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How does Microsoft SQL 2008 end-of-life affect Clarity?

By |March 31st, 2019|

Microsoft SQL Server 2008 will be officially off support, and reach end-of-life, on July 9, 2019. Most Clarity applications run on this version of SQL Server, or the older SQL Server 2005. Clarity will continue to work, but losing support means these additional risks will increase over time, not to mention compatibility with later versions of Windows Server and Microsoft Office. Security – There will no longer be any security updates to address holes found in the software. As they are discovered, your network will be at risk, without any solutions being developed. Compliance – Running software that is not [...]

Clarity Support

By |December 4th, 2018|

Clear Insight has you covered for Clarity support, we have the experience; the professionals and the support systems to provide both emergency break fix and longer term strategic servicing and support for your Clarity system.  Clear Insight has an excellent relationship at the executive levels in Certent and has the support and backing of Certent in order to service and resolve any issues you might have with your Clarity environment.  Clear Insight is currently assisting many Clarity clients with their service, upgrade, support and conversion needs across North America and around the world. We provide the following Clarity support services: Trouble shooting [...]

Upgrade to Clarity Version 7.2.1

By |June 7th, 2015|

There are many reasons to stay with Clarity and upgrade to the latest version and many other clients have done just that and are very happy.  Here are some reasons that they have done so: Versions earlier than IBM Clarity 7 are no longer supported by IBM. Significant improvements in the latest version of IBM Clarity 7 Less disruption – staying with a familiar product and maximizing the ROI of the IBM Clarity purchase Focus is on expanding the use across departments It is working! If you are currently on an older version of IBM Clarity please feel free to [...]

Migrating to IBM Cognos

By |June 7th, 2015|

There comes a time when it is necessary or desirable to move away from one software application in favour of another.  There are many good reasons for you to upgrade your current budget, planning and forecasting system in exchange for a more robust and comprehensive replacement.  Some of the reasons that our clients have made the switch include the following: All versions earlier than IBM Clarity 7 are no longer supported by IBM.  For those of you who rely on support or who have been having some issues and realized that their version is no longer supported may find this a [...]

IBM Clarity 7 Studio Template – 3 day Course

By |December 12th, 2014|

Instructor-Led Classroom Training & Workshops Education for the project team and user community is critical to the success of the project.  We can provide education throughout the implementation process and beyond, ensuring people are trained just in time.  Clear Insight is a licensed supplier and trainer for all your IBM training needs, including IBM Cognos and IBM Clarity 7. Educational packages exist at various level starting from introductory courses, to customized education programs tailored to a company’s specific needs using their own corporate data. Course:  IBM Clarity 7 Studio Template & Report Building (3-day hands-on instructor led classroom [...]