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  • Dashboard creation with no or very limited java script programming needed
  • Components - Definition of dashboard objects and variables in a simplified syntax
  • Auto loading of dashboard objects on load of the dashboard
  • Auto refresh of dashboard objects after variable values have changed, if a object is bound to the variable
  • Auto generation of form objects such as textboxes and date pickers
  • Separation of the html design and component definition
  • OpenStreetMaps integration

A new JavaScript library  is introduced that encapsulates the necessary code to build the dashboards on runtime, execute Pentaho action sequences and react to user input. Once this library is installed, together with the revised files already introduced in Ingo's framer work, the new dashboard syntax can be used while ensuring the backward compatibility for already implemented dashboards based on the old framework.This first version is only the first step on the journey to user and designer friendly dashboards, tightly integrated in the Pentaho BI suite.