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Introduction to SQL Server 2008 R2 Reporting Services (SSRS)
Accelebrate's Introduction to SQL Server 2008 R2 Reporting Services (SSRS) training teaches attendees how to create, format, and manage SQL Server 2008 R2 Reporting Services reports.
Location and Pricing
Most Accelebrate courses are delivered as private, customized, on-site training at our clients' locations worldwide for groups of 3 or more attendees and are custom tailored to their specific needs. Please visit our client list to see organizations for whom we have delivered private in-house training. These courses can also be delivered as live, private online classes for groups that are geographically dispersed or wish to save on the instructor's or students' travel expenses. To receive a customized proposal and price quote for private training at your site or online, please contact us.
In addition, some courses are available as live, online classes for individuals. See a schedule of online courses.
SSRS Training Objectives
SSRS Training Outline
SSRS Overview and Tools
Reporting Services Features
Tools Available with SQL Server 2008 R2
SQL Server Documentation
Working with Solutions and Projects
Working with SQL Server Data Tools
Understanding Solutions and Projects
Working with the Visual Studio Interface
Creating Basic Reports
What is a Data Source?
What is a Dataset?
Using the Report Wizard
What is Tablix?
Creating a Tabular Report
Creating a List Report
What is a Matrix?
Deploying a Project
Working with Text Boxes
Rich Text Formatting
Managing Text Boxes
Drawing Lines and Boxes
Page Headers and Footers
Adding a Document Map
Working with Report Variables
Understanding Lookup, LookupSet, and Multilookup Functions
Summarizing and Sorting
Parent/Child vs. Adjacent Groupings
Adding Totals and Aggregations
Creating Aggregates of Aggregates
Add Flexibility with Parameters
Adding Parameters to a Report
Report Parameters vs. Query Parameters
Manage Report Parameter Properties
Use Parameters with SQL Queries and Stored Procedures
Work with Cascading Parameters
Sort Based on a Parameter Setting
Enhanced Report Items
Add a Map to a Report
Data Bar, Indicator, and Sparkline Report Items
Nesting Data Regions
Subreports and Drillthrough Reports
Working with Drillthrough Reports
Using Report Manager
Navigating Report Manager
Working with Shared Data Sources
Using Report Builder 3.0
ClickOnce vs. Stand-alone
Installing the Stand-alone Version
Using the Report Builder Tool
Creating Reports Using Wizards
Creating Reports Without a Wizard
Opening Existing Reports
Working with Report Parts
All attendees must have a general familiarity with databases prior to the class. Working knowledge of Microsoft SQL Server or Microsoft Office applications is beneficial.
All attendees receive a copy of SQL Server 2008 R2 Reporting Services for Report Writers.
Software needed for each student PC: