Data can be extracted from SonarQube to feed external tools or reports. This is done through a series of Web Services.
Here are some examples to extract data from SonarQube using Excel:
In case your server is secured, you will also have to manage authentication. To do so, download this example dealing with authentication.
Custom dashboards enable to choose the data to display on the web interface:
Some widgets can (or even must) be configured:
Example of a global dashboard:
Example of project dashboard:
The Report plugin (commercial) enables to send by email a custom dashboard as a PDF.