Using the BIRT Integration APIs (Singapore)

Course Description

USING THE BIRT INTEGRATION APIS VERSION 2.1

Course Name: Integrating and deploying BIRT

Course Length: 2 days

Who Should Attend? Developers and Project Mangers

Prerequisites: Students must be experienced Java programmers with practical understanding of the BIRT Report Designer and Eclipse IDE.

Course Description:
This advanced hands-on class teaches experienced developers to build and deploy applications rapidly using BIRT scripting and BIRT Java APIs in an Eclipse-based development environment.

Each student receives a workbook, which contains all the exercises students will complete in class. Students also receive Integrating and Extending BIRT, the book published by Addison-Wesley.

Topics:

· Writing JavaScript Event Handlers in BIRT reports

· Developing reports with Scripted Data Sources

· Writing and debugging reports with Java Event Handlers

· Creating report documents, running and rendering reports in HTML and PDF using Report Engine API

· Extracting data from BIRT reports using Report Engine API

· Obtaining report parameter definitions using Report Engine API

· Creating BIRT reports using Design Engine API

· Modifying BIRT reports using Design Engine API

· Adding computed columns to BIRT report designs using Design Engine API

· Creating and rendering charts using Chart Engine API