IL - MOC 10990: Analyzing Data with SQL Server Reporting Services

Course Overview

In this course you will learn how to implement a SQL Server 2016 Reporting Services solution for data analysis in an organization. You will discover how to use the Reporting Services development tools to create and manage reports and implement self-service BI solutions.

Course Details
  • Duration: 2 Days
  • Level: 300

Who this course is designed for
  • Database professionals who fulfill a BI developer role
  • Database professionals who create analysis and reporting solutions

What You Will Learn

  • Describe various report services data sources and how these are configured
  • Create reports with report designer and/or report designer
  • Configure reports with report designer and/or report builder
  • Create SQL Server mobile reports


  • In addition to their professional experience, students who attend this training should have technical knowledge equivalent to the following course: Querying Data with Transact-SQL (M20761)


Module 1: Introduction to Business Intelligence and Data ModelingIn this module students will be introduced to the key concepts in business intelligence, and the Microsoft BI product suite.


  • Introduction to business intelligence
  • The Microsoft business intelligence platform
  • Introduction to reporting services

Lab : Exploring an enterprise BI solutionAfter completing this module, you will be able to:
• Describe key concepts in business intelligence
• Describe the Microsoft BI platform
• Describe key concepts in reporting services

Module 2: Reporting Services DataDescribe various Report Services data sources and how these are configured.


  • Data sources
  • Connection strings
  • Datasets
  • Filters and parameters

Lab : Configuring a data connectionAfter completing this module, you will be able to:
• Describe data connections and connection strings
• Describe filters and parameters

Module 3: Implementing reportsCreate reports with report designer or report builder.


  • Creating a report with the report wizard
  • Creating a report
  • Showing data graphically in a report

Lab : Creating a reportAfter completing this module, you will be able to:
• Create a report using the report wizard
• Show data graphically

Module 4: Configuring reportsThis module describes how to configure reports with report builder or report designer.


  • Implementing filters and parameters
  • Implementing sorting and grouping
  • Publishing a report

Lab : Create and Publish reports that include parametersAfter completing this module, you will be able to:
• Implement filters and parameters
• Implement sorting and grouping
• Publish a report

Module 5: Creating Mobile ReportsThis module describes how to create SQL Server mobile reports.


  • Overview of SQL Server mobile reports
  • Preparing data for mobile reports
  • SQL Server Mobile report publisher

Lab : Working with mobile reportsAfter completing this module, you will be able to:
• Describe SQL Server mobile reports
• Prepare data for mobile reports
• Publish mobile reports


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