Understand the Reportable APIs

One of the key aspects in creating a successful report with RPE  is a good understanding of the problem domain and the reportable API used. Guess working your way while creating the template relying only on the schema information can be a very frustrating process.

A good understating of the Reportable API it will help both reduce learning curve and template design time as well as the improve quality of the template. The quality of a template is defined by:

  • performance – how fast the document will be produced
  • maintainability – how easy is the template to understand and extend
  • complexity – how difficult to understand is the template logic, how much does the template relies on Java Script

Reportable APIs of the Jazz Products
In addition to the information contained in the Infocenter of each CLM product see the links bellow:

Author: Dragos Cojocari

Architect for Rational Publishing Engine

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