Introduction Launching an embedded analytics project can be a difficult task for software development managers and product owners alike. Add onto that the urgency to quickly evaluate test and implement a 3rd party solution that’s becoming more the norm in agile development environments and you can easily see how proper planning can be overlooked.
Our recent partnership with CData enhances JReport’s connectivity to Salesforce.com (along with many other data sources) enabling live data access from dashboards and reports. The Data JDBC driver allows JReport to query data using SQL. This article details the process for connecting JReport to Salesforce.com as a JDBC data source to start creating dashboards and reports.
In our latest article with InsideBigData, Dean Yao, Director of Marketing at Jinfonet, discusses the top considerations for embedding analytics in your commercial offerings. Dean takes another angle in this article mainly focusing on the front end functionality of embedded analytics solutions, and guiding product owners through the best feature sets to look for.
Developers creating a new application realize early on that the application will not be very useful unless its users can see detailed or summarized data in order to facilitate better insights and decision-making from the data. This is when they realize they need powerful business intelligence capabilities that can deliver rich, interactive reports and dashboards.
Data is everywhere. Transactional data, big data, cloud data, decentralized data, governed data – you name it. With the ever-growing demand to analyze data, chances are your product or application needs to present this data for interactivity and decision-making.
This evening my 15 year old brother got curious about the Encyclopedia of Business Analytics and Optimization book I was going through. So I took time to explain in short what reporting and BI are all about.
JReport will be exhibiting at the Red Hat Summit on June 23-26 in Boston, MA. Come talk directly with our engineers and product managers to get your questions answered. As an exhibitor, JReport will be demonstrating its embeddable BI solution and latest version release at booth 901.
A reporting engine can turn data into meaningful, actionable information. Using a reporting engine, users can refine data from various sources into easy-to-read and interactive formatted reports tailored to their audience. Embed reporting features directly in your own applications to present data as page or web reports and enable users to analyze and visualize their data.
JReport 13.1 is now available for download with new improvements and features allowing for even richer customization, seamless integration and improved usability. New features in JReport 13.1 include the availability for JDashboard users to embed Visual Analysis components for data discovery, support for EnterpriseDB, and enhanced support for multi-tenant SaaS reporting applications.
Embedding saas reporting solutions is the process of integrating saas reporting, dashboard and analytics capabilities into your application. By embedding reporting and dashboard tools, business users can work smarter through better insight into their business data.