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Hi,

I want to know which would be the best reporting tool out in the market? I am looking for a generic tool to configure how we would like to group, sort, filter, etc... and there wouldn't be so many changes.

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A java based reporting tool:
http://jasperreports.sourceforge.net/

And here you have review of various java based reporting tools:
http://www.javareports.info/
 
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There rarely is a single "best" of anything - it depends too much on the requirements. Crystal Reports is probably the most widely used highly capable reporting solution.
 
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You can use jasper reports or crystal reports for your application. There are many tools like jfree reports, ReportMill are available as freewares. I suggest to use jasper or crystal reports.
 
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BIRT is also good. It has the advantage of a mature Eclipse-based report design GUI.
 
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Hello,

You may evaluate Stimulsoft Reports.Fx for Java. Very good reporting tool. Now it looks like a java wrapping around the flash inside. In December the product will be a pure Java project.
 
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