As mentioned in the previous post, Dynamic Report Grouping with Oracle BI Publisher, Edgewater Ranzal is working with a client to convert XML Publisher reports to BI Publisher reports. As part of Ranzal’s initiative, we began looking for opportunities to improve the user interface as well as create a standard methodology that report developers could utilize in the future. One of the initial areas we focused on was to improve the prompting feature. To this effort, we concentrated on:
Edgewater Ranzal is working with a client to convert XML Publisher and nVision reports to BI Publisher as part of a larger initiative to consolidate reporting under the Oracle Business Intelligence solution. The client currently does not use the BI Publisher Layout Editor, but rather relies on RTF templates to display results to the user. One nVision report in particular presented a challenge because of the grouping requirements.