Microsoft Report Builder Training

Microsoft Report Builder Training

RPTBUILD – Training for Microsoft Report Builder (V 3.0)

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This two-day training course equips delegates with the knowledge and skills necessary to develop reports using Microsoft Report Builder 3.0. Attendees will be able to utilise the programme and generate reports from various sources simultaneously, in order to investigate the different features of each release – by using SQL 2008R2, SQL 2012, and SQL 2014 Standard and Enterprise. The course covers a variety of areas in Report Builder 3.0, such as report design, parameters, expressions and visualisations.

Please note that attendees of this course must have understanding of OLAP solutions and experience with Microsoft SQL Server.

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Microsoft Report Builder Content:

Duration: 2 days

This report builder training course will cover the following topics:

Course Overview

  • Introduction
  • Course Materials
  • Facilities
  • Prerequisites

Introduction to Report Builder 3.0

  • Plan your reports
  • The Interface
  • Variances between SQL versions
  • How to use Report Builder 3.0 with SQL Express 2012
  • Data Sources
  • Data Sets

Report Builder 3.0 Wizards

  • Explore the Report Builder 3.0 Wizards
  • Create reports with the Wizards

Report Builder 3.0 Basic Reports

  • Report Lists
  • Report Tables
  • Report Matrix
  • The Data Region
  • Report Parameters
  • Report Expressions
  • Formatting Reports

Report Builder 3.0 Graphics

  • Report Charts
  • Report Images
  • Report Gauges
  • Report Maps

Intermediate Reports

  • Time Intelligence
  • Sub Reports
  • Interacting with Actionable Reports
  • Reuse Report Parts

Microsoft Report Builder Goals:

By the end of the two day training delegates should be able to comprehensively use the Microsoft Report Builder Application.

Microsoft Report Builder Prerequisites:

In order to succeed on this Microsoft report builder course the following competencies are required:

  • Conceptual understanding of OLAP solutions.
  • Experience navigating the Microsoft Windows Server environment.
  • Experience with Windows services (starting and stopping).
  • Experience creating service accounts and permissions.
  • Experience with Microsoft SQL Server, including:
  • SQL Server Agent.
  • SQL Server query language (SELECT, UPDATE, INSERT, and DELETE).
  • SQL Server System tables.
  • SQL Server accounts (users and permissions)

Microsoft Report Builder Audience:

This training course is primarily designed for Data Architects and Report Developers.

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