalities and validated the Hortonworks Technology Partner certification process. Vanilla ETL now includes a connector for Hortonworks Platform (HDP), and the most used Hadoop components such HDFS, Hbase, Pig, Tez Mahout or Solr / Cloud, allowing you to make Big Data analysis. Hortonworks is leader in Apache Hadoop distribution. Its technological certification program examines and validates the best architectural practices after a series of integration tests, on very specific evaluation criteria taking into account the different possibilities of implementations. Keep in touch, follow our news and be the first to download the latest versions of the Vanilla platform ! BPM Team
TSBN believe in Vanilla to send data to ATIH! www.telesante-basse-normandie.fr Télésanté Basse-Normandie has chosen Vanilla in the context of its ATIH connections set up. After a first successful collaboration, TSBN chooses Vanilla again and put the platform at the center of the now mandatory connections between the National Observatory of Emergency (ORU), and the Agency for Technical Information on Hospitalization (ATIH).
Basse-Normandie and Haute-Normandie have chosen Vanilla! www.telesante-basse-normandie.fr Télésanté Basse-Normandie deploys Vanilla in the context of its RPU set up. Indeed, all authorized institutions in emergency medicine must now proceed with a daily transmission of Passage Summary of the ER (RPU), under a ministerial decree of 24 July 2013. Basse-Normandie has chosen Vanilla platform to meet their needs. Vanilla will perform prospective and retrospective studies on patients treated in the emergency sector in Basse-Normandie region (epidemiological research function). The platform also serves to generate automatic dashboards on the activity of emergency facilities (health monitoring function). Vanilla is exclusively based on the emergencies Observatory datawarehouse. It is powered upstream and automatically with the following emergency structures : EMS, SMUR and ER services. The regional observatory emergency is itself an information producer to InVS and ATIH (via RPU files - summaries of emergency ), and to the health facilities for their own monitoring needs and control of their business.
Vanilla, Aklabox and BiGateway platforms are now Cloudera CDH 5 certified ! The teams enlarged the three platforms functions and validated the Cloudera Certification Process. Vanilla, Aklabox and BiGateway are now certified when it comes to take benefit from HDFS, HBase, Hive and Impala, SolR and Sqoop. Keep in touch with us, follow BPM-Conseil news and be the first to get the last platforms releases. More informations to come soon.
Hi all, Today we celebrate the rebirth of Vanilla Place : the Vanilla Market Place for Business Apps. Vanilla Place allows you to access easily some samples from our Vanilla Apps to download and test in a free way. Vanilla Apps are awesome Vanilla reports, dashboards, score cards, cube and sercure layers to use with you favourite Open Source softs. You can see the full list of supported Vanilla Apps in the dedicated page and ask for a complete documentation on each using our contact page. Looking forward for next upgrade of Vanilla.
After a long time missing, we finally released the PostgreSQL version of Vanilla. To use it now, simply download postgreSQL backup database : download. Please be sure to use Vanilla 4.4.2. and to download again server as we made a bug fix for PostgreSQL.
We release today a bug fix version of Vanilla : 4.4.2. We also added some brand new features : Two important features on FreeMetadata to build and save you own queries and select different relationships for each business models. We now support a new standard : WFS for maps integration Add of a new automatic grouped list in Free Web Report Designer For more information, please review the new features document. To get the platform, use the download page.
Vanilla 4.4 Vbox is now available to download. It provides you an easy way to test our Vanilla platform. Please go on Vbox page.
Bpm-conseil is proud to announce the availability of Vanilla version 4.4, which leverages the following technologies : Hadoop & NoSql support (Etl and Bi modules) : Cassandra, Hbase and MongoDb Support for Birt 4.3 Engine and Birt 4.3 Report Designer Support for Java 7 / Tomcat 7 New engines for Workflow and Scheduler New smartphone app to design report directly on your Tablets / Support for disconnected mode for Tablets Support of the latest databases like MySql (version 5.6), MariaDb (10), Oracle (version 12), PostgreSql (version 9.3) and Microsoft SqlServer2008 / SqlServer2012(including AnalysisServices2012) More than 100 new features in differents studios : FreeAnalysisSchemaDesigner, FreeDashboard, BiGateWay, Biworkflow, Enterprise Services, Architect For more information, please review the new features document. To get the platform, use the download page.
We are proud to launch the brand new website of BPM-Conseil. This is the first version of our new website, we try to have a more particpative approach and let the user communicate and share with us. You can find all the Open Source Vanilla Material as long as documentations. You will need to log in to have access to some documentation. Clients / Partners / Integrators will soon have access to restricted areas in order to download specific documentation and tools for their needs. We hope this new website will please you. Be free to report any bug or missing content. Regards from BPM Team.
We invite you to join us in Lyon for the Vanilla 4.2 Install Day! Meet us and have a look at the new version of Vanilla. More Details on the flyer. We wait for you !
Patrick Beaucamp spoke at MOSC 2012 edition, Malaysia Open Source Conference. 8-10 July 2012. For more details about MOSC : MOSC 2012
Patrick Beaucamp spoke at LuceneRevolution conference. Boston, 7-10 May 2012. For more details about Lucene Revolution : www.lucenerevolution.com
Patrick Beaucamp spoke at II-SDV, the International Information Conference on Search, Data Mining and Visualization, 16-17 April 2012. For more details about II-SDV : II-SDV
JBoss and WebLogic are now supported for your Vanilla installation. After some setups and configuration changes, JBoss and WebLogic can now be the containers for your Vanilla platform. If you need more details, please contact us : firstname.lastname@example.org
Vanilla is now JAVA 7 Compatible thanks to your asks contributions. The platform is updated in the download place, so enjoy Vanilla with the new Java release.
Vanilla4NeoBill package is released ! Discover the Vanilla package and Documents for your OpenSource billing application. NeoBill is an Open Source PHP/MySQL application for your billing management and production. Thanks to Vanilla4NeoBill, find all the documents for data browsing and get hightlights in a click. Use EnterpriseServices and the VanillaPlace perspective in order to get it directly into your repository.
Patrick Beaucamp was invited as speaker for the Malaysia Open Source Conference 2011. Several subjects were introduced and especially Vanilla in the Cloud. For the second time this year, Vanilla received a warm welcoming from the Malaysia audience.
BPM-Conseil is proud to announce this new pre-release of Vanilla 4.0. This release candidate (RC2) is available from our forge :http://forge.bpm-conseil.com/frs/?group_id=11 This new release features new state of the art functionalities such as : - UnitedOlap, a new high-performance Olap engine providing the ability to design your cubes on different data sources (even excel) and featuring an advanced cache system to speed your cubes. - Advanced clustering and load balancing for the VanillaRuntime, spread your tasks and treatments across different vanilla's. - A new one stop VanillaViewer to view and interact with all your BI documents. - A brand new portal, faster and leaner. - Vanilla 4.0 RC1 improvements - And many more improvements to overall user experience. Enjoy this new RC2 version and go to the download link.
BPM-Conseil is proud to announce the release of Vanilla in the Cloud, at the price of 39 euros/user by month, including a free license of Vanilla Mobile. The Vanilla in the Cloud platform allows you to access your BI Documents from anywhere connected to Internet, including your shiny SmartPhone, browse your latest reports, dashboards and multidimensional analysis'. Enjoy connectivity to its fullest! "We are proud to offer new possibilities for Vanilla users. Vanilla Cloud services open new perspectives for all business intelligence users. Run your reports, dashboards and cubes without taking care of the maintenance, we do it for you! Discover in details what we offer and enjoy Vanilla Cloud service" said Charles Martin, in charge of the Cloud Platform and Services promotion.
Bpm-Council announces the first package of Business Intelligence (BI) / decision support "Vanilla4Cocktail" which offers games Metadatades, reports and dashboards directly on the operational database instance of the Cocktail Open Source Erp, Erp specific for Higher Education and Research of the Public. For any inquiry: email@example.com
101Consultants and BPM-Conseil have signed an agreement by which 101Consultants becomes the prefered partner for Vanilla promotion in Singapore. In cooperation with BPM-Conseil, 101Consultants will promote, distribute and provide local training and support for the Vanilla platform in Singapore and offer Vanilla as a standard Bpi solutions to their JDA and other customers.
Bpm-Conseil announced today it has been selected as a finalist for Red Herring's Europe 100 award, a prestigious list honoring the year's most promising private technology ventures from the world European business region. The Red Herring editorial team selected the most innovative companies from a pool of hundreds from across Europe. The nominees are evaluated on both quantitative and qualitative criteria, such as financial performance, technology innovation, quality of management, execution of strategy, and integration into their respective industries. This unique assessment of potential is complemented by a review of the actual track record and standing of a company, which allows Red Herring to see past the buzz and make the list an invaluable instrument for discovering and advocating the greatest business opportunities in the industry. "This year was especially difficult," said Alex Vieux, publisher and CEO of Red Herring. "Despite the global economic situation, there were many great companies producing really innovative and amazing products that we had a difficult time narrowing the pool and selecting the finalists. Vanilla Bi Platform shows great promise therefore deserves to be among the Finalists. Now we are faced with the difficult task of selecting the Top 100 winners of Red Herring Europe award. We know that this year's crop will grow into some amazing companies that are sure to go far." Finalists for the 2010 edition of the Red Herring 100 Europe award are selected based upon their technological innovation, management strength, market size, investor record, customer acquisition, and financial health. During the several months leading up to the announcement, hundreds of companies in the telecommunications, security, Web 2.0, software, hardware, biotech, and clean tech industries sent in their submissions to qualify for the award. The Finalists are invited to present their winning strategies at the Red Herring Europe Conference in Paris, May 25-27, 2010. The Top 100 winners will be announced at a special awards ceremony on May 27 at the event.
Brand new features include : Flash Maps and Google Maps Integration with FreeAnalysis (Cubes), FreeDashboard and Birt Reports (using Vanilla Plugins). Improved Portal (easier to customize, easy ergonomics) and New Vanilla Viewer for Birt Reports. FreeAnalysis : Cube View Interface (Rolodex), Snapshot support, Dashboard creation and alternate datasource support. FreeAnalysis SchemaDesigner : Visual Color Coding, Alternate data source management, Cube Explorer from designer. FreeDashboard : Self Drill on Cell, Cube View integration, Versionning of documents. FreeMetadata : Report Wizard, Support of custom types, Highlight of unused streams and improved security views. BiWorkflow : Tight integration with Kpi Alert Management System. BiGateway : Support for regular expression and dates, loop on folder for file management. Enterprise Services : Recycle Bin, easy interface to customize the portal, Session Manager. Axis Support for Vanilla Server (communication between components and external support). Documentation update and new movies to learn more about Vanilla's features .