This week's book giveaway is in the OCAJP 8 forum. We're giving away four copies of OCA Java SE 8 Programmer I Study Guide and have Edward Finegan & Robert Liguori on-line! See this thread for details.
JasperAssistant is a visual report designer for JasperReports, a popular open-source reporting engine. It is built on top of the Eclipse's plug-in architecture and its main goal is to assist you in creating JasperReports report definition files through an intuitive graphical interface.
New version of JasperAssistant User Guide
Online HTML version of JasperAssistant User Guide
Downloadable PDF version of JasperAssistant User Guide both in US Letter and A4 formats.
Cosmetic improvements in preview viewer.
Hyperlinks support in preview viewer. Both local and external hyperlinks are handled.
Several minor cosmetic improvements and bug fixes.
Why JasperAssistant ?
JasperAssistant opens for you the door to the best open-source reporting engine available - JasperReports. JasperReports offers you a free reporting library for your commercial and non-commercial Java projects with no deployment or any other fees. JasperAssistant in its turn gives you a professional designer that is able to save you a great amount of development time. Combine the two, and you get an accessible reporting solution which easily matches many high-priced commercial counterparts.