Technical Articles

I created this annex to our site to share thoughts, opinions, research and prototypes of software. This site contains:

  • a weblog
  • Spotfire Applications
    (See Historical Hurricane Tracks)
  • technical articals and software documentation (at least in draft form)
  • a library of VBA subroutines and functions for Excel, Access and Spotfire. (also see
  • notes and summaries of professional papers, newsgroups, and mail-lists
  •  reviews of books, software, and entertainment.
  • opinions on news and life
WiserWays Spotfire Historical Hurricane Tracks Index Page
WiserWays Spotfire Historical Hurricane Tracks as it applies to Hurricane  IVAN as of 20040912 11pm
Case Study the WiserWays Spotfire Hurricane Historical Tracker.   It was to predict whether 2002 Hurricane Lili was a danger to Houston.    Total time to prepare the data, database and Spotfire Application:  4 hours.
I gave up on SiteStudio.    I’ll stick with FrontPage.   It will probably take a while to redesign the site, but I prefer the freedom to lay pages out myself in FrontPage.
Late August:
This is a Generic Type page in SiteStudio.   Rich Text editor.
This has a problem in that you cannot paste from word into the Rich Text editor because the HTML is hideous.
We will have to see how well it works with code, screen shots and other things.