Providing Technology Training and Mentoring For Modern Technology Adoption
This instructor-led course provides students with the necessary knowledge to develop reports using Microsoft Report Builder 3.0. The training environment includes SQL 2008R2, SQL 2012, and SQL 2014 Standard and Enterprise, so that the students can utilize Report Builder 3.0 and generate reports from multiple sources to investigate the different features of each release.
The course covers the Report Builder 3.0 wizards, basics of report design, intermediate reports with report parameters, a detailed section exploring report expressions and how to properly configure them, filters, report visualizations including graphs, charts, images, and gauges, advanced reporting including the utilization of maps, interactive reports, Report Parts, subreports, subscriptions, and exporting options.
After completing this course, students will be able to:
This course is intended for power users, developers, and IT professionals that will be involved with the design, development, and maintenance of reports created with Report Builder 3.0.
This module explains how the class will be structured and introduces course materials and additional administrative information.Lessons
Lab : Course Overview
This module introduces the interface of Report Builder 3.0, the different features available, and variances in data sources and datasets.Lessons
Lab : Introduction to Report Builder 3.0
This module covers report basics exploring lists, matrices, and tables along with the wizards. Data regions will also be explained.Lessons
Lab : Report Builder 3.0 Wizards
In this module we examine parameters, filters, and the expressionable aspect of reports. We also cover formatting options.Lessons
Lab : Report Builder 3.0 Basic Reports
This module is a detailed look at graphics including charts, images, sparklines, data bars, gauges, and Bing maps.Lessons
Lab : Report Builder 3.0 Graphics
This module covers intermediate reporting with emphasis on actionable reports, and a section exploring report subscriptions and security.Lessons
Lab : Intermediate Reporting
This module is optional and contains 20 tips and tricks with step-by-step instructions.
Lab : Report Builder 3.0 Tips and Tricks