HOw the Windward Solutions Work

How Windward Solutions Works

Step 1

Design Your Smart Documents

  • Connect one or multiple data sources to your DOCX, XLSX, or PPTX template.
  • Design your template within Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, or PowerPoint).
  • Use the full power of Office for layout & formatting.
  • Use conditional logic to customize your content inline creating a smart document.
Learn about the Designer component

Step 2

The Powerful Engine Processes Your Data

  • Add the engine library to your application (Java: link to JAR files, .NET: add DLLs as resources, RESTful install an ASP.NET web app).
  • Instantiate a Report object, pass it the template, datasource(s) and output destination.
  • The powerful Windward Engine merges your template with your data creating the output document/report.
Learn about the Engine component

Step 3

Generate Your Output

  • Generate your document/report to a wide variety of output formats: DOCX, XLSX, PPTX, PDF, HTML, and many more.

Learn about ouput capabilities

Solution Feature List

Connect to multiple data sources

Conditional logic functionality

Use Microsoft change tracking

Process data sources simultaneously

Define data with Select Wizards

Quickly verify template for errors

Duplicate content with PODs

Unlimited layout and formatting

Set text in a shape from data

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Getting Started with Windward

Although a technical user is typically needed during the software setup, our platform enables even business users to design their own templates, and easily scale the document generation process. With our user-friendly Windward Designer and powerful Windward Engine, it is unbelievably easy to create visually impressive, data-powered documents that hit the mark every time. Welcome to the world of 'Smart Document Logic'.

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For over 10 years, Windward has lead the industry with our world-class document generation platform that creates visually stunning, data-powered documents designed exactly the way users want and are created in a fraction of the time and cost compared to existing solutions. Proudly located in Boulder, Colorado, Windward Studios is the premier solution for developers and business users adding reporting and document generation capabilities to their applications in over 70 countries around the world.