Tag Archives: Mapping

Import Scripts – Not a Love Story

Over the years I have learned quite a bit about FDM – what I like, what I think needs improvement and what I hate.  Unlike most of my posts where I sing the praises of different functionality, today I am … Continue reading

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Scripting – The Good, The Bad & The Ugly

In my years of implementing FDM I have noticed that many customers aren’t overly interested in FDM at the beginning of the sales cycle or even the project.  FDM is not sexy.  While it’s great to hear that you can … Continue reading

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FDM Mapping – Part III

Admit it, you’ve been waiting with bated breath for the next post on FDM mapping.  I know, I understand, this is exciting stuff.  In all seriousness though, properly designed maps are critical to your application – for end-user maintenance, data … Continue reading

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FDM Mapping – Part II

In my last post, I spend a bit of time explaining some of the fundamentals of mapping.  In this post I’ll delve a little deeper into one of the most powerful transformation capabilities of FDM – cross dimensional mapping.  Cross … Continue reading

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FDM Mapping – Part I

As I was thinking about potential topics for this post, I realized that I’ve never spent any time covering one of the most fundamental pieces of functionality of the application – Mapping.  Since mapping is such an integral part of … Continue reading

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FDM’s Top 10 Out of the Box Features

Over the course of my various FDM implementations as well as participation on the OTN FDM message board, I’ve encountered a number of requirements that FDM addresses natively – no custom coding required.  Recently, I had the highly original idea … Continue reading

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