Building a Sample Dashboard in Dashboard Designer
Now that each of the components of Dashboard Designer has been presented, we’re ready to walk through setting up a sample dashboard. The first step in this exercise is to download and install the AdventureWorks sample databases by following these steps:
You need a server running SQL Server 2008 and SQL Server Analysis Services to proceed with this exercise.
- Data sources are needed to work with in this exercise. Download and install the AdventureWorks samples databases by visiting http://msftdbprodsamples.codeplex.com/.
- Click the link to the SQL Server 2008R2 product sample databases (http://msftdbprodsamples.codeplex.com/releases/view/45907), and then click the AdventureWorks2008R2 ...