Supports data load to all PPM objects, e.g. Financial Summaries, Staffing Profiles, Users
Integrate PPM data with external data sources such as SQL, flat files, XML, etc.
Picks up PPM configuration automatically, e.g. custom fields
Simple to create and edit integrations using Excel’s familiar and powerful UI
Supports user-defined mappings
Micro Focus APIs are leveraged and all updates are audited
Data loads can be run ad-hoc or scheduled
Allows for simulation of data loads
Frequently Asked Questions
What makes SPOT unique?
SPOT is the first and only tool for rapid creation of robust PPM integrations
What types of data sources can SPOT connect to?
SPOT support most common data sources including:
- SQL Server
What PPM objects can you update with SPOT?
- Financial Summaries
- Org Units
- Resource Pools
- Staffing Profiles
- Time Sheets
How "simple" is it set up and use?
SPOT can be installed in one hour or less. As an administrator, simply download and use the provided Excel file to configure your integration(s) using drop downs and buttons. Then, invoke it either from Excel itself or in a fully automated mode through an OS job or PPM report
Our PPM has lots of custom fields. Does SPOT know how to work with them?
Not only does SPOT know how to work with them, but it will also automatically pick up their configuration and allow you to quickly map them to your external source.
But are these integrations robust?
Yes. First, SPOT makes all PPM updates using supported Micro Focus connectors. Second, SPOT contains detailed auditing, logging, and error handling mechanisms.