Pentaho Reporting 3.5 for Java Developers is a new book from Packt that is aimed at helping developers create advanced enterprise reports using Pentaho Reporting. Written by Will Gorman , the Engineering Team Lead at Pentaho, this book covers all aspects of Pentaho's reporting functionalities, providing users with the knowledge to master report creation. Pentaho is open source application software for enterprise reporting, analysis, dashboard, data mining, and workflow capabilities for business intelligence needs. Pentaho Reporting helps users create, generate, and distribute rich and sophisticated report content from different data sources and gives them an edge in producing reports from their database. With this book, users will be able to create reports in PDF, Excel and HTML with Pentaho’s Reporting Suite and learn to present information effectively by adding charts, sub-reports and cross tabs in their reports. Apart from Pentaho’s report layout, data source support, and enterprise deployment, it will also teach its readers everything about Pentaho Report Designer, including a list of short-cut keys for quick report generation. Developers will also learn to build interactive Swing and HTML reports and how to embed them into their J2EE and client Java applications with relative ease. Building dynamic reports from scratch using Java Bean-based report generation API and easy-to-use XML will also be learnt from the book. With plenty of easy-to-understand instructions, examples and screenshots, this book is ideal for Java developers and IT professionals who want to install or assemble custom reporting solutions with Pentaho Reporting. The book is out now and available from Packt. For more information, please visit: