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SQL Server 2014 Reporting Services for Report Writers (SSRS)
Accelebrate's Introduction to SQL Server 2014 Reporting Services (SSRS 2014) training teaches attendees how to create, format, and manage SQL Server 2014 Reporting Services reports. This class focuses primarily on the Report Designer tool in the SSDT-BI for Visual Studio 2013. Attendees will also work in and become familiar with Report Builder and Report Manager.
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
All attendees will learn to:
SSRS Training Outline
SSRS Overview and Tools
Tools Available with SQL Server 2014
SQL Server Documentation
Working with Solutions and Projects
Working with SSDT-BI for Visual Studio 2013
Understanding Solutions and Projects
Working with the Visual Studio Developer Environment
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
Rich Text Formatting
Adding and Managing Text Boxes
Drawing Lines and Boxes
Adding Page Headers and Footers
Using the Built-in Fields Folder
Adding a Document Map
Working with Report Variables
Accessing Multiple Datasets with Lookup Functions
Summarizing and Sorting
Adding Groups with the Report Wizard
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
Working with Subreports
Working with Drillthrough Reports
Performance Implications of Subreports and Drillthrough Reports
Using Report Manager
Navigating Report Manager
Working with Shared Data Sources
Using SQL Server 2014 Report Builder
ClickOnce vs. Stand-alone Installations
Installing the Stand-alone Version
The Report Builder Tool Interface
Creating Shared Datasets with Report Builder
Adapt report creation to the Report Builder Application
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 encouraged.
Note: By default, this course is designed for participants who do not have prior experience with SSRS 2014 (or 2012 or 2008 R2, which are notably similar). If your group does have experience, please let us know and we will tailor your course accordingly.
All attendees receive a copy of SQL Server 2014 Reporting Services for Report Writers.
Software needed for each student PC: