Oracle Reports is a tool for developing reports against data stored in an Oracle database. Oracle Reports consists of Oracle Reports Developer (a component of the Oracle Developer Suite) and Oracle Application Server Reports Services (a component of the Oracle Application Server).
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The report output can be delivered directly to a printer or saved in the following formats:HTML
Oracle RPT was an early, primitive predecessor to SQL*ReportWriter.Character based report writing tool.
The software was purchased by Oracle from a third party
New GUI mode IDE
Release April 1995. New Object Navigator. New Toolbars. New Menus.
Still no undos.
New features added in 6i:WebDB integration
HTML Parameter Form Extensions
SQL Access to the Reports Server Queue
New features added in 9i:XML report definition
Query types: XML, JDBC, Oracle9i OLAP, text files
Pluggable Data Sources
Oracle9i JDeveloper Integration
Oracle9i SCM Integration
Integration with BI Beans
Oracle9iAS Portal Report Import
Edit Oracle9iAS Discoverer Worksheet Export.
New features added in 10g:New output format SPREADSHEET, output to Microsoft Excel.
Extended HTML formatting customisation
Compliant to HTML 4.01 and XML 1.1 standards...