Course Code: 1322

55119 - SQL Server 2012 Reporting Services

Class Dates:
1/22/2020
Length:
3 Days
Cost:
$1495.00
Class Time:
Technology:
Database
Delivery:

Overview

  • Course Overview
  • This three-day instructor-led is intended for information workers and database professionals who are interested in expanding their knowledge about SQL Server 2012 Reporting Services. During this course, attendees will learn how to Report Designer in SSDT and Report Builder, work with solutions and projects, design basic reports, enhance reports with formatting and images, effectively group and summarize data, work with parameterized reports, incorporate charts and custom maps, and work with drill-through reports, and manage reports.

  • Audience
  • This course is intended for information workers and database professionals who have a general familiarity with databases prior to the class. Working knowledge of Microsoft SQL Server or Microsoft Office applications is beneficial.

Prerequisites

  • A general familiarity with databases prior to the class.

    Additionally, working knowledge of Microsoft SQL Server or Microsoft Office applications is beneficial.

Course Details

  • At Course Completion
  • Work with solutions and projects.
  • Design basic reports.
  • Work with table, matrix, and list report items.
  • Enhance reports with formatting and images.
  • Effectively group and summarize data.
  • Work with parameterized reports.
  • Incorporate charts and custom maps.
  • Work with drill-through reports.
  • Manage reports.
  • Utilize Report Builder.
  • Module 1: SSRS Overview and Tools
  • Reporting Services Features
  • Tools Available with SQL Server 2012
  • SQL Server Documentation
  • Understand Reporting Services Features.
  • Identify the SQL Server 2012 Tools.
  • Find and Use SQL Server Documentation.
  • Module 2: Working with Solutions and Projects
  • Working with SQL Server Data Tools
  • Understanding Solutions and Projects
  • Working with the Visual Studio Interface
  • Module 3: 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
  • Module 4: Formatting Reports
  • Working with Text Boxes
  • Rich Text Formatting
  • Managing Text Boxes
  • Drawing Lines and Boxes
  • Images
  • Page Headers and Footers
  • Adding a Document Map
  • Rendering Reports
  • Module 5: Custom Expressions
  • Understanding Expressions
  • Defining Expressions
  • Working with Report Variables
  • Understanding Lookup, LookupSet, and Multilookup Functions
  • Expression Samples
  • Module 6: Summarizing and Sorting
  • Creating Groups
  • Parent/Child vs. Adjacent Groupings
  • Adding Totals and Aggregations
  • Creating Aggregates of Aggregates
  • Module 7: 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
  • Filtered Reports
  • Module 8: Enhanced Report Items
  • Charts
  • Gauges
  • Add a Map to a Report
  • Data Bar, Indicator, and Sparkline Report Items
  • Nesting Data Regions
  • Sub-reports and Drill-through Reports
  • Working with Drill-through Reports
  • Module 9: Using Report Manager
  • Deployment
  • Navigating Report Manager
  • Understanding Permissions
  • Viewing Reports
  • Working with Shared Data Sources
  • Managing Reports
  • Module 10: Using Report Builder for SQL Server 2012
  • ClickOnce vs. Stand-alone
  • Installing the Stand-alone Version
  • Using the Report Builder Tool
  • Creating Datasets
  • Creating Reports
  • Creating Reports Using Wizards
  • Creating Reports Without a Wizard
  • OPening Existing Reports
  • Working with Report Parts