CRYSTAL REPORTSAr 2008 OFFICIAL GUIDE Whether youare a DBA, data warehousing or business intelligence professional, reporting specialist, or developer, this book has the answers you need. Through hands-on examples, youall systematically master Crystal Reports and Xcelsius 2008as most powerful features for creating, distributing, and delivering content. One step at a time, long-time Crystal Reports insiders take you from the basics through advanced content creation and delivery using Xcelsius, Crystal Reports Server, crystalreports.com, and the offline Crystal Reports Viewer. Every significant enhancement introduced in Crystal Reports 2008 is covered, including its new visualization options and more robust Web services capabilities. The book concludes by showing how to use Crystal Reportsa powerful .NET and Java SDKs to customize and extend enterprise reporting in virtually unlimited ways. ac Learn hands-on, through step-by-step examples and exercisesaand discover tips and tricks proven in real-world enterprise environments ac Master new Crystal Reports 2008 features, including interactive report viewing, Xcelsius dashboarding, Flex, and Flash integration, Report Designer improvements, report bursting, and more ac Publish professional-quality reports against virtually any data source, including relational and OLAP databases, Universes, SAP, PeopleSoft, JavaBeans, .NET/COM objects, XML, and more ac Discover advanced visualization techniques using Xcelsius, charts, and maps ac Learn methods for distributing reports and integrating content into other applications ac Learn about the latest reporting addition to the Business Objects familyaXcelsius and begin creating dynamic and interactive dashboards NEIL FITZGERALD has spent several years working at Business Objects and with one of Business Objectsa largest providers of custom BI and enterprise reporting solutions. BOB COATES currently works as a Sales Consultant for Business Objects, an SAP company, where he has been employed for more than eleven years. RYAN GOODMAN is the founder of Centigon Solutions, Inc., and remains one of the top Xcelsius experts and evangelists in the world. MICHAEL VOLOSHKO is a senior presales consultant for the financial services team at Business Objects. ON THE WEB Find all this and more at informit.com/sams: ac Java and .NET sample reports and code samples for all examples in the book ac Bonus chapters, tips, tricks, and links to great reporting resources CATEGORY: Database COVERS: Crystal Reports 2008, Crystal Reports Server 2008, Crystal Reports Viewer, crystalreports.com, Xcelsius 2008 USER LEVEL: BeginningaIntermediateCRYSTAL REPORTSAr 2008 OFFICIAL GUIDE Whether youare a DBA, data warehousing or business intelligence professional, reporting specialist, or developer, this book has the answers you need.
|Title||:||Crystal Reports 2008 Official Guide|
|Publisher||:||Pearson Education - 2008-10-02|