FOREWORD ACKNOWLEDGMENTS INTRODUCTION Part I: Getting Started Chapter 1: Let's Start at the Very Beginning Chapter 2: Putting the Pieces in Place: Installing Reporting Services Part II: Report Authoring Chapter 3: DB 101: Database Basics Chapter 4: A Visit to Emerald City: The Report Wizard Chapter 5: Removing the Train Wheels: Building Basic Reports Chapter 6: Graphic Expression: Using Charts and Images in Reports Chapter 7: Kicking It Up a Notch: Intermediate Reporting Chapter 8: Beyond Wow: Advanced Reporting Chapter 9: A Leading Exporter: Exporting Reports to Other Rendering Formats Part III: Report Saving Chapter 10: How Did We Ever Manage Without You? The Report Manager Chapter 11: Delivering the Goods: Report Delivery Chapter 12: Extending Outside the Box: Customizing Reporting Services Part IV: Appendixes APPENDIX A: REPORT ITEM REFERENCE APPENDIX B: WEB SERVICE INTERFACE REFERENCE APPENDIX C: REPORT DEFINITION LANGUAGE REFERENCE APPENDIX D: AD HOC REPORTING INDEX
Brian Larson (Arden Hills, MN) served as a contract member of the Reporting Services development team and contributed to the code base. He has contributed to SQL Server Magazine and is the Chief of Technology for Superior Consulting Services. With over 18 years of experience in the computer industry, and 14 years as a software development consultant, Brian is an MCSD as well as an MCDBA, and has authored and delivered training curriculum for SQL Server 2000 and C#.NET as well as numerous custom applications.