The latest release of Crystal Reports has been re-branded as "SAP Crystal Reports 2013", but don't worry — it is still the de-facto standard, general purpose reporting tool that works with practically any database or data source. SAP Crystal Reports 2013 will open and work with .rpt files from previous Crystal Reports versions.
SAP Crystal Reports 2013 (Crystal Reports) is designed to work with your database to help you analyze and interpret important information. Crystal Reports makes it easy to create simple reports, and, it also has the comprehensive tools you need to produce complex or specialized reports.
Create any report you can imagine
Crystal Reports is designed to produce the report you want from virtually any data source. Built-in report experts guide you step by step through building reports and completing common reporting tasks. Formulas, cross-tabs, subreports, and conditional formatting help make sense of data and uncover important relationships that might otherwise be hidden. Geographic maps and graphs communicate information visually when words and numbers are simply not enough.
Extend reporting to the web
The flexibility of Crystal Reports doesn't end with creating reports — your reports can be published in a variety of formats including Microsoft Word and Excel, E-mail and even over the Web. Advanced Web reporting lets other members of your workgroup view and update shared reports inside their web browser.
Incorporate reports into applications
Application and web developers can save time and meet their users needs by integrating the report processing power of Crystal Reports into their database applications. Support for most popular development languages makes it easy to add reporting to any application.
Whether it's the web master in IT, the promotion manager in marketing, the database administrator in finance or the CEO, Crystal Reports is a powerful tool designed to help everyone analyze and interpret the information that's important to them.
Enable Informed Decision Making – Design and Deliver Powerful, Flexible Reports
With SAP Crystal Reports 2013, you can create powerful, richly formatted, dynamic reports from virtually any data source, delivered in dozens of formats, in up to 24 languages. A robust production reporting tool, SAP Crystal Reports turns almost any data source into interactive, actionable information that can be accessed offline or online, from applications, portals and mobile devices.
Flexible, customizable report design – Create highly formatted, pixel-perfect reports quickly with SAP Crystal Reports’ intuitive design interface and efficient workflows.
Dashboards and visualizations – Generate interactive dashboards and report visualizations without the need for any coding.
Broad data connectivity – Connect to information sources spread across the organization directly. Data sources include: Native, ODBC, OLE DB, and JDBC connectivity to relational, OLAP, web services, XML, enterprise data sources, and salesforce.com.
Powerful report delivery options – Deliver personalized reports to your business users’ preferred destination in their preferred language and format.
Expanded support for Excel – XLSX export takes full advantage of the new Excel file format by allowing more data to be exported to a single worksheet, without spanning multiple worksheets.
Read-only report viewing – The new RPTR format provides a read-only RPT export option, giving you the confidence that users won’t be able to modify reports.
SAP Crystal Dashboard Design software, Adobe Flex, Adobe Flash, and HTML 5 integration – Enable SAP Crystal Reports developers to produce powerful "mash-ups" pulling data from various sources.
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