Topic outline

  • TIBCO Spotfire Developer Jumpstart

    This jumpstart is designed to provide a broad overview of the ability to customize TIBCO Spotfire through integration, extension, and automation.

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  • Part I

    Topics covered:

    • Objectives and Agenda
    • Setting up your Development Environment
    • TIBCO Spotfire API Types
    • AddIns
    • Creating an Extension
    • Types of Extensions
    • Document Model
    • Package Builder
  • Part II

    Spotfire SDK Walkthrough instructions:

    1. Copy SpotfireTraining.FirstProject into your Project Folder (i.e C:\Spotfire_Projects)
    2. In Visual Studio, open the Project, verify and possibly redirect all project dependencies to the assemblies provided in the SDK.
    3. In the Solution Explorer window, right-click the project and select Properties.
    4. - In the Debug tab, verify the Output path: input field [project]\bin\Debug folder.
    5. - In the Debug tab, verify the Start external program: radio button points to C:\Program Files\TIBCO\Spotfire\Spotfire.Dxp.exe or the .exe inside the Starter folder of your SDK.
    6. - In the Signing tab, verify the Sign the assembly checkbox is checked and a Strong Name key file is listed
    7. Open up the Package Builder from the SDK
    8. Select your desired Configuration
    9. Add your Project to the Configuration
    10. Run the Configuration
  • Part III

    Topics covered:

    • Types of Extensions
    • Tools
    • New Visualizations
    • Custom Aggregations and Expressions
    • Custom Data Sources
    • Custom Data Writers
    • Panels
    • Custom Data Transformations
    • Custom Calculations
    • Custom Curve Fitting Models
    • Events
    • Custom Properties
    • Parameterized Spotfire
    • Integration of Help Files
    • Licensing Framework
    • Localization
    • Other Capabilities
    • What's not Possible
  • Part IV

    Topics covered:

    • Integrating with TIBCO Spotfire
    • Launching Spotfire from Remote Applications
    • Automation Interface
    • Web Player APIs
    • Embedding Spotfire into an Application Portal
    • Creating Mashups
    • Customizations
    • Security