Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2: What’s New in Reporting Services
Reporting Services is one of Microsoft’s most popular Business Intelligence applications. In this session, we will explore new features in SQL Server 2008 R2, including maps integrated with reports. Perhaps the most significant new feature is the Component Library, that enables business users to get started very quickly with building excellent, and beautiful, reports. There will be many demos in this session of new Reporting Services features.
What do medieval archaeology, fish farming, Southwestern University of Chongqing and Microsoft Business Intelligence have in common? If you know, you should tell Donald Farmer, because he has been deeply involved in all of them at various times. Donald has worked in the Microsoft Business Intelligence team for 8 years covering many subject areas: data integration, information quality, metadata intelligence, master data management, OLAP, predictive analytics and self-service BI. He is a well-known speaker at Microsoft and other industry events, and the author of several books and articles.