A whole range of topics related to SQL Server Reporting Services were covered in this chapter beginning with the installation of all programs needed for exploring RS 2012 and summarized in a diagram the set up used for developing this book. This chapter provides an extremely brief review of SSRS describing both modes of Report Server installation, the Native mode as well as the SharePoint Integrated mode. There are some major differences, for example Reporting Services in Native mode is a Windows Service whereas Reporting Services in SharePoint Integrated mode is a SharePoint Shared Service. SharePoint Integration brings in many more components that are absent if one were to focus on Native mode only. However, SharePoint Integrated mode ...

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