Toolshed Tooltip #10 - SQL Reporting Services from Episode 2

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Do you have another, yet another, reporting assignment? Is an output requirement PDF format, or Excel, or Word? Do you need built-in printer functions like print preview? See the answers and much more in the Tool Shed Tooltip clip.

What is it?
Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Reporting Services (SSRS) provides a full range of ready-to-use tools and services to help you create, deploy, and manage reports for your organization, as well as programming features that enable you to extend and customize your reporting functionality.

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Example Problem(s) it solves:
Reporting Services includes a complete set of tools for you to create, manage, and deliver reports
APIs that enable developers to integrate or extend data and report processing in custom applications.
Reporting Services tools work within the Microsoft Visual Studio environment

Installation Notes: VS integration is installed with SQL Server Client Tools

Usage Notes: 180 day trial available

This is the third of Tool Shed Tooltips released from Epsode 2 of the TV Show Russ Tool Shed presents... "It's All About The Tools" hosted by Russ Fustino and Co-Host Stan Schultes. Download code, ppt and demo script from for all episodes. Also, use the links on to download tools. Finally, check out some more great videos on the Developer Evangelist East site:


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