Aiming to create a comprehensive list of Microsoft SQL Server Reporting Services 2012 samples to create a platform for; -
1) Demonstration the capabilities of this tool.
2) Encouraging best practice.
3) Create a solid platform for future recommendations.
Merged two sets of SSRS 2008 R2 Adventure Works reports and migrated them to SSRS 2012.
The above includes the very attractive map report and Sales Reason sample report with the cube as the data source. I'll attempt to add further SSRS 2012 specific bells and whistles as time allows.
The Adventure Works samples were migrated from; -
Considering the following for future releases of this AdventureWorks SSRS 2012 sample solution; -
Reports with Sparklines, Data Bars and Indicators (new to 2008 R2);- https://www.simple-talk.com/sql/reporting-services/new-features-in-reporting-services-2008-and-2008-r2/
Data Alerts is the biggest major improvement within SSRS 2012 which can’t be demoed in the scope of this project because it requires SharePoint Integrated mode; -
PowerView samples are available on the following link; - http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=26718. Where PowerView also requires SharePoint integrated mode.
I've not discovered as yet any major changes with the SSRS 2012 report designer toolbox once you get past the initial difference in look and feel. Any comments on my findings are very welcome.