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Add Tablix to Your JavaScript Reporting Application

January 23, 2024
Combine the benefits of tables and matrices to organize and present complex data in a structured, easily understandable format.

ActiveReportsJS is a reporting tool for web applications that allows developers and report authors to easily design and display reports within their applications. With a wide range of features, such as drill-down, runtime data filtering, and parameter-driven reports, as well as compatibility with popular frameworks, ActiveReportsJS simplifies the process of creating and managing reports.

A Tablix is a versatile report item that acts as a unified platform for displaying data in table, matrix (cross-tab), and list formats. It offers a flexible layout grid with nested rows and columns, allowing you to structure data for easy analysis and visualization. This empowers you to present detailed information, group data by categories, and summarize key metrics, all within a single report element.

In this blog, MESCIUS Technical Engagement Engineer Joel Parks shows you how to use ActiveReportsJS to add a Tablix control to your JavaScript report. Steps include:

  • Adding a Data Source and Tablix control to your report
  • Binding a Data Source and assigning Rows, Columns, Values, and Totals
  • Formatting the Tablix Cells layout

Read the full blog and give your users the ability to create flexible reports with the ability to adapt to changing data conditions.

Add Custom Filters to Dashboard Table Elements

January 19, 2024
Stimulsoft Dashboards 2024.1.1 enhances data exploration capabilities for tables with the addition of user-defined filtering.

Stimulsoft Dashboards is a versatile suite of tools for crafting interactive data visualizations for web and desktop applications. It empowers developers to embed intuitive dashboards across various platforms, including .NET, JavaScript, and PHP, using the platform-specific components or a centralized cloud designer. With rich data analysis elements, extensive customization options, and pre-built templates, Stimulsoft Dashboards helps you transform complex data into clear, actionable insights for any audience.

The Stimulsoft Dashboards 2024.1.1 update adds the option to include custom filters for the Table element in dashboards. When filters are applied to the table, a dedicated control element lets you easily edit and remove user filters with a single click. This intuitive addition streamlines workflow, keeps you focused, and ensures your dashboards always reflect the exact insights you need.

To see a full list of what's new in version 2024.1.1, see our release notes.

Stimulsoft Ultimate is licensed per developer and is available as a Perpetual license with 1 year support and maintenance. See our Stimulsoft Ultimate licensing page for full details.

Stimulsoft Dashboards is available to buy in the following products:

Set Up Data Connections to Snowflake Storage

January 16, 2024
Stimulsoft Reports 2024.1.1 adds a new data adapter that allows users to connect with Snowflake's powerful cloud storage.

Stimulsoft Reports is a versatile reporting tool that lets you create and generate reports of any complexity from scratch, whether for desktop, web, or mobile platforms. It provides a visual designer and royalty-free runtime that integrates seamlessly with various frameworks like ASP.NET, Java, and JavaScript, empowering applications to generate insightful reports with rich features and diverse export options.

The 2024.1.1 release of Stimulsoft Reports adds a new data adapter for Snowflake, a widely used cloud data storage services, adept at handling both semi-structured and structured data. Developers can now utilize Stimulsoft's robust reporting capabilities to analyze Snowflake data directly, eliminating the need for manual data extraction or intermediary tools. This translates to faster report generation, improved data accuracy, and seamless integration with Snowflake's powerful cloud storage and performance.

To see a full list of what's new in version 2024.1.1, see our release notes.

Stimulsoft Ultimate is licensed per developer and is available as a Perpetual license with 1 year support and maintenance. See our Stimulsoft Ultimate licensing page for full details.

Stimulsoft Reports is available to buy in the following products:

Customize JavaScript Bullet Charts

January 10, 2024
Syncfusion Essential Studio JavaScript 2023 Volume 4 allows users to easily customize bullet chart value and target bar colors, enhancing clarity.

Syncfusion Essential Studio JavaScript, available as part of Syncfusion Essential Studio Enterprise, is a comprehensive UI library offering over 80 high-performance, lightweight, and responsive components to transform your web apps. Built from scratch with TypeScript, it boasts modularity and touch-friendliness, letting you pick and choose specific features while ensuring smooth mobile interaction. With rich themes, global accessibility features, and extensive documentation, it powers everything from basic buttons to interactive charts and data grids, simplifying frontend development across JavaScript, Angular, React, and Vue.

Version 2023 Volume 4 (24.1.41) adds the ability to customize your bullet charts by assigning specific colors to individual value and target bars. Bullet charts are a concise and data-rich visualization tool ideal for dashboards and performance presentations. They efficiently display several key metrics within a single bar, allowing for swift comparison between a primary measure, target values, and qualitative performance ranges. By combining visual cues like color and bar lengths, bullet charts enable rapid interpretation of data, making them perfect for decision-makers who need to grasp complex information at a glance.

To see a full list of what's new in version 2023 Volume 4 (24.1.41), see our release notes.

Syncfusion Essential Studio JavaScript is available as part of Syncfusion Essential Studio Enterprise which is licensed per developer starting with a Team License of up to five developers. It is available as a 12 Month Timed Subscription License which includes support and maintenance. See our Syncfusion Essential Studio Enterprise licensing page for full details.

For more information, visit our Syncfusion Essential Studio JavaScript product page.

Import XLSX Files into your Vue.js Applications

January 8, 2024
Add Microsoft Excel file handling to your Vue.js apps with a spreadsheet control that supports XLSX import.

The ability to import XLSX files is a common feature in spreadsheet software, allowing users to open and work with files created in other applications like Microsoft Excel. These versatile controls streamline data integration and boost efficiency by effortlessly populating spreadsheets with pre-existing data, saving valuable time and eliminating error-prone manual entry. This ensures compatibility and ease of data transfer, enabling users to bring in complex datasets with various formatting and formulas intact, which is essential for interoperability and collaboration. Vue.js spreadsheet components eliminate the drudgery of manual data entry and revolutionize the way you manage information within your applications.

Several Vue.js spreadsheet controls support XLSX file import, including:

  • Wijmo FlexSheet (part of Wijmo) by MESCIUS fully supports the import of XLSX files via its FlexGrid component for Vue, which is capable of retaining the styles and formatting of the document.
  • Syncfusion Spreadsheet JavaScript (part of Syncfusion Essential Studio Enterprise) offers all the common Excel features including the ability to import XLSX files and other Excel file formats.
  • Jspreadsheet Pro is a lightweight JavaScript library compatible with Vue that provides import/export functionality for the XLSX file format, as well as many other advanced spreadsheet-like controls.

For an in-depth analysis of features and price, visit our Vue.js Spreadsheet Controls comparison.

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