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Pentaho 5.0 Reporting by Example: Beginner’s Guide by [Mattío, Mariano García, Bernabeu, Dario R.]
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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.


Written in a friendly, example driven Beginner’s Guide format, there are plenty of step-by-step instructions to get you started fast!

Who this book is for

Pentaho 5.0 By Example: Beginner's Guide is the ideal companion for a wide-variety of developers. Whether you are new to the world of Business Intelligence reporting, or an experienced BI analyst, this book will guide you through the creation of your first reports in Pentaho. We assume some knowledge of the SQL language and database systems.

About the Author

Mariano Garcia Mattio is Systems Engineer for the IUA and Specialist in Distributed Systems and Services for the Facultad de Matematica Astronomia y Fisica (Faculty of Mathematics Astronomy and Physics) - FaMAF - UNC. He is an Associate Professor of: Databases 1, Databases 2 and Andvances Database Systems at the IUA, School of Engineering; Database Engines at the IUA, School of Administration; Object-Oriented Programming Paradigm and Distributed Systems at the IUA's Master in Embedded Systems. He is theTeacher in charge of assignments for Applied Databases at the UCC. Co-director of the research project on New Information and Communication Technologies at the UCC and Co-director of the research project on Networks Monitoring and Communication Systems at the IUA.He is also a Member of the "Virtual Laboratories" research project at the IUA. Co-founder of eGluBI. Coordinator of the social network Open BI Network. He specializes in JAVA SE and Java EE technologies, node.js, administration and design of databases and OSBI.His blog site is http://jmagm.blogspot.com/. Dario R. Bernabeu is Systems Engineer for the Instituto Universitario Aeronautico (University Aeronautic Institute) - IUA. Cofounder of eGluBI (http://www.eglubi.com.ar). He specializes in development and implementation of OSBI solutions (Open Source Business Intelligence). project management, analysis of requirements/needs, deployment and configuration of BI solutions, design of data integration processes, Data Warehouse modelling, design of Multidimensional Cubes and Business Models, development of ad hoc reports, advanced reports, interactive analysis, dashboards, and so on.He is a Teacher, researcher, geek, and open-source software enthusiast, his most notable publications is "Data Warehousing: Research and Concept Systematization - HEFESTO: Methodology for the Construction of a DW". Coordinator of the social network Open BI Network (http://www.redopenbi.com), he also makes many contributions to various forums, wikis, blogs, and so on.You can find his blog site at http://tgx-hefesto.blogspot.com/.

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  • Format: Kindle Edition
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  • Print Length: 344 pages
  • Publisher: Packt Publishing (21 August 2013)
  • Sold by: Amazon Asia-Pacific Holdings Private Limited
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1782162259
  • ISBN-13: 978-1782162254
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