Which of these reporting tools can output RTF stored in a nvarchar or varchar column of a database like SQL Server or MySQL and which can generate PDF from scratch (i.e. programmatically) and/or export report in PDF, Excell, and MS Word formats?
Some useful .NET reporting components provided by NReco:
- PdfGenerator: can generate PDF by HTML document or URL (wrapper for wkhtmltopdf, FREE)
- PivotData: calculates data for pivot tables and charts; implements in-memory multidimensional array (data cube) and query operations (slide, dice, roll-up). Core library is free; commercial Toolkit provides pivot table rendering and export components, interactive ASP.NET pivot table builder.