Category Archives: Open Source BI

BIRT WebViewer und das Thema Sicherheit

Die Möglichkeiten BIRT in die eigene Anwendung zu integrieren sind vielfältig. Ein Standardszenario ist das ausliefern von BIRT Berichten über einen zentralen Server. Aus diesem Grund bietet das BIRT Projekt bereits eine vorgefertigte Webanwendung zum Download an über die Reports … Continue reading

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BIRT 3.7 is available now

BIRT 3.7 has been released yesterday. To get a impression of new features have a look at: the new and noteable site at eclipse.org

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BIRT 2.6.2 out now

BIRT 2.6.2 has been released. The 2.6.2 is the second bugfix release for 2.6. If you want to know what has been fixed in detail you can have a look at the projects bugzilla. The most fixes are chart related. The … Continue reading

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BIRT vs Jasper vs Pentaho

There are a few Open Source Reporting Tools available in the Java world. Of all the options, the three with the most traction seem to be BIRT, Jasper, and Pentaho. So when evaluating open source alternatives for your Java BI … Continue reading

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Forrester Wave Open Source Business Intelligence

Actuate (the people behind BIRT) gives you access to the results of the current Forrester Wave for Open Source Business Intelligence. Forrester Wave is done by Forrester, a company that evaluates and compares available software and technologies ending up in … Continue reading

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Pentaho BI Stack showcase website

Pentaho Pre Sales director Michael Tarallo and some of his collegues set up a showcase webpage for Pentaho BI Stack. The Pentaho BI showcase is a resource that should streamline the effectiveness of the Evaluation/Selection process of Pentaho for your … Continue reading

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Kettle Franchising Factory

When working with a data integration tool to move and transform data from source a to destination b you are often forced to rewrite basic things over and over again.  The data integration tool Kettle with its visual job and … Continue reading

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