Co-locating PAS and SSRS 2005 64-bit on Windows Server 2008

We are all very excited about ProClarity being supported on the 2008 server platform.  Server’08 and IIS7 have the unique ability to run both 32 and 64 bit web applications side-by-side. This will help a lot of companies to save costs.  For directions as well as some issue fixes we found when testing SSRS 2005 and PAS…


Microsoft ProClarity 6.3 SP2 Requirements.doc

Please see the attached document for information on the latest Microsoft ProClarity 6.3 SP2 requirements.  -Joey Requirements.doc


Troubleshooting Kerberos Delegation with DHCheck

This is a little utility I often use to do basic troubleshooting on SPNs for Kerberos Delegation cases. Instructions are included, and the utility can be run from anywhere in the domain. -Joey


Microsoft ProClarity 6.3 SP2 Readme Document

This is the final document for the SP2 release.  This file contains important information that was not available when the documentation for the product was written. Workarounds, when they are available, are provided for known issues. Enjoy!  -Joey    ProClarity 6.3 SP2 readme.doc


ProClarity 6.3 SP2 (build 2217) Documenation

The SP2 bits are available at  I will be posting the “Requirements.doc,” “Installing ProClarity 6.3 SP2 on Microsoft Windows Server 2008.docx,” and “ProClarity 6.3 SP2 readme.docx” files in the next few blog posts.    Here are three important items to note about this release.  Please see the documents for more detailed information on each point.  ·         ProClarity 6.3 SP2 supports Windows…


Parameterization with ProClarity Analytics Server (6.1 and later)

ProClarity Analytics Server offers the ability to pass parameter values to views rendered with the Standard client, offering the ability to change the data displayed in a view based on desired criteria.  For instance, in a custom portal containing links to Standard client views, the portal developer might capture the user selecting the link and…

Errors connecting ProClarity Professional to SSAS over a domain/forest trust

A customer recently experienced an error when trying to connect ProClarity Professional to an SSAS 2005 Server.  “The security database on the server does not have a computer account for this workstation trust relationship.” It turned out that the users were from a different forest that did not have the proper forest level trust configured with…

ProClarity and Windows Server 2008

Many of you, just like us here at Microsoft, want to run ProClarity applications on Windows Server 2008.  Unfortunately, 2008 was released after 6.3 and most of the 6.3 hot fix builds.  This means our engineers haven’t designed or tested the products with 2008 or Internet Information Services 7.  The good news is that we…

"An item with this name already exists"

SYMPTOMS When you try to re-publish a briefing book in ProClarity Desktop Professional or in ProClarity Web Professional, you receive the following error message: An item with this name already exists. Additionally, you may experience the following symptoms: • When you delete a book in Desktop Professional, you receive OLE exception 80040e21. • When you…