Argos Training

Posted On March 15, 2016

Decision Support Services (DSS) is conducting Argos training classes. Three types of classes are offered : Datablock Designer Class and Report Writer and the Report Viewer/IPORT Class. Datablock Designer and Report Writer Classes are one full day, usually 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Argos Viewer/IPORT classes have been combined to offer the end user a more powerful means… more »

Argos Reporting System

Posted On June 4, 2015


Evision’s Argos Reporting System is the new university report tool that will replace Crystal Reports and Business Objects in 2016.

Argos is a user friendly web based reporting tool that can be deployed campus-wide. Argos effectively meets reporting needs from simple ad hoc queries to advanced dashboards with interactive charts and data cube.


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Current Active GSU Email Address for each Student

Posted On July 8, 2013
Categories Code of the Month

The email addresses for students are stored in the GOREMAL table.  There are several emails stored per student.  This post describes what to code for to obtain the current active “GSU” email address for each student.


Fields from GOREMAL table:











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Posted On April 15, 2013

Analytic and Visual Information Server

Decision Support Services (DSS) encourages and supports the use of Tableau Desktop, an easy to use business intelligence tool which lets you drag and drop to analyze your data.  Using Tableau is so easy that any Excel user can learn it and start building reports within minutes.  Tableau… more »

University Data Warehouse

Posted On February 19, 2013

The University Data Warehouse is a repository of information extracted from various transaction systems across campus.  Data are organized in tables that have been designed to make report writing simplier.  The Data Warehouse contains student data from Fall 1998 to the present.  *Snapshots of the data are captured nightly until the midpoint of the… more »