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  • input and edit data
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  • Build highly formatted, interactive, no-code paginated reports in minutes!
  • Enter data using input-enabled static measures and spread changes to descendants
  • Create what-if scenarios and quick forecasts on the fly
  • Build highly formatted, interactive, no-code paginated reports in minutes!
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Deliver flexibility in layout, context, presentation and formatting for report developers using a no-code user experience.
Use cases and Editions

The fastest way to build Power BI reports & visualizations


Everything in Standard Edition, along with advanced calculation, analysis & presentation capabilities


Everything in Professional, along with advanced formatted export, data entry, simulation, and forecasting capabilities.


Everything in Premium, along with collaboration, scheduling, and broadcasting capabilities.

Detailed Features

Deliver flexibility in layout, context, presentation and formatting for report developers using a no-code user experience.
Extensive no-code formatting

Format report layouts, rows, columns, cells, titles, headers, text and values exactly as you want it

Note, annotate & comment on data

Tell better stories and collaborate better with cell, row & measure-level comments

Create awesome graphical tables

Add customizable charts (bar, sparkline, bullet, waterfall, dumbbell range, stacked) to your table in a single click

Insert formula rows & measures

Leverage no-code visual formula engine to insert rows and measures; Includes conditional calculations

Leverage advanced pagination

Utilize First-Previous-Next-Last pagination out-of-the-box; Configure smart page breaks and section breaks

Dynamic conditional formatting

Perform conditional formatting in a click with pre-set options with advanced configurability

Dynamic conditional formatting

Perform report exports to Excel and PDF along with formatting and hierarchy structures

Writeback your data

Save data along with comments to database, OneDrive, SharePoint, and publish to URLs

Collaborate with stakeholders & users

Leverage real-time governed commenting, email notifications, and commentary digests

Perform what-if simulations

Simulate performance on-the-fly based on changing business conditions, and visualize projections and variances

Control, audit & govern

Track changes to report using interactive & query-enabled audit & report log; Monitor usage statistics

Schedule and broadcasting

Schedule and broadcast reports supporting row level security (RLS) to email, OneDrive and SharePoint

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What can I use Inforiver Matrix for?

1. Paginated reporting​

Build highly formatted & interactive paginated reports


Utilize First-Previous-Next-Last navigation, with the ability to insert row, column & section breaks

Header & footer templates​

Configure report header and footer using customizable preset layouts

Smart page & section breaks

Provide breaks in your report dynamically based on category values (e.g., each category starts in a new page)

Integrated KPI card templates​

​Insert pre-defined KPI cards with integrated trend and variance visualizations

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2. Financial reporting

Deliver highly formatted income statements, balance sheets, cash flow statements, and more  

Cell-level formatting

Apply borders, font & background colors at a cell level; Align text; Show/hide/resize rows & columns; and more

Reorder / custom sort rows & columns

​Click-and-drag to reorder rows and columns with ease

Multi-line headers

Create multi-line report headers with highly customizable formatting options

Group rows & columns​

Create hierarchies at the visual level

Number formatting​

Format numbers, decimals, prefix and suffix at the cell level

Vertical analysis​

Insert 1-click calculated columns designated for highlighting variance, contribution and vertical analysis

Calculated rows & columns​

Insert calculated rows & columns using intuitive formula editor

Manage accounting signs​

Manage signage for financial accounts  at a row (e.g., Travel Expenses) or group level (e.g., Expenses)

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3. Variance & IBCS reporting 

Deliver performance & variance reporting using 1-click International Business Communication Standards (IBCS) templates

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4. Forecasting & simulations

Leverage spreadsheet-like interface for what-if simulations, forecasting, planning & budgeting

Data input​

Insert column designated for data entry; supports scaled (e.g., 12k) and percentage (+10%) entries​

Spread/allocate/distribute values​

Distribute changes to descendants across rows & columns​; automatically roll-up any changes to the top​


Simulate using a graphical slider​ at a cell-level; tracks variances vs. baseline values

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5. Graphical tables

Deliver a range of charts and visualizations in your matrix reports in a single click

6. Spreadsheet-like pivot analysis

Enrich your analysis & decision-making by applying pivot-table like capabilities inside Power BI

Expand/collapse rows & columns

Expand collapse hierarchies in rows & columns; elaborate context menu available to navigate through hierarchies

Configure totals & subtotals

Change the way in which totals, and subtotals are calculated and positioned in the visual

Measure-level formatting

Apply number & decimal formatting at the measure-level, and apply changes across all hierarchy levels

Advanced column-level filters

Filter values in each column as you can do in spreadsheets using the KPI Explorer feature

Top N + Others​

Perform a quick Top N filtering and group remaining values as ‘Others’ in a few clicks

Manage columns​

Show/hide required columns and manage their properties like width and aggregation; supports pixel-perfect column widths

Pivot Analysis

7. Editable table and matrix

Insert, edit or update cell values using values or formula; supports formula references to other cells

8. Insert formula rows and columns

Leverage powerful formula engine to insert rows, columns and measures at the visual-level

9. Notes & annotations

Enhance your data stories with cell, row & column-level notes/footnotes & annotations

10. Conditional formatting​​

Apply pre-set or custom conditional formatting rules 

11. Formatted export to PDF/Excel​

Export to Excel or PDF without losing formatting​

The industry-leading export capability delivers the following:

  • Export with formatting, category/value structure and notes ​
  • ​Export to multiple Excel worksheets based on category values​
  • Export calculated rows, columns, and edited cells​
  • ​End-users in reading view can customize export options​
  • ​​Export table/matrix along with scaled number formatting​
  • ​Export to Excel with expand/collapse capability
  • ​Pagination & page-break support for Export to PDF
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12. Data provenance & audit​

Track changes to your report using an interactive, filterable, exportable and comment-enabled audit log

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