Reporting Essentials – Part 1 | Information Builders – Customer Education

Course Description

Release 8207

Reporting Essentials – Part 1

Course #: 501S8207
Type: Self-Study
Price: US $600  |  Canada $600
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    This introductory course gets you started learning the fundamentals of building reports, covering concepts and techniques.

    Using a virtual environment that is available for 10 hours over 14 days, and in-session course materials, you will work through hands-on exercises and complete a challenge exercise to test your understanding. A PDF copy of the course manual is included for your reference.

    Learn how to:

    • Navigate the interface and explore its options
    • Create different types of basic reports commonly found in applications
    • Create procedures with multiple components for customized reports
    • Employ basic filter techniques to control report output
    • Build virtual fields to customize your reporting content
    • Employ style sheets and traffic lighting for effective data visualization
    • Display report output in Excel and PDF
    • Create interactive content with In-Document Analytics format

    Who should take this class:

    Application Developers and Report Developers who need to create content for WebFOCUS applications.


    Knowledge of Business Intelligence (BI) reporting concepts and operational data sources.