JReport Review

Rockville, MD
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JReport At A Glance

Good: Flexible tools to create custom reports, support team is responsive and easy to work with.
Bad: Some customers have mentioned there's a steep learning curve when building reports.
Bottom Line: JReport is an interactive business intelligence suite that allows developers to create robust reports and dashboards, and embed analytics into current business applications.

Product Overview

JReport is a flexible business intelligence (BI) platform that allows developers and users to easily customize reports, build dashboards and embed analytics into business applications used in daily operations (no matter if an on-premise or cloud app). The scalable solution is completely written in Java and built to expand as a company grows.

JReport’s key benefits include:

  • Customizable user interface (UI)
  • Robust set of application program interfaces (APIs)
  • Mobile functionality on iOS
  • Ability to blend multiple data sources on a single chart or table
  • Reports exported in both static and interactive formats
  • Simple click-and-drag analysis
  • Integration with any security system


JReport offers many tools within its suite to help businesses design dashboards and reports, distribute information across the company and discover key insights for easier decision making. Its portfolio of features includes:


JDashboard offers users the self-service tools to freely drill down into data. With a host of charting elements like maps, crosstabs and live-motion charts, JDashboard makes data analysis interactive. JDashboard supports:

  • Integrated visual analysis
  • Geoanalysis
  • HTML5
  • On-screen interaction
  • Dashboard widget sync
  • Mobile capabilities

JReport Server

JRepot Server is a centralized hub for report management and distribution, and administrative functionality. With ad-hoc report capabilities, JReport supports on-demand queries, live report creation and report modification. Key features for end-users include:

  • Self-service BI
  • Pixel perfect data visualization
  • Predefined reporting templates
  • Simple data drilling
  • Unlimited visualization options and precise styling
  • Multidimensional crosstabs

JReport Designer

As a Java report design tool, JReport Designer makes actionable reporting simple for developers. No custom coding or intensive maintenance is necessary to implement the solution, and Designer can be used within any web-based application. Some additional features include:

  • Intuitive design environment
  • Reusable report and dashboard components
  • Hundreds of predefined templates, charts and tables
  • Accessibility for any data source
  • Ability to use multiple data sources in one report

JReport Clustering

JReport Clustering technology is built to scale as your business grows to prevent capacity-related limitations. It also boosts reliability because there’s no single point of failure. Computers in the cluster work offline. The technology makes cluster management simple with the ability to add or remove servers at any point. Some helpful clustering tools include:

  • Cluster scheduler lease
  • Load detection
  • Load balancing
  • Built-in load balancing algorithms
  • Distributed resource storage

Embedded Reporting

JReport’s embedded reporting capabilities help teams bridge the information gap between business applications and end-users. JReport can seamlessly integrate with any Java EE business application. Some benefits include:

  • Accessibility to data stored in traditional BI architectures
  • Real-time data delivery
  • Resolved data presentation and delivery issues
  • Scalable reporting functionality
  • Faster development of a reporting solution

  • Ad Hoc Analysis?
  • Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)?
  • Predictive Analysis?
  • Profit Analysis?
  • Trend Indicators?
  • Ad Hoc Reporting?
  • Automatic Scheduled Reporting?
  • Customizable Dashboard?

Target Market

JReport is a scalable solution that grows with your business. Jinfonet serves a variety of industries like health care, financial, government, education and more. Listed below are 10 notable customers:

  • Informatica
  • Visa
  • Bank of America
  • CollegeNET
  • Monarch Teaching Technologies Inc.
  • HP
  • Target
  • TicketMaster
  • Verizon
  • USA Social Security Administration

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JReport can be installed on private, public or hybrid cloud environments, as well as on-premise servers.

Customer Service & Support

Jinfonet offers a number of resources to its customers, including webinars, ebooks, datasheets, videos and more. Jinfonet’s customer support can be reached by email, phone or online chat.


Jinfonet doesn’t publicly display its pricing options. Please fill out Jinfonet’s online form for a quote.


Some customers have mentioned there’s a steep learning curve when building reports. However, they also say JReport’s support team is responsive and helpful.


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Jinfonet’s mission is to provide embedded analytics with advanced reporting and visualization for ISVs and enterprise IT. Making its mission a reality, Jinfonet bridges the information gap within businesses by offering robust data visualization and analytics tools in its JReport Suite. JReport’s intuitive approach to design, deployment and interaction simplifies the work for both developers and users.

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