Course Outline

Introduction to BIRT

  • Overview of BIRT
  • Installing and setting up BIRT
  • Understanding BIRT architecture and components

Getting Started with BIRT Report Designer

  • Navigating the BIRT workspace
  • Basic report design concepts
  • Creating a report

Data Sources and Datasets

  • Connecting to data sources
  • Creating and managing datasets
  • SQL for BIRT

Report Item Essentials

  • Working with text items
  • Tables and grids
  • Understanding data bindings

Advanced Reporting Features

  • Conditional formatting
  • Parameterized reports
  • Incorporating charts and graphs

Scripting in BIRT

  • Overview of scripting in BIRT
  • Event handling scripts
  • Custom business logic

Optimizing and Deploying BIRT Reports

  • Performance best practices
  • Exporting and publishing reports
  • Integration with Web and Java applications

Advanced Topics and Extensions

  • Working with map visualizations
  • Advanced charting techniques
  • Extending BIRT with plugins

Summary and Next Steps


  • Basic understanding of SQL and databases
  • Familiarity with business intelligence concepts and reporting fundamentals


  • Data analysts
  • Business analysts
  • IT professionals
 14 Hours

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