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Oracle BI Publisher 11g: A Practical Guide to Enterprise Reporting by Daniela Bozdoc

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Chapter 8. Exploring BI Publisher 11g: A Simple Report Example

We've been busy in the earlier chapters analyzing the report's structure in BIP, taking a more in-depth look at its components, behavior, and tools used to create its data sources structure, to design its layout, to translate, to set its properties, and finally, to manage report jobs. To get a comprehensive view of all these mechanisms, this chapter will show a complete example for you to follow when designing a report, considering the following points:

  • Data Model
  • Layout Template
  • Report configuration
  • Report Job
  • Translation

Data Model

First, create the data source's structure using the Data Model Editor interface. Although there is more than one way to get to the same point, we'll choose ...

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