V.3.3. Designing, Publishing, and Maintaining Reports
Chapter 2 of this mini-book shows you how to create report models and publish them to the report server. You then use the Report Builder to create and publish a report to the report server.
In this section, you find out how to design, publish, and maintain reports by using the Report Designer within the Business Intelligence Development Studio (BIDS) and the stand-alone Report Builder 2.0.
The following two sections show you exactly how to create reports. You create a report by using the Report Designer in BIDS. You then create a similar report by using the Report Builder 2.0.
V.3.3.1. Using the BIDS Report Designer
In the following steps, you create a matrix report used to analyze sales within the Adventure Works Company.
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