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SSRS Report Design and Data Formatting Playbook

by Javier Merino

In this course, you will learn the essentials of how to start creating good quality reports on SQL Server Reporting Services. The most important design topics will be covered as well as some interesting features that will make a big difference.

What you'll learn

On SQL Server Reporting Services, it's important your reports comply with specific requirements. In this course, SSRS Report Design and Data Formatting Playbook, you will learn foundational knowledge of Reporting Services. First, you will learn how to apply the proper configuration to your report’s page to achieve all the requirements you need. Next, you will discover different ways of visualization for your data, like tables, matrices, or different kind of chart types. Finally, you will explore how to improve the visualization on all of them, configuring legends, data labels, and formatting data types, or how to make them more interactive for the final user with drill-downs or drill-throughs. When you’re finished with this course, you will have the skills and knowledge of designing reports and configuring data types to create your own professional reports.

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Course Overview
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About the author

Javier loves business intelligence and is always interested in continuous learning about anything in the world of data. Query tuning and query optimization are some of his strengths. He has a background in all business intelligence processes, from the data design and modeling to the visualization, through extraction and transformation with ETL processes. Javier has experience in several ETL or reporting tools, but specializes in the Microsoft BI Suite. Javier is always open to new challenges!

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