In version 3.4 and later, to enable clients or employees located outside your network to access reports when your Cloud Cruiser Express server is behind a firewall, you can deploy an external reporting server. This is an instance of Cloud Cruiser Express in your DMZ that is able to display reports from your Cloud Cruiser Express database but cannot run batch jobs, preventing it from modifying data if it were compromised.
Before you begin
Install your primary instance of Cloud Cruiser Express and load some charges into the database so that you have data that can be viewed in a report.
To deploy an external reporting server
<install_dir>/conf/system.propertiesand uncomment the following line by removing the
adminuser has the role by default.
Your external reporting server is ready. Users who also have the Admin or Customer Budget roles can perform the same actions as on a regular Cloud Cruiser Express instance, but they cannot run batch jobs.