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Oracle APEX 4.2 Reporting by Vishal Pathak

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Creating Jasper reports

Jasper is a reporting tool that can be used to implement a variety of reporting requirements. While it is possible to install Jasper reports server on WebLogic, we will see the use of Jasper using a typical install, which includes the bundled tomcat server and the PostgreSQL database. If you wish to get the WAR application that you intend to deploy on a WebLogic server, then you will have to contact the customer support at http://support.jaspersoft.com.

Note

If you are good at Java then you could deploy the Jasper library on your web server and then bypass the use of the Jasper Report Server. This method is more economical than using the Jasper Report Server.

Let's look at the process of creating a simple report in Jasper ...

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