More than ten million people have downloaded BIRT (Business Intelligence and Reporting Tools) from the Eclipse
web site, and more than one million developers are estimated to be using BIRT. Built on the open source Eclipse
platform, BIRT is a powerful report development system that provides an end-to-end solution - from creating and deploying reports to integrating report capabilities in enterprise applications.
This book is an essential resource for users who want to create presentation-quality reports quickly. The extensive examples, step-by-step instructions, and abundant illustrations help new users develop report design
skills. Power users can find the information they need to make the most of the product's rich set of features to build sophisticated and compelling reports.