report

(Reporting)

Executable program that reads and evaluates data in the database, and then outputs the results of the evaluation.

You can either display the output of a report on the screen or send it to a printer. You can also save it and display it again as often as you like. It is important to be able to do this, because reading large volumes of data cna impair performance.

Examples of reports are ABAP reports, queries, and drilldown reports.