As part of the Eclipse Ganymede release BIRT 2.3 is now available and contains many enhancements and new features.
These are just a few of the new features that are available with the 2.3 release. To read more about the release, see http://www.eclipse.org/birt/phoenix/project/notable2.3.php.
A webinar is also available that demonstrates some of the new capabilities. It can be found here: http://live.eclipse.org/node/484