Category: Business Intelligence

Multi-tenancy in Jaspersoft

Jaspersoft supports Multi-tenancy configuration in Server level. The following are some major features and benefits of Jaspersoft Multi-tenancy. • Multi-tenancy in Business Intelligence offers various advantages to a customer like easy updates and upgrades, Shared infrastructure, lower cost and maintenance, optimized performance efficiency, development and deployment cost reduction, etc. • Jaspersoft allows achieving Multi-tenancy in Professional Server edition. • Customers can create multiple organization, assign roles, row level and column level security (in the meta-data layer called Domain) in order to achieve a multi-tenant environment. • In Jaspersoft Multi-tenant mode which comprises of users using the application from multiple organizations, information from one organization cannot be viewed by other organization users. • Multi-tenancy offers users from multiple organization with mechanisms to protect data privacy. • Jaspersoft helps users to design a Multi-tenant environment from Jaspersoft server to provide better security and data privacy in a few configuration steps. DataTerrain with years of experience and reliable experts is ready to assist. We have served more than 200 plus customers in the US and an additional 60 plus customers worldwide. We are flexible in working hours and do not need any long term binding contracts.

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Overview of Security Features in Jaspersoft Reports server

Jasper Reports Server has built-in security that ensures that users can only access the data they are allowed to view. The following are the major Jaspersoft Server security features. • Jaspersoft Server provides Security configuration in User level, Application level and Domain level. • Jaspersoft offers setting up Authentication and Authorization. These steps can be configured through the “Manage Security” option will be visible to the Admin users in the Jaspersoft server. • Authentication includes creating users and roles from Jaspersoft server using the “Add user” option. Once users are created, roles can be assigned to specific users. Also, a user may belong to any number of roles. The administrator can create, modify and delete Users and Roles. • Authorization includes control over Menu options and pages, Organization scope, Resource permissions, Administrator privileges, Data-level security and Profile attributes. • Row-level security and Column level security can be applied to the Domains security file in XML format configured in Jaspersoft Server Commercial edition. • Application level security can be achieved in configuration level which includes protection against SQL injection, password encryptions in configuration files, restriction of file uploading, disabling Unused HTTP verbs, etc. DataTerrain with years of experience and reliable experts […]

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Jaspersoft – Feature rich Open source BI tool

Jaspersoft is a leader among open source business intelligence (BI) and reporting tools. This is primarily due to the rich set of features which comes as part of the Jaspersoft platform. • Jaspersoft reports Server embeds the Jaspersoft Reports engine and provides a user-friendly, web-based interface for end-users to run and view reports. • Jaspersoft has an in-built report scheduler wizard through which we can set up a schedule and define the recurrence and frequency. • Different types of export options are available such as PDF, XLS, CSV, DOCX, RTF, ODT, ODS, etc. • Reports can be viewed seamlessly in desktop screen and mobile devices. • Jaspersoft server supports a variety of datastores including Oracle, PostgreSQL, and NoSQL. • Jaspersoft handles a large volume of data with ease. Jaspersoft displays the initial page of a large report quickly and then loads the subsequent pages in the background, hence the output appears to be rendered fast. • Charts, visual text rotation and graphs can be created perfectly with some in-build properties such as appearance, borders, hyperlink, chart and chart plot. DataTerrain with years of experience and reliable experts is ready to assist. We have served more than 200 plus customers in […]

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Jaspersoft Community vs Professional editions

Jaspersoft provides Community and Professional editions by which customers can choose one based on the requirement. The following are major feature differences of Jaspersoft Community and Professional editions, which will help to determine which software edition is right for you • Customers can take advantage of the Jaspersoft Community Support Forum with a discussion on various topics and with patches and software updates. Professional edition offers Commercial license and guaranteed support with issue troubleshooting. • Jaspersoft Community edition provides software updates as soon as they are available. Commercial edition can be upgraded based on the management release cycle. • Jaspersoft allows numerous ways for database connectivity through JDBC drivers. In Professional edition apart from connecting to direct database, a metadata layer called Domain is available. Domains can be created from Jaspersoft Professional edition server and reports can be generated on top of domains. • With respect to Charts, Community edition supports JFree Charting with support on the properties and rendering via the Community forum. In addition to the JFree Charts, Professional edition supports HTML5 charts, Maps Pro, Charts Pro, Widgets Pro and Tibco Maps. HTML5 charts are more attractive and can be used to create interactive reports. They are designed […]

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Steps to Deploy an RPD in BICS

The RPD deployment process in BICS is different from that of a on-premise OBIEE environment. In the BICS you do not have a separate service to deploy the RPD, instead you have an option within the BICS URL to upload the RPD • Click the console icon from the BICS URL • Click the icon “Snapshots and Models” from the list of options. This will navigate to the snapshot system state page • From the available options, choose “Replace Data Model” and from the file chooser menu, select the RPD file to be uploaded to the BICS • Provide the RPD password and click OK to upload the RPD. This process might take a few minutes and after a successful RPD upload, you will see a message “Data Model was successfully replaced with [repository file name]” • The RPD upload to the BICS does not require any server downtime and the users might have to use the refresh metadata option to have the latest RPD in their active session DataTerrain with years of experience and reliable experts is ready to assist. We have served more than 200 plus customers in the US and an additional 60 plus customers worldwide. We […]

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