|The powerful client-server combination of Jacana
and OPEN/DB delivers a report
development solution which has the best of both the PC and iSeries worlds - with Jacana
focusing on report design and OPEN/DB handling the important issues of data security, performance
and resource management.
All field selection, sequencing,
calculations, summarization, workfield creation, layout ... in fact all report design
criteria can now be done off line in Jacana and the final report
definition submitted to OPEN/DB on the
iSeries for compilation and
ReportWizard to create the report layout. ReportWizard displays a
series of dialog boxes leading you through the steps needed to
create a report definition. Using answers to questions about the
information you want in the report - the fields, the sorting, the
totaling and other requirements - ReportWizard automatically
creates a report definition and image for approval. You can fine
tune reports designed by ReportWizard as required.
Speeding up report design, Jacanas
DataCrafter, ReportWizard, LayoutWizard, Report Specifications builder and intelligent use
of the right mouse button provide unique automated services which enhance ease of use and
productivity. Jacanas intuitive prompting, especially when creating
conditions and calculations, plus smart totalling assist users in the more advanced
aspects of report design.
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