Data Source Provider Classes

With Report Data Preparation framework you can prepare data for a report super-fast. You don’t have to use temporary tables, views or queries – you can simple traverse through the needed data in X++ and shape/nest/calculate them as needed using Docentric AX APIs.

Report customization in D365FO without overlayering becomes even more complex and costly. Using the Report Data Preparation framework you can add additional data to an existing SSRS report without changing built-in report artifacts in pretty straightforward way and yet, not using extensions.

When a new SSRS report design is registered in Docentric report setup, the Docentric Default DSP class is set to be used with this report by default. This class is a part of Docentric AX Framework, and enables reusing of existing SSRS report data sets that are filled by built-in RDP classes or queries.

However, you have a possibility to extend the Default DSP class and create so called a custom DSP class, which you will then assign to a particular report in Docentric report setup.

Create and use custom DSP classes when you need to:

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