~ use and share industry standard forms to save training time
~ natural, convenient method of viewing data in same format as input
~ utilize Google's low-cost, secure infrastructure
~ create a form via Google office form creator
~ create a local repository for that form's data for working off-line
~ easy to setup and maintain. No IT expertise required.
~ mobile view of forms and data
~ integrates with Google calendar, Google talk, iGoogle, Google Sites
....The rest of the story.
~ Forms are created as part of a Google gadget served by smw.appspot.com. Just use the provided url anywhere you use a Google gadget (Google Sites, iGoogle)
~ Forms are also mailed to form creator as html email. Can be mailed to other Waveforms users who use html mail.
~ Automatic conversion of waveforms to mobile forms.
~ Display Waveforms with Google Forms CSS which look great on mobile devices.
~ Attach a searchable, auditable data repository to google wave discussions
~ Integrate google wave with relational database.
~ display waveforms using Google Form's CSS, etc. which look great in gadgets, iframes mobile devices
~ prepare a chart for loading by adding link in calendar appointment
~ GUI elements to turn Gtalk and GServ on and off. Type "on" or Type "off" into the text box under 'User" tab
~ Add email@example.com to your chat users list and receive chat alerts whenever a user sends you a waveform
~ Brings up Google's email contacts.
~ offline view and modification of form with data
~ local backup method for google data
~ all form fields in the waveform will get updated by the upater-wave crew, changed field shows identity of updater.
~ your active waveform field (the field with cursor on it) will not get changed by your crew's updates
~ Provided wavefunctions include tinymce editor and Secret Wavefunction (ability to encrypt/decrypt data in a form)
~ perform relational sql on these tables and show results in a grid
~ download the grid as an excel file or html
~ new xtype available with ux files: linkbutton, tmcetextarea
~ relationalForms_wf.js overides Ext.grid.GridPanel to give grid the "getHtml" function
* Three Waves:
"Writer Wave" : created and admin by Writer Wave captain.
"Reviewer Wave" : created and admin by Reviewer Wave captain.
"Publisher Wave" ; created and admin by Publisher Wave captain.
* Crew - The total crew consists of all three captains as well as any crew members they add to their wave.
Steersman - a steersman is any member of two waves. They have the ability to promote (move) a chart from one wave to the next.
Workflow Admin - usually a member of all three waves, the admin can restrict which waves users can move charts to.
* Charts are similar to standard GUI folders but charts do not contain charts.
~ Easy creation of form template / database from a html form
~ Creation of form template / database from JSON
~ Run Map Reduce on your groups waveforms.
~ Retrieve data from a remote site using script proxy
~ access to various GUI designers
~ ability to easily share form JSON
~ can add a gadget into the gtalk or gserv panels
~ Send form data to another gmail user without using web or email (extra secure when using https)
~ Save data to Google gears
~ Reduce downloads by using Google gears (turbo)
~ Additional tagging capabilities in turbo mode
~ Form History with ability to track who did changes
~ multi-media capabilities in a form (video, mp3, swf, iframes)
~ iphone mode automatically moves panels to side