mr_scott

Feedback requested on "Proof-of-Concept" GFC technique

Discussion created by mr_scott on Jul 25, 2014
Latest reply on Jul 25, 2014 by beverly

We've been playing around with a "Proof-of-Concept" (PoC) by Jason Meyer that extends the "Lightning-Fast Alternative" to using "Count ( )" function, first published by Daniel Wood in December of 2010 — deriving related records counts, sums and averages of the fields across those related records in the same way as Daniel's "Get ( FoundCount )" method.

 

GFC_SnowSurveys-example_image.png

 

Feedback and results from benchmarking the usefulness and performance of this PoC are encouraged from all. Rather than do a double posting (and, for context), here's the link to a response I posted (with the technique file) in another recent discussion on deriving counts from related records within a portal…

 

Re: How do I "Sum" data by Current Record in a Portal view?

 

Thanks in advance to everyone that checks it out and leaves their thoughts on this approach.

- - Scott

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