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SQL Server Reporting Services Playbook

by Robert Cain

Looking to generate and share reports with your organization? In this course you'll get up and running with SQL Server Reporting Services quickly, or just refresh yourself on specific techniques when creating reports.

What you'll learn

SQL Server Reporting Services is a fantastic tool for generating and sharing reports across your organization. This course, SQL Server Reporting Services Playbook, is designed for two types of people. The first is the busy IT Pro, who needs to come up to speed quickly with SSRS. The second is for people who have developed SSRS reports before, and just need a reminder how to do specific tasks. First, you'll learn about creating Line Item reports, both manually and with the wizard. Next, you'll explore creating matrix style reports as well as reports featuring charts and graphs. Finally, you'll learn how to deploy reports to the Report Portal. By the end this course, you'll know the basics so you can start creating reports with SQL Server Reporting Services right away.

Table of contents

Course Overview
Creating a Shared Dataset in SSDT

About the author

Robert C. Cain ( is a Microsoft MVP, MCTS Certified in BI, and is the owner of Arcane Training and Consulting, LLC. He is a course author for Pluralsight, team member at Linchpin People, and co-author of 4 books. A popular speaker, Robert has presented at events such as the SQL PASS Summit, TechEd, CodeStock, and numerous SQL Saturdays. Robert has over 25 years' experience in the IT industry, working in a variety of fields including manufacturing, insurance, teleco... more

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