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Sun Report Builder: Better Reporting in OpenOffice.org

Oct 23, 2007, 06:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Dmitri Popov)

"OpenOffice.org Base is undoubtedly a powerful database application, but when it comes to its built-in reporting engine, words like 'underpowered' and 'outdated' come to mind. Fortunately, you don't have to put up with this situation any longer: with the Sun Report Builder (SRB) extension, you can add nifty reporting features based on Pentaho reporting engine--assuming you can figure out how to use it without any help.

"Pentaho develops top-notch open source business intelligence and reporting tools. The new Report Builder is the first fruit of a collaboration between Sun and Pentaho announced a few months ago..."

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