The Mobile Report Publisher is a powerful, under-appreciated tool that lets you quickly and easily create reports for not just the web, but for a variety of platforms such as Apple’s iOS and Google Android. In this course, Introduction to the SQL Server Mobile Report Publisher, you’ll learn to quickly and easily create dashboards for the web, as well as mobile devices such as phones and tablets. First, you’ll explore how to use the Report Publisher designer to create the layout of the dashboard. Next, you’ll see how to create datasets and bind them to the dashboard. Finally, you’ll learn advanced features such as filters to limit the data on the dashboard. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of the Mobile Report Publisher needed to create dashboards on multiple platforms.
Robert C. Cain (arcanecode.com) is a Microsoft MVP, MCTS Certified in BI, and is the owner of Arcane Training and Consulting, LLC. He is also a course author for Pluralsight, team member at Linchpin People, and co-author of 4 books.
Course Overview Hi everyone. My name's Robert Cain. Welcome to my course, Introduction to SQL Server Mobile Report Publisher. I'm the owner of Arcane Training and Consulting, a book author, and I've been authoring courses on Pluralsight since 2010. The Mobile Report Publisher is a powerful, underappreciated tool that lets you quickly and easily create reports, not just for the web, but for a variety of platforms, such as Apple's iOS and Google Android. In this course, we'll tell the story of Michelle, a fictional sales manager who needs dashboards to support her organization. These dashboards will need to run on the web, as well as on mobile platforms. Fortunately for Michelle, the Mobile Report Publisher will meet her needs. In this course, you'll see how to use the SQL Server Mobile Report Publisher to fulfill her list of requirements. Just some of the major topics we'll cover include creating reusable datasets, designing dashboards for the web, as well as for mobile platforms. You'll also see how to create drillthrough reports, which allow you to go from the dashboards to more detailed paginated reports. By the end of this course, you'll be up to speed on SQL Server Mobile Report Publisher and can start generating your own dashboards. I hope you'll join me on this journey to learn about SQL Server Mobile Report Publisher in my course, Introduction to SQL Server Mobile Report Publisher, here at Pluralsight.