Category Archives: The Quick Fix

The Quick Fix – What is TM1 and Planning Analytics

TM1 and IBM Planning Analytics is a functional database that works with seamlessly with Excel that takes reporting and modelling to the next level. Are you a heavy Excel user and have come across these headaches? Slowness or crashes due the amount of data stored in your report Unable to have multiple staff collaborate on […]

The Quick Fix – What is a DBRW formula

DBRW is one of the key TM1 and Planning Analytics formulas that provides read and write back capability to Excel for the functional database. We can thank the inventor of TM1, Manny Perez for this clever idea. It’s inescapable on how important these four characters mean to the product’s integration with Excel. Syntax DBRW(TM1ServerName:CubeName, Element1, […]