Does the TRIRIGA offlining process require Excel?


This may be a dumb question, but does the Apache POI library allow the offlining process to act as a server-side Excel engine behind the scenes, or is it just for reading/writing the Excel file format, and a client version of Excel still needs to be invoked at some point during the process for the actual Excel formulas to be evaluated?…

We’re basically hoping to use the offlining process as a quick-and-dirty calculation engine (in the above described manner) without ever having to invoke an actual copy of Excel in the entire process. We’re now wondering if our understanding of the offlining process is somewhat incorrect.

[Admin: This post is related to the 12.03.15 post about the supported Excel functions in the Offlining tool. To see other related posts, use the Offline tag.]

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