Pentaho 5.0 Reporting by Example: Beginner’s Guide

Learn to use the power of Pentaho for Business Intelligence reporting in a series of simple, logical stages. From installation in Windows or Linux right through to publishing your own Java web application, it’s all here.
Code Files

Pentaho 5.0 Reporting by Example: Beginner’s Guide

Mariano García Mattío, Dario R. Bernabeu

1 customer reviews
Learn to use the power of Pentaho for Business Intelligence reporting in a series of simple, logical stages. From installation in Windows or Linux right through to publishing your own Java web application, it’s all here.
Mapt Subscription
FREE
$30.00/m after trial
eBook
$21.00
RRP $29.99
Save 29%
Print + eBook
$49.99
RRP $49.99
What do I get with a Mapt subscription?
  • Unlimited access to all Packt’s 6,000+ eBooks and Videos
  • 100+ new titles a month, learning paths, assessments & code files
  • 1 Free eBook or Video to download and keep every month after trial
What do I get with an eBook?
  • Download this book in EPUB, PDF, MOBI formats
  • DRM FREE - read and interact with your content when you want, where you want, and how you want
  • Access this title in the subscription reader
What do I get with Print & eBook?
  • Get a paperback copy of the book delivered to you
  • Download this book in EPUB, PDF, MOBI formats
  • DRM FREE - read and interact with your content when you want, where you want, and how you want
  • Access this title in the subscription reader
What do I get with a Video?
  • Download this Video course in MP4 format
  • DRM FREE - read and interact with your content when you want, where you want, and how you want
  • Access this title in the subscription reader
$0.00
$21.00
$49.99
$29.99 p/m after trial
RRP $29.99
RRP $49.99
Subscription
eBook
Print + eBook
Start 14 Day Trial

Frequently bought together


Pentaho 5.0 Reporting by Example: Beginner’s Guide Book Cover
Pentaho 5.0 Reporting by Example: Beginner’s Guide
$ 29.99
$ 21.00
Introduction to R for Business Intelligence Book Cover
Introduction to R for Business Intelligence
$ 27.99
$ 19.60
Buy 2 for $35.00
Save $22.98
Add to Cart

Book Details

ISBN 139781782162247
Paperback342 pages

Book Description

Open source reporting tools and techniques, such as PRD, have been comparable in quality to their commercial counterparts this is largely due to the market's marked tendency to choose open source solutions. PRD is a very powerful tool and in order to take full advantage of it you need to pay attention to the important details.

Pentaho 5.0 Reporting by Example: Beginner’s Guide clearly explains the the foundation and then puts those concepts into practice through step-by-step visual guides. Feeling confident with your newly discovered, desirable, skill you will have the power to create your very own professional reports including graphics, formulas, sub-reports and many other forms of data reporting.

Pentaho 5.0 Reporting By Example: Beginner’s Guide is a step-by-step guide to create high quality, professional reports. Starting with the basics we will explore each feature to ensure a thorough understanding to peel back the curtain and take full advantage of the power that Pentaho puts at our fingertips.

This book gives you the necessary resources to create a great variety of reports. You will be able to make reports that contain sub-reports, include graphics, sparklines and so on. You will also be able to parameterize your reports so that the final user can decide what information to visualize. You will be able to create your own stoplight type indicators and drill down in your reports. and execute your reports from your own web application.

Pentaho 5.0 Reporting By Example: Beginner’s Guide lets you learn everything necessary to work seriously with one of the world’s most popular open source reporting tools. This book will guide you chapter by chapter through examples, graphics, and theoretical explanations so that you feel comfortable interacting with Pentaho Report Designer and creating your own reports.

Table of Contents

What You Will Learn

  • Download, configure, and install Pentaho Report Designer
  • Create your own data sources or insertable objects that can use them
  • Produce reports with different hierarchical levels and create aggregate functions to calculate totals and sub-totals
  • Use parameters in your reports to enable the user to interact directly with your report
  • Generate your own sub-reports and add graphics and sparklines
  • Create reports with the capacity to drill down
  • Publish and execute your reports on the Pentaho BI Server
  • Produce reports that use session variables such as user, role, to vary their content
  • Develop your own Java web application to execute your reports.

Authors

Table of Contents

Book Details

ISBN 139781782162247
Paperback342 pages
Read More
From 1 reviews

Read More Reviews

Recommended for You

Introduction to R for Business Intelligence Book Cover
Introduction to R for Business Intelligence
$ 27.99
$ 19.60
Learning Pentaho CTools Book Cover
Learning Pentaho CTools
$ 39.99
$ 28.00
Learning Pentaho Data Integration 8 CE - Third Edition Book Cover
Learning Pentaho Data Integration 8 CE - Third Edition
$ 39.99
$ 28.00
Learning Pentaho Data Integration 8 CE - Third Edition Book Cover
Learning Pentaho Data Integration 8 CE - Third Edition
$ 39.99
$ 28.00
Pentaho 8 Reporting for Java Developers Book Cover
Pentaho 8 Reporting for Java Developers
$ 39.99
$ 28.00
Pentaho Data Integration Cookbook - Second Edition Book Cover
Pentaho Data Integration Cookbook - Second Edition
$ 29.99
$ 21.00