Stimulsoft, a manufacturer of software for business intelligence, has released a new, cross-platform reporting tool - Stimulsoft Reports.Fx for Flex version 2010.1 Beta, designed for using in rich Internet applications.
This new report generator tool, according to the company, is the beginning of a line of reporting tools written using advanced technologies for the development of business applications for the Internet/Adobe Flex.
Stimulsoft Reports.Fx for Flex 2010.1 Beta is designed to act as a base to create a series of report generators which will help users overcome the problems of incompatibility with differing platforms. Key advantage of this release is that it offers the facility to access visual tools for generating reports, a carefully designed ribbon interface and animation when viewing reports allow users to save time. Added to this, a standalone report designer, Stimulsoft Reports.Fx 2010.1 Beta allows users to launch a browser window on the client side.
Some of the advantage of this new release, as stated by the company, is that the Stimulsoft Reports.Fx for Flex 2010.1 Beta requires only a Web browser and the Adobe Flash Player 10 installation. It does not require special deployment on the server side and is usually installed with the Flex application in which it is incorporated. Also it does not require registration of com-objects.
Other products of the company include; Stimulsoft Reports - a comprehensive solution to render reports for the .NET (News - Alert) Framework platform; Stimulsoft Reports.Net - a .NET based report generator which helps users create flexible and feature rich reports; Stimulsoft Reports.Wpf - a reporting tool that is developed for Windows Presentation Foundation platform; Stimulsoft Reports.Web - a reporting tool designed to create and render reports in Web; Stimulsoft Reports Designer.Web – the first report designer that allows users to edit reports completely in Web.