Packt is pleased to announce iReport 3.7, a beginner's tutorial book aimed at introducing the iReport environment and providing example-oriented tutorials to develop reports from scratch. Written by Shamsuddin Ahammad, this book will show readers how to create, format and export reports using iReport 3.7.
iReport is a visual report designer built on Jasper Reports that provides developers the power to create sophisticated layouts containing charts, images, sub reports and crosstabs. This book will introduce readers to the iReport environment and steer them through each point of the report setup, to creating them in PDF, RTF, and other formats found online.
Using examples based on a sample Inventory Management System, readers will learn to develop simple to dynamic enterprise-level reports with ease. This book will also guide developers to use different report templates, include data to master detail reports as well as add images to their report. In addition to this, they will learn to represent business data in the form of pie charts, bar charts, line charts.
Using NetBeans IDE, developers will be able to create Java projects with reporting facilities. They will learn to create JDBC connections from iReport to connect to different data sources, call iReport from their Java application, as well as how to vary report format and layout according to business requirements.
Business intelligence reporting tool users and Java developers interested in learning and expanding their knowledge about iReport will find this book useful. This book is out now and is available from Packt. For more information, please visit: www.packtpub.com/ireport-3-7/book
| Learn how to use iReport to create, design, format, and export reports
For more information, please visit: https://www.packtpub.com/ireport-3-7/book