The framework has been released alongside Tibco Jaspersoft 5.6. Tibco acquired Jaspersoft in April this year to complement its existing BI (business intelligence) product range.
The updates to the Jaspersoft platform mean you can blend relational and Big Data sources such as MongoDB, Hadoop and Cassandra. The software also has improved analytic calculations and graphs with new chart types including spider and bubble, and new interactive reporting features with better zoom and search options.
Visualize.js is bundled with the commercial edition of Jaspersoft, specifically Jaspersoft BI Enterprise or Professional, and is an add-on with Jaspersoft BI Express. It currently does not support JasperReports Server Community Edition or JasperReports Library.
This video shows what Visualize.js is and how to use it:
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