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  • Working with Actuate BIRT Report Designer

    Course Length:
    2 days

    Who Should Attend?
    Developers and Project Managers using Actuate BIRT

    Prerequisites:
    Although not required, it is helpful if students have some knowledge of SQL, HTML, and JavaScript.

    Course Description:
    This course develops the skills needed to build enterprise reports using Actuate BIRT Report Designer. Students are introduced to the design tools and basic reporting concepts. In a lab environment, students develop reports that range from simple listing reports to complex reports using grouping, report parameters, multiple master pages, hyperlinks, and a variety of data sources.

    Each student receives a workbook, which contains all the exercises students will complete in class. Students also receive BIRT: A Field Guide to Reporting, the book published by Addison-Wesley.

    Topics:
    Creating a simple listing report
    Formatting a report
    Sorting, grouping, and aggregating data
    Creating reports that use parameters
    Writing expressions
    Building a report that contains subreports
    Connecting to JDBC, text, and XML data sources
    Joining data sets
    Creating charts
    Designing a multipage report
    Designing master pages
    Creating hyperlinks
    Adding interactive features to a chart
    Creating and using libraries
    Creating and using templates


    Cost: $1,000

    Prices are per student and include all training materials. Please call 501-952-8110 for discounts if sending more than 1 student to the same class.

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