We will incorporate our second data region through this recipe. The same report has two sections that summarize the same data in alternate ways.
In this recipe, we will create a chart data region. This chart data region will show the total value of transactions against each customer group. The report will show a summary through the chart, followed by details of the transactions. Creating charts was not possible in the legacy system; however, with the new framework, it is just a matter of a few clicks and setups, as you will see in this recipe.
You can create and modify report definitions (
.rdl) in the report builder and report designer in SQL Server Data Tools. Each authoring environment provides different ways to ...