Control Compliance Suite (CCS) provides a rich set of presentation-level reports. A report lets you collect and present the data in a format that conforms to the organizational needs. A report is a business document that contains a predefined, organized collection of data. A report can be viewed, printed, or analyzed. You can create and customize reports from the Reporting view. You can schedule the report generation or dashboard update jobs from the Jobs view. You can schedule reports adn dashboard jobs to run at a specified time. If the report supports the feature, you can export a report in several formats. Dashboards that are created in the Web Console are real-time, visual representations of selected key elements for an organization. Dashboards that are created in the Web Console are not scheduled.
Organizations collect vast amounts of information in the course of completing business transactions. Management studies the data to make decisions. The Reporting feature gives you timely information that you need to make informed decisions about the organization.
The reporting database stores the data that is needed for the reports.