By Adam Aspin

Business Intelligence with SQL Server Reporting Services is helping you carry company intelligence with panache. Harness the facility of the Reporting providers toolkit to mix charts, gauges, sparklines, symptoms, and maps into compelling dashboards and scorecards. Create compelling visualizations that grab your audience’s awareness and aid enterprise clients determine and react speedily to altering company stipulations. better of all, you will do these kinds of issues by means of developing new worth from software program that's already put in and paid for – SQL Server and the incorporated SQL Server Reporting prone.

Businesses run on numbers, and sturdy company intelligence structures make the severe numbers instantly and comfortably obtainable. company clients wish entry to key functionality signs within the workplace, on the seashore, and whereas using the subway domestic after a day's paintings. Business Intelligence with SQL Server Reporting Services is helping you meet those desire for anywhere/anytime entry through together with chapters particularly displaying tips to carry on sleek units equivalent to shrewdpermanent telephones and pills. you will discover ways to bring a similar info, with comparable look-and-feel, around the complete variety of units utilized in company this day.

  • Key functionality symptoms supply speedy notification of industrial unit performance
  • Polished dashboards carry crucial metrics and strategic comparisons
  • Visually arresting output on a number of units focuses attention

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The stored procedure pr_WD_KeyFiguresForMonth may be long, but it simply collates the value and target for the five metrics for the selected year up to and including the selected month in a single dataset. Each of the 10 metrics needs a separate process to return the data, so a temporary table is probably the best solution. The status of each metric is then calculated in a way similar to that used in previous examples in this chapter using hard-coded thresholds. Building a Text-Based KPI Although this KPI is designed to be read as the sum of its parts, you only really need to learn how to make one of the text blocks.

You are, of course, free to choose the formatting style that you prefer. Explaining the formatting was more a quick revision of formatting techniques than any attempt at imposing a choice of presentation style. 29 Chapter 2 ■ KPIs and Scorecards A More Complex KPI Using Sparklines Now that you have seen how to create a “starter” KPI, let’s move on to a more complex example. Specifically, I want now to replace the trend indicator with a sparkline so that you can see the evolution of sales over the last 12 months.

Name it CarSales_Reports. 2. Add the following four shared datasets (ensuring that you also use the same name for the dataset in the report): CurrentYear, ReportingYear, CurrentMonth, ReportingMonth. Set the parameter properties for ReportingYear and ReportingMonth as defined at the start of Chapter 1. 3. Add four datasets corresponding to the four stored procedures shown above. pr_WD_ColorSalesCurrentMonthMAX). 4. Add a table from the SSRS toolbox. Set it to use the dataset MonthlyColorSales, and add two more columns so that there are five in total.

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