Just finished creating a new reporting option to the Vipss Quanta Client software for doing hierarchical client statements.
Ah the joys of financial software... The thrilling number crunching, the endless paperwork and of course the everpresent glossy stare of the customers who can't see the seven miracles you just pulled off because the font is the wrong shade of black??
Yep, I can see some of you shaking your heads - and I don't think it's because you've seen the wrong shade of black before.
Because I like to share, here's a couple shots of what I just did:
Kicking it off... Yes, that's 100% Java
Summary page - generated PDF via iText
Hierarchy chart (more PDF) followed by reams of details on subsequent pages.
I've already heard rumblings that more reporting features are wanted. So looks like it's back into the reports tomorrow as well. Once I put this to bed though, it's on to MultipassNode in jME, so watch this space!