Take the 2-minute tour ×
Super User is a question and answer site for computer enthusiasts and power users. It's 100% free, no registration required.

Is there a term for software that allows users who don't understand DBs to create reports from a DB?

A customer might just say I wanna see people and addresses that are related to this incident, for example, but maybe they have no concept of joins, so they need some kind of GUI.

share|improve this question

closed as off topic by studiohack Mar 9 '12 at 19:25

Questions on Super User are expected to relate to computer software or computer hardware within the scope defined by the community. Consider editing the question or leaving comments for improvement if you believe the question can be reworded to fit within the scope. Read more about reopening questions here.If this question can be reworded to fit the rules in the help center, please edit the question.

1 Answer 1

The term is : "Reporting tool"

With this term you can do a search on the web, don't forget to add your DB, because reporting doesn't always work with all DBs

share|improve this answer

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.