Pentaho Reporting
By Francesco Corti
Publisher: Packt Publishing
Final Release Date: January 2014
Run time: 1 hour 37 minutes

Design and build both basic and advanced reports using the powerful Pentaho Report Designer

About This Video

  • Make customizations in Pentaho reports using Pentaho Report Designer and Java Environment for web and swing applications

  • Packed with practical examples including tips on how to efficiently reach your end goal

  • Explore the basics of the Pentaho Business Intelligence Server and Pentaho Data Integration

In Detail

Pentaho Report Designer is one of the most important core modules of the Pentaho BI Suite, that builds impressive reports using Open Source Business Intelligence Solutions . Pentaho Report Designer helps you to develop professional applications, making them interact with a multi-language support as well as parameterized reports.

You will learn exactly how to develop basic and advanced reports using the Pentaho Report Designer environment, and a more customized Java environment. All of the examples are described in-depth with the source code, and you will be guided through this book using a step-by-step approach which will ensure that you’ll achieve impressive results.

This course begins with the installation of the Java Development Environments using practical examples, moving onto how to develop impressive reports using tables, charts and sub-reports. The examples will also be shown in a Java development environment for web and swing applications.

Next, you will be taken on a practical run through the Pentaho Report Designer. This guide will then explain Java APIs, data source connections, and the development of several chart types. You also learn the most relevant, advanced features needed to make a report , such as internationalization, parameterization, interaction, functions, expressions, sub-reports and cross-tabs, leading the way to the use of reports in the Pentaho Suite (especially in the Pentaho BI server and Pentaho Data Integration).

With the Pentaho Report basic and advanced development video course, you'll get in touch with the enterprise development of reports, with one of the most relevant Open Source Business Intelligence solutions.

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Very Useful tutorial

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    Comments about oreilly Pentaho Reporting:

    This handy tutorial is for any begginer level report designer and it has some nice advance level topic as which helps to build good reporting knowledge in pentaho. One can start creating reports even if they didn't have any prior training or knowledge. It also supplys code example to work with which is amazing. I personally prefer this for anyone who's interested in reporting work.

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