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DataPipe In Depth FAQs
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When licensing DataPipe you
would entered into a maintenance and
support agreement with Knorr Associates.
This gives you access to all updates,
patches and upgrades that we send out.
This gives you full phone and email
support to our technical team. Anytime
during normal business hours, you can
call us with questions about your
system. We are happy to help.
Automate communication of important events. An example is to send
an email to inform supervisors when an
injury record has been added or the
Validate records or fields through custom checks and balances.
Custom validation is built into the
DataPipe Form Designer as well.
Automate recordkeeping: Based on the input in one form, related
records could be created automatically.
For example, in a General Incident
record, if an Injury/Illness type is
selected for this incident, DataPipe can
automatically generate records in the
Injury and Illness module for each of
the involved employees.
saves time required for data entry and
Interact with other applications like Microsoft Excel or
Microsoft Word. This allows you to
generate reports that meet your business
rules and are formatted according to
your presentation standards.
Provide on-screen data summaries; Reports can be used to
accumulate records for an entity
(person, facility, vehicle, etc) and
present a concise summary to the user.
For example, you can show all injuries
involving a specific person within a
An advanced report can also interact with and update web pages to
present to your employees on the
– integration with
external data sources:
programs that run on a scheduler. When
they are activated, they can run without
human interaction. Common examples of
External Process applications include:
Automate the sharing of data between DataPipe and other sources
(e.g.; HR databases or instruments,
etc.) If you receive a regular data feed
from an outside source and need it
integrated into your DataPipe system,
external processes can perform the task,
sending status reports as required.
Provide regular reports to responsible persons. External reports
can provide formatted reports and email
them to personnel. Example applications
could be a monthly list of employees
requiring training, a weekly list of new
Injuries or Illnesses, etc.
TABLE OF CONTENTS
What is DataPipe?
About Knorr Associates Inc.
DataPipe - The Big Picture
is Unique in its field
Why do you need EH&S software?
Cost benefit analysis
p8: Ten Topics for Assessing EH&S Software
p19: Technical Overview
Flexibility and Customization
Towards a Purchase
Review the Complete Module List
Estimate the Number of Concurrent Users
License and Maintenance
Ongoing Support, Upgrades, Add-Ons and Additional Services
Add-ons and Additional Services
What Does this Mean?
What You Should Do
Access our system and see
DataPipe live as we move through various forms and
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