Courses & Workshops

2-6102 Designing BIRT Dashboards

Duration: 2 days

This training course develops the skills needed to build interactive web applications for data analysis and monitoring. Through presentations, demonstrations, and exercises, students learn the use of interactive charts, cross-tab tables and Flash visualizations available in BIRT Dashboards for Information Console.

By the end of this two-day training, students will have learned how to use the BIRT Dashboard features to organize and display BIRT reports, charts, tables and Flash objects. This includes displaying existing objects, as well as using custom and external content in a dashboard.


  • Accessing, using and modifying BIRT dashboards
  • Adding reports and reportlets as dashboard gadgets
  • Using Data Analyzer with dashboard gadgets
  • Adding and changing gadget data sources using Data Objects
  • Creating custom Google gadgets
  • Customize dashboard gadget functionality using JavaScript


System Administrators, developers and power users


Familiarity with Actuate Information Console, and BIRT Report Designer Professional, basic knowledge of HTML, JavaScript, and web application design is recommended, but not required


Format Currency Price
Per Student at Open Text Site USD  1,500.00 

Taxes: All prices exclude VAT or other taxes where applicable (all currencies).

Extra expenses: Customer site course prices do not include instructor travel expenses, which are billed separately.

Reservations: Please provide a minimum of 3 weeks advance notice when arranging courses at customer sites.

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