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Concepts Guide

The goal of the concepts guide is to introduce all important concepts of the Cinnamon Reporting product.

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Terms defined


  • What is “Cinnamon Reporting”?

  • Key differentiating factors of Cinnamon Reporting

  • Cinnamon Reporting

Reporting Process

  • What is the “Reporting Process”?

  • Cinnamon Reporting & Portal functionalities

  • Report Order

  • Report Execution

Reporting Products

  • How do we design the institution’s report offering?

  • Building Block

  • Report Type

  • Parameter

Business Logic

  • How can Cinnamon access data?

  • What is “Business Logic”?

  • What is the role of “Business Logic” in the reporting layer?

  • “Reporting Business Logic” functionalities in Cinnamon

  • Data Adapters

  • Business Logic

  • Segmentation

  • Figure

  • Translatable Text

  • Value Type

Abstract Reporting

  • What is an “Abstract Report”?

  • How is an Abstract Report produced?

  • Abstract Report

  • Report Nodes: Vertical Table Node, Chart Node, Paragraph Node, Section Node, Layout Node

  • Slot

  • Style

Multi-channel Reporting

  • Cinnamon Reporting has been built from the ground up to support reporting over multiple channels to paper and to interactive devices like tablets or smartphones.

  • Description of Word and Online channels

  • Cinnamon Portal Services

  • Word Channel

  • Online Channel

  • Catalog

  • Dashboard

  • Print Composer

System Integration

Cinnamon Reporting supports a wide range of integrations with surrounding systems.

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