After completing this lesson you will be able to:
Introduction to BI Publisher
JD Edwards uses Oracle’s BI Publisher to create custom documents based on data from JD Edwards EnterpriseOne.
Custom documents can have features such as:
JD Edwards EnterpriseOne Reports
This example shows typical JD Edwards reports:
BI Publisher Documents
This example shows documents generated by BI Publisher using JD Edwards EnterpriseOne data:
Separation of Report Layout and Data
The flexibility of BI Publisher is a result of the separation of the report layout from the data.
The data is still provided by JD Edwards Enterprise One.
However, customized report templates control how the report outputs are presented.
BI Publisher Report Types
You can create two types of reports with BI Publisher and JD Edwards EnterpriseOne:
Embedded BI Publisher Reports
Embedded BI Publisher reports are driven by a JD Edwards EnterpriseOne batch application.
Use embedded reports when:
Creating BI Publisher output for embedded reports requires a:
Embedded BI Publisher Process Overview
This example illustrates the embedded BI Publisher report process:
Steps for Creating Embedded BI Publisher Reports
To create new embedded BI Publisher reports: