What youâ€™ll learn
- Create reporting solutions for both the Web and the desktop.
- Integrate with powerful third-party retail solutions such as eBay, and Amazon.com in order to monitor your sales campaigns in real-time.
- Build an invoice reporting system using Rails and PayPal.
- Monitor your sales performance by taking advantage of SugarCRMâ€™s web service offerings.
Who is this book for?
Ruby and Rails developers seeking to create compelling business intelligence and reporting solutions using a wide variety of applications and services.
About the Apress Practical Series
The Practical series from Apress is your best choice for getting the job done, period. From professional to expert, this series lets you apply project-motivated templates (or frameworks) step by step in a very direct, practical, and efficient manner toward current real-world projects that may be sitting on your desk. So whatever your career goal, Apress can be your trusted guide to take you where you want to go on your IT career empowerment path.
About the Author
Berube is a Ruby developer, trainer, author, and speaker. Heâ€™s used both Ruby and Ruby on Rails for several years, starting in 2003 when he became a Ruby advocate after he wrote about the language for Dr Dobb’s Journal. Prior to this he worked professionally with PHP, Perl, C++, and Visual Basic.
His professional accomplishments include creating the Ruby on Rails engine for CoolRuby.com (http://coolruby.com), a site that tracks the latest Ruby developments, and working with ThoughtBot (http://www.thoughtbot.com.) on the Rails engine that powers Sermo America’s Top Doctor contest. Additionally, he has worked on several other Ruby projects, including the engine powering CyberKnowHow’s BirdFluBreakingNews search engine, and he also created the Slueshi text adventure game system, a multiplayer text game engine written in Ruby.
David’s journalism has been in print in over 65 countries, in magazines such as Linux Magazine, Dr Dobb’s Journal, and PHP International Magazine. He’s also taught college courses and spoken publicly on topics such as “MySQL and You” and “Making Money with Open Source Software.”
He lives in New Hampshire and his hobbies include basketball, yo-yos, and sleep.
- Taschenbuch: 312 Seiten
- Verlag: (2008-01-28 )
- Preis: 23.43 €
- Sprache: english
- ISBN-10: 1590599330
- Autor(en): David Berube