Questions tagged [report-generation]

The tag has no usage guidance.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
-3 votes
1 answer
83 views

Creating a Django web-app with Sage 200 Database

I have been asked to create a Django/Python web app that creates web-based, .pdf and excel reports from a Sage Evolution database. While the sage front-end is still being used. My client essentially ...
Kyle's user avatar
  • 1
-1 votes
1 answer
745 views

Software architecture for a dynamic reporting system

I have to create a reporting system based on hundreds of different tables in a database (which means a huge volume) and I'd like to know the best practices and/or your wild ideas about it. Here are ...
Angi Balazs's user avatar
2 votes
2 answers
432 views

how do you automate multiple reports requirements that are complex?

I was tasked to automate reports used by multiple teams. Each team have their own procedure on how to generate the report that they need to deliver. I can automate the reports but it takes so much ...
chip's user avatar
  • 239
2 votes
2 answers
2k views

Best practices/patterns for generation PDF reports

I have PDF generation feature in my app. I am using iTextPDF for generating reports, so it works well. The problem is not exactly in pdf generation but in approach. Currently PDF generation code looks ...
CROSP's user avatar
  • 1,558
1 vote
1 answer
4k views

Should I generate reports client or server side? [closed]

I am thinking of a standard AJAX setup (JS<->PHP<->MySql). I want to generate reports (charts, tables, etc) probably using at maximum a few dozen data points (certainly never over 1k). I am ...
Mawg's user avatar
  • 4,204
1 vote
1 answer
2k views

For HTML report generation, should CSS be put into stylesheet or written into the html file?

I'm writing a report generator for an automation tool. Right now I have a report template html file which is read by the generator and the results are filled in by the tool to be written to another ...
user1071777's user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
5k views

Reporting Solution in PHP / CodeIgniter - Server side logic vs client side

I'm building a report for an end user. They would like to see a list of all widgets... but then also like to see widgets with missing attributes, like missing names, or missing size. So i was ...
dot's user avatar
  • 561
0 votes
1 answer
1k views

How would you create useful tests for Oracle BI Publisher reports?

I'm curious about how to test reports that seem rather straightforward. I'm supposed to create test cases for an Oracle report(XML Publisher/BI Publisher). So for example, a report is supposed to just ...
Caffeinated's user avatar
2 votes
3 answers
266 views

How should we deal with multiple transaction-report requests?

We are developing a system for the retail market and of its features will enable clients (actually consumer clubs) to go through all transactions made by end-clients. One of the ways to get this ...
Mithir's user avatar
  • 1,339
6 votes
1 answer
7k views

Code Analysis & Reporting: Maven vs. Jenkins

My team (~10 devs) has recently migrated to Maven (multi-module project, ca. 50 modules) and we now use Jenkins for continuous integration. As the overall setup is running, we are planning to include ...
Roland Ewald's user avatar
0 votes
2 answers
8k views

How do I find UI ideas for a reporting system

I am developing an OS reporting system for PHP, it's main emphasis is right now on the server side of things. I am trying to look for examples of good UIs for reporting systems. The problem: there are ...
Itay Moav -Malimovka's user avatar
4 votes
1 answer
1k views

Is there a need for a reporting system in PHP? [closed]

I have designed a reporting system to be used in our enterprise level application. I am able to open source it as this is not our business, and we can gain improved code by contributing it to the ...
Itay Moav -Malimovka's user avatar
4 votes
1 answer
2k views

What are the characteristics for a good report generation software for reporting and tracking software benchmarking results?

This is an offshoot question from this answer to a previous question, where http://speed.pypy.org is highlighted as an example having a good presentation. (However, it appears to me that the project ...
rwong's user avatar
  • 16.9k