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Southern California School of Interpretation Launches Online Training Portal Using Caspio

Posted by Néstor Wagner, Founder and Director of Education at the Southern California School of Interpretation (SCSI). Editor’s Note: Today we hear from Néstor Wagner, Founder and Director of Education at Southern California School of Interpretation, a school specializing in preparing Spanish and English bilingual students to become certified interpreters. Founded in 1993, SCSI has [...]

By | July 26th, 2016|Caspio News, Customer Success|0 Comments

How Caspio Delivers Data Security and Compliance Across Industries and Regions

IT and business leaders of companies large and small understand that data is an important corporate asset that needs to be protected. Failure to do so may result in breaches that can lead to financial losses and erosion of customer trust, causing customer loyalty and retention issues. Cyber criminals relentlessly try to hack into government [...]

By | July 21st, 2016|Caspio News, PaaS in Action|0 Comments

6 Security Policies to Customize in Your Caspio Account

Corporate governance requires IT security policies to be defined in accordance to a risk management plan. An important form of risk management is to prioritize security requirements and implement appropriate security policies company-wide. With Caspio, you can define a Custom Security Policy for all users signing into your Caspio Bridge account. You can set the [...]

By | July 18th, 2016|PaaS in Action, Tech Tips|0 Comments

Announcing the Caspio GovCloud Edition

We are pleased to announce the release of the Caspio GovCloud Edition – a new edition of the Caspio platform that helps U.S. government agencies meet the regulatory and compliance requirements mandated by the federal government. Read the full announcement. The Caspio GovCloud edition is designed for U.S. government agencies, contractors, and partners, but is available [...]

By | July 15th, 2016|Caspio News|0 Comments

5 Ways to Bring Your Cloud Data to Microsoft Excel Using Caspio

At many companies, Microsoft Excel is still the most common tool to work with data. While employees appreciate Excel for its ease-of-use and versatility, cloud applications are achieving what Excel can’t – transforming daily operations by automating processes and ensuring secure access to real-time information. Caspio provides a low-code application platform for creating cloud applications with little to [...]

By | July 8th, 2016|PaaS in Action|0 Comments

Video: How to Create User Roles and Permissions in Your Caspio Apps

User management is a key requirement for web applications that restrict access to specific information based on the user role. However, developing a sophisticated authentication system that supports fine-grain user permissions and custom application workflows traditionally requires some level of programming or IT expertise. Caspio provides a low-code application platform with built-in authentication and user [...]

By | July 7th, 2016|PaaS in Action, Tech Tips|0 Comments

Tech Tip: SMS Notifications from Caspio Apps

Research by Deloitte shows that text messaging is one of the things many consumers check first in the morning and repeatedly throughout the day. Compared to emails, SMS notifications tend to grab more attention and generate a stronger sense of urgency – which is why many businesses integrate SMS messaging into their daily operations. Caspio's Web Services API provides unlimited [...]

By | June 30th, 2016|Tech Tips|0 Comments

Tech Tip: Improve Your Cloud App Performance with Caspio FileStor CDN

In business, faster is better, and having web applications that load faster is no exception. In fact, according to Aberdeen Group, a delay on web application performance could impact annual corporate revenues by up to 9%, which is a very significant amount. This is why Caspio invests heavily in infrastructure by running on Amazon Web [...]

By | June 29th, 2016|Tech Tips|0 Comments

Caspio Establishes Asia-Pacific Business Operations Center in the Philippines

We are excited to announce the opening of our new Business Operations Center in the Philippines. This office represents our third global operation center, following our centers in Silicon Valley and Europe. This expansion gives us much better access to our Asia-Pacific customers, allowing us to better serve this fast growing segment of our customers [...]

By | June 21st, 2016|Caspio News|0 Comments

Step Up Your Career with Caspio

In today’s fast-paced and globalized business world, it is more important than ever to remain relevant in the industry and stay ahead of the pack. One of the best ways to do this is to learn a hot new skill, be it through taking classes, getting certified, doing self-studies, enrolling for online courses, reading books, [...]

By | June 12th, 2016|Caspio News, PaaS in Action|0 Comments

Does Standardized Software Kill Your Competitive Advantage?

Unique business processes are intellectual properties. In fact, they can be patented in many countries and therefore protected by copyright laws. There are situations where a unique process is integral to your business. You could put it aside and use a standardized off-the-shelf software — one that your competitors and millions of other businesses use. [...]

By | June 8th, 2016|PaaS in Action|0 Comments

7 Things You Need to Know About ISO 9001 Document Control

Since the publication of ISO 9001:2015, there is a lot of talk going around about mandatory documented information that an organization needs to have. A documented information is a meaningful data that is required to be controlled and maintained by the organization and the medium on which it is contained. A complete list of the [...]

By | June 7th, 2016|PaaS in Action|0 Comments

Announcing the Caspio EU Compliance Edition

We are excited to announce the immediate availability of the Caspio EU Compliance Edition — a new edition of the Caspio platform designed to help European customers maintain compliance with local data protection and privacy regulations. In addition to supporting the new EU General Data Protection Regulation enacted last month, the EU Compliance Edition offers [...]

By | June 1st, 2016|Caspio News|0 Comments

How to Create a Searchable Database with Caspio, Code-Free

When a database contains hundreds, thousands, or tens of thousands of records, chances are it's not easy for people to find what they are looking for. As the amount of data grows, so does the time required to search for specific information.

By | May 30th, 2016|PaaS in Action|0 Comments

New Release: Caspio Bridge 9.2

We are happy to announce the immediate availability of Caspio Bridge 9.2 for all new and existing customers. This version includes productivity enhancements and exciting new features that have been regularly requested by our active user community. Read the release notes to see a complete list of enhancements and bug fixes. New Search Function The [...]

By | May 25th, 2016|Caspio News|0 Comments

Better Data Security, Done Easier with Caspio

Data security is a big concern for business leaders. IT departments are the ones caught in the trap of overwhelming demands to protect company data while staying current with the latest threats, patches, policies, compliances, and regulations. With the vast volume of applications and IT project requests from employees and business units, IT departments struggle [...]

By | May 24th, 2016|PaaS in Action|0 Comments

Caspio Store Locator App: Help Your Customers Find You

Does your business operate on multiple locations? If yes, your customers are probably looking for your store or operation center nearest to them. However, is it easy for them to find your locations? Though they can search on Google or Google maps, it is likely that they may come across your competitors and miss the [...]

By | May 17th, 2016|Caspio News, PaaS in Action|0 Comments

Caspio Expands its Software Development Center in Ukraine

According to Gartner, the worldwide public cloud market is predicted to hit $204 billion this year at 16% growth. At Caspio, we see tremendous growth in customer demand for our platform and services. To better position ourselves in serving our growing global customers, we continue to invest in all areas of our operations. Today we [...]

By | May 16th, 2016|Caspio News|0 Comments

Case Study: Barnes & Noble College Transforms Operations Using Caspio

Today we’d like to share a success story from one of Caspio’s longtime customers, Barnes & Noble College. Barnes & Noble College operates 750 of the finest campus bookstores and websites nationwide for top academic institutions such as Harvard, Yale, University of Pennsylvania, Indiana University, and Georgia Tech. The Operational Finance Department was looking to [...]

By | May 12th, 2016|Customer Success|0 Comments

Caspio Recognized as Amazon Advanced Technology Partner

We are pleased to announce that Caspio is recognized by Amazon Web Services (AWS) as an Advanced Technology Partner, the highest partnership level available from AWS. We have been an early adopter of AWS and have employed its technologies as the foundation of our infrastructure. Caspio is utilizing the best-of-breed technologies to deliver top quality and [...]

By | May 10th, 2016|Caspio News|0 Comments

Extend Corporate Active Directory to Your Cloud Apps for Single Sign-On

Given today’s state of technology, authenticating users is primarily through usernames and password. However, passwords are a big and growing problem for both users and IT administrators. A study by Microsoft shows that the average user has 25 password accounts. Remembering that many usernames and passwords and ensuring they are all of adequate complexity is [...]

By | May 4th, 2016|PaaS in Action|0 Comments

Caspio Named SIIA CODiE Award Finalist for Best Platform-as-a-Service

We are pleased to be recognized as a finalist for the 2016 SIIA CODiE Awards in the Best Platform-as-a-Service category. Finalists represent the information industry's best products, technologies, and services in software, content and business technology. The SIIA CODiE Awards are the premier awards for the software and information industries, and have been recognizing product [...]

By | May 2nd, 2016|Caspio News|0 Comments

Phase 2 HIPAA Audits: What to Expect from Your Business Associates

Last month, the Department of Health and Human Services’ Office for Civil Rights (OCR) launched the phase 2 of HIPAA Audit Program. The second phase of the audit will now focus on whether covered entities and business associates adhere to the HIPAA Privacy, Security, and Breach Notification Rules. If your business associates are handling electronic Protected [...]

By | April 21st, 2016|PaaS in Action|0 Comments

New Release: Caspio Bridge 9.1

We are pleased to announce the immediate availability of Caspio Bridge 9.1 for all new and existing customers. This release includes some smaller features, usability enhancements, bug fixes, and security and compatibility upgrades. Release Highlights Performance Improvements: We have optimized various areas of Caspio Bridge to significantly improve the overall speed of your applications, resulting [...]

By | March 22nd, 2016|Caspio News|0 Comments

No-Code or Low-Code PaaS?

Back in 2000, Caspio was founded on the premise that it’s possible and advantageous to create an all-inclusive service where business people can quickly build database applications without coding. In those days, the word “cloud” still referred to the fluffy things in the sky and PaaS was a curious misspelling. Over the years, many insightful [...]

By | January 21st, 2016|PaaS in Action|0 Comments

New Release: Caspio Bridge 9.0

We’re excited to announce the immediate availability of Caspio Bridge 9.0 for all new and existing customers. This release includes three major features and many smaller enhancements – all designed to improve the usability and security of your Caspio applications.

By | December 22nd, 2015|Caspio News|1 Comment

7 Reasons Why Every Newsroom Needs Data Journalism

Once reserved for few data crunchers, the practice of data journalism has become an essential skill for reporters across print, web and TV news outlets. Now more than ever, newsrooms are embracing data as an instrumental digital asset. Caspio has served the media industry for over a decade, offering a cloud database platform to help [...]

By | November 18th, 2015|PaaS in Action|0 Comments

Update on Caspio’s Data Transfer Policy

In most Caspio plans, data transfer is the primary metric to measure platform usage. Since all plans provide free unlimited users for applications, data transfer is a relatively straight-forward method for this purpose. To reduce constraints during the development and day-to-day data management of your applications, we are changing the way we calculate account data transfer. Effective [...]

By | November 5th, 2015|Caspio News|0 Comments

Customer Showcase Webinar: Educational Services Industry

Join our webinar to hear real-life success stories and watch app demos directly from Caspio customers in the educational services industry. Learn first-hand how universities, colleges, and their support services departments use Caspio’s cloud application platform to modernize their systems. Several of Caspio’s customers will co-present the webinar, sharing an in-depth look at their goals, [...]

By | October 30th, 2015|Caspio News|0 Comments

Top 6 Ways to Integrate and Extend Caspio’s Cloud Database

With Caspio, you get the best of two worlds: The ability to manage data using Caspio’s scalable database and create applications using our visual application builder. And the flexibility to extend your applications using the platform’s integration capabilities to achieve virtually anything that you would like to accomplish in any way that makes the most [...]

By | October 23rd, 2015|Tech Tips|2 Comments

Customer Showcase: Adjectivs Wants You to Shop in a Whole New Way

People turn to online shopping instead of visiting stores for the sake of convenience, but can quickly feel overwhelmed searching through a sea of endless products and retailers. Having spent hours on different websites trying to find the perfect product, entrepreneur Myah Evers decided to transform the way people shop online – one necklace at [...]

By | September 23rd, 2015|Customer Success|0 Comments

New Release: Caspio Bridge 8.8

We are pleased to announce the immediate availability of Caspio Bridge 8.8 for all new and existing customers. This version includes new data types, enhanced grouping and aggregations, improved deployment into WordPress sites, and many smaller enhancements and bug fixes. Read the release notes for all the details. Highlights: New Unique ID Data Types Three new [...]

By | September 17th, 2015|Caspio News|0 Comments

Showcase: Newspapers Engage More Readers Using Visual Database Galleries

A consistent trend we are seeing among our media customers is to have a dedicated page that consolidates their popular databases in a single place on their website. Not only does this approach increase reader engagement, it also supports the Open Data initiative by making government data more easily accessible to the public. This page is [...]

By | September 4th, 2015|Customer Success|0 Comments

7 Data-Editing Features to Increase Productivity Using Caspio Reports

Reports are one of the most widely-used types of Caspio DataPages. In reality, they are not just reports. They are user interfaces to interact with your data in a variety of ways. You can create feature-rich applications using Report DataPages to display, visualize, search, drill down and edit data. In the last several product releases, [...]

By | August 28th, 2015|Tech Tips|1 Comment

Create Mobile Web Apps with Caspio’s New Mobile Kit

We have just released a new-and-improved Mobile Kit to help you roll out great-looking mobile web apps. The kit includes professionally-designed templates and style to help you quickly optimize your apps for mobile devices: Four website templates, each with a different navigation interface Each template is available in three color schemes Sample responsive Caspio DataPages A new Caspio [...]

By | August 14th, 2015|Caspio News|2 Comments

New Release: Integration Features and Performance Improvements

In this version, we have released Zapier integration, as well as other features and performance enhancements. Be sure to read the release notes for the complete details. Highlights: Integration with Zapier (Beta) Caspio’s new Zapier integration allows you to connect your Caspio database with many other online services. Provided that your Caspio account includes the [...]

By | June 26th, 2015|Caspio News|0 Comments

Showcase: PennLive.com Sparks Heated Discussions with Searchable Pension Database

PennLive.com, a news website covering Central Pennsylvania, has seen a spike in traffic and comments driven by the recent reporting series on state pensions named “Set for Life”. This featured reporting package examines different aspects of pensions in Pennsylvania and has generated wide discussions on the issue. The special reporting series resulted from an interactive [...]

By | May 27th, 2015|Customer Success|0 Comments

Free Training at IRE 2015: Create Engaging Database Applications

Caspio has partnered with the Investigative Reporters and Editors (IRE) again this year to host a hands-on training session at the annual IRE conference, held in Philadelphia on June 4. The session will be focused on how journalists can use interactive database applications to inform and engage readers, generate more page views, and increase ad [...]

By | May 14th, 2015|Caspio News|0 Comments

Announcing Caspio Bridge 8.6

We’re excited to announce the release of Caspio Bridge 8.6 for all new and existing customers. In this version, we have released the much-anticipated “Bulk Edit” feature, as well as other enhancements to help you create more powerful applications. Watch the video below for a quick tour of the new features, and be sure to [...]

By | April 20th, 2015|Caspio News|0 Comments

Publish Now: Crime Rates for Largest U.S. Cities

We have released a ready-to-publish data set with the latest crime data for the largest U.S. cities. The data was retrieved from the FBI Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) program and we prepared an interactive web interface to allow public users to search and interact with the information. The app can be seamlessly embedded on any [...]

By | April 10th, 2015|Caspio News|0 Comments

Showcase: Data Visualization Reveals Extent of Detroit’s Arson Epidemic

Arson is taking a heavy toll on the city of Detroit over the last few years. In an effort to uncover the true impact of arson on the city, The Detroit News spent three months researching arson reports, obtaining data from multiple sources under the Freedom of Information Act. The results of the investigation were [...]

By | April 1st, 2015|Customer Success|0 Comments

Video: How to Embed a Database Application on Any Website Without Coding

Popular website builders and hosting services such as Yola, Weebly, and GoDaddy have simplified how websites can be designed and customized using visual building tools. While these services allow users to get up-and-running quickly with a nicely-designed website, many don't include tools to add database functionality. Database-driven applications such as web forms, searchable data listings, [...]

By | March 25th, 2015|PaaS in Action|0 Comments

4 Reasons Why Healthcare Organizations Should Custom-Build their Patient Portal

With the surging demand for patient-centric care services, patient portals are experiencing fast growth in the U.S. healthcare sector. According to the latest research from Frost & Sullivan, the patient portal market is expected to grow by 221% to nearly $900 million in 2017.  What’s more, online patient portals demonstrably improve healthcare outcomes while lowering [...]

By | March 24th, 2015|PaaS in Action, Recommended|0 Comments

Available Now: Caspio Bridge REST API

We are pleased to announce the immediate availability of the Caspio Bridge REST API for all new and existing customers. As a more modern alternative to our existing SOAP-based API, the new REST API is an open-standards web service that makes it even easier to extend and customize your Caspio applications. APIs are a vital component [...]

By | March 19th, 2015|Caspio News|0 Comments

Caspio Offers Free Alternative for Adobe FormsCentral Users Affected by Discontinuation

Adobe introduced FormsCentral in 2011 as an online form builder to complement its Acrobat product line. In an unexpected announcement, Adobe has decided to shut down FormCentral functionality on June 23, 2015, giving users a few short months to migrate their data and applications to alternative solutions. According to Adobe’s official blog post, “there hasn’t [...]

By | March 7th, 2015|PaaS in Action|0 Comments

Tech Tip: Speed Up Files and Images in Your Cloud Apps with Caspio FileStor CDN

Caspio FileStor CDN is a new feature released in Caspio Bridge 8.5. It is designed to help you significantly enhance the performance of applications with files and images, while also minimizing data transfer. FileStor leverages Amazon CloudFront, the global Content Delivery Network (CDN) from Amazon Web Services. With the release of Caspio Bridge 8.5, you can [...]

By | February 26th, 2015|Tech Tips|0 Comments

Announcing Caspio Bridge 8.5

We’re excited to announce the release of Caspio Bridge 8.5 for all customers. In this version, you’ll find some exciting new features and productivity enhancements that have been frequently-requested by our active user community. Watch the video below for a quick demo of the new features, and be sure to read the release notes for [...]

By | February 20th, 2015|Caspio News|0 Comments

Showcase: Syracuse.com Publishes Database of School Closings During Winter Storms

With snowstorms raging in the Northeast over the past week, Syracuse.com kept its citizens up-to-date using Caspio databases to post the latest school closings, road conditions, and snowfall numbers. The public can view the latest information on school delays and closings at any time and sort the results based on different criteria. This application was [...]

By | February 9th, 2015|Customer Success|0 Comments

Unlock the Power and Scale of AWS Using Caspio’s Platform-as-a-Service

We’re excited to announce that Caspio is now listed on the Amazon Web Services Marketplace. As a certified AWS Technology Partner, Caspio's Platform-as-a-Service runs on AWS infrastructure offering the full value and scale of Amazon's industry-leading cloud services, while minimizing the technical complexities. Because Caspio is designed with non-developers in mind, any tech-savvy business professionals can create and operate their own cloud [...]

By | January 29th, 2015|Caspio News|0 Comments

Tech Tip: How to Capture Environment Data Using Caspio System Parameters

Parameters are one of the most powerful features in Caspio Bridge. When used properly, parameters help you create smart and efficient applications while streamlining important data workflows for both you and your app users. Among the different types of Caspio parameters, “System Parameters” help you capture environment information such as the time of submission, user [...]

By | January 27th, 2015|Tech Tips|0 Comments