TM1 Web OR Contributor?

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habibullah.sayyed
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TM1 Web OR Contributor?

Post by habibullah.sayyed » Tue Dec 17, 2019 10:36 am

Hello everyone,

Which is best for users "TM1 Web Application" OR "TM1 Contributor" ?

Thanks.

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Re: TM1 Web OR Contributor?

Post by tomok » Tue Dec 17, 2019 1:08 pm

They are basically the same thing except that Contributor adds the workflow functionality. If you don't need or want the built-in workflow then use TM1Web. If you do, then use Contributor. It's not really an either/or type thing anyway, you can use both.
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Re: TM1 Web OR Contributor?

Post by David Usherwood » Tue Dec 17, 2019 3:26 pm

At the risk of confusing matters further, IBM's official name for 'Contributor' is 'TM1 Applications Web'. :roll:

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Re: TM1 Web OR Contributor?

Post by Ken Vuong » Fri Dec 20, 2019 10:26 am

Just to add that TM1 Web has longer shelf life, as IBM guy (at Sempre's Customer Day) said they are trying to re-write the Contributor/Workflow functionality from scratch.
Massive credit to Contributor/Application Web really, as they have been redeveloping this for over a year now...

Once they have, Application Web and PM will be exterminated.

Funnily enough, there was no demo, just screenshots of the new Workflow. So this may be at least 6-9 months away.

HTH

Ken

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