Maximo MobileIf you are upgrading your Maximo to the latest fixpack version 22.214.171.124, you are gonna be using the new BIRT version 2.3.2. Of course, along with any new version comes the tedious task of upgrading old files. By upgrading to the latest version of BIRT, the patch just overwrites the out-of-the-box reports with the […]
Archives for August 2009
IBM WebCast introduction to the BIRT framework. This presentation covers topics ranging from installing BIRT designer to the architecture.
Maximo 126.96.36.199 now uses BIRT 2.3.2, so to start developing reports for this version, you will need to install and configure the new BIRT Designer. You can begin by reading this BIRT Report Designer 2.3.2 configuration guide for base services 188.8.131.52 or any future release. You will have to download a few items prior to […]
Maximo MobileThere are two known issues which have been identified with printing BIRT reports: Issue# 08-21515: 7.1.1 Direct print issue (Serious issue in production). After first user logs out functionality does not work for all users in Maximo 7.1.1 (Reproduced in house -Login as User1 (for example, Wilson) -Direct print a report (works fine but […]
Maximo MobileBIRT , out-of-the-box, has six templates available for the report developer. These templates are: Tivoli MAXIMO List Report Template: This is used for simple listing reports with traditional row and column format. Labor List and Asset Move History reports are two examples of this template. Tivoli MAXIMO Grouped Report Template: Has same features as […]
There is a newer version of BIRT that you use with Maximo 184.108.40.206, but this document will guide you through the setting up eclipse so you can start developing BIRT reports for Maximo 220.127.116.11 or lower. If you don’t have any idea what BIRT is, then you should start by reading the V7 Report Development […]
This document explains in detail how to modify the master report library for BIRT. It focuses on page size, page orientation and page area. By default, all the out of the box (OOB) reports are in landscape. Personally, I don’t like it in landscape and most of our clients prefer their reports in portrait. But […]
I found this great IBM support site that has a few short flash demos/tutorials for doing various tasks in Maximo 7. Here is the complete list of flash videos.
Here are some links to help with tuning your Maximo application. These range from database configuration to websphere.
Support links of interest and tech notes