Providing Technology Training and Mentoring For Modern Technology Adoption
This three-day instructor-led is intended for information workers and database professionals who are interested in expanding their knowledge about SQL Server 2012 Reporting Services. During this course, attendees will learn how to Report Designer in SSDT and Report Builder, work with solutions and projects, design basic reports, enhance reports with formatting and images, effectively group and summarize data, work with parameterized reports, incorporate charts and custom maps, and work with drill-through reports, and manage reports.
What you will Learn
This course is intended for information workers and database professionals who have a general familiarity with databases prior to the class. Working knowledge of Microsoft SQL Server or Microsoft Office applications is beneficial.
This module provides an introduction to the topics covered in the class, introduces Reporting Services features, the tools available with SQL Server 2012, and introduces students to SQL Server documentation.
This module covers working with solutions and projects within Visual Studio.
Lab : Working with Solutions and Projects (Optional)
This module covers building reports from start to finish, and tips and tricks for successful report building.
Lab : Creating Basic Reports
This module covers the features which enhance the visual impact of reports.
Lab : Formatting Reports
This module covers expressions and how to use them to set dynamically changing properties or values.
Lab : Custom Expressions
SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) offers grouping features to allow you to summarize data and then drill down into the details below the summary levels. This module will explain how to create and manage these groupings.
Lab : Summarizing and Sorting
Paramaterized reports allow users to customize reports to show only the data they are interested in. This module covers the use of parameters and filters.
Lab : Add Flexibility with Parameters
This module explores the different ways data can be enhanced visually in a report.
Lab : Enhanced Report Items
This module provides details on how to run and manage reports using Report Manager.
Lab : Using Report Manager
This module covers the use of Report Builder to apply lessons learned in previous modules.
Lab : Using Report Builder for SQL Server 2012