SQL Server 2008 R2 November CTP – What’s New In Reporting Services?

[Cross-posting from my own blog] The November CTP download is available for MSDN and TechNet subscribers. The public download is available here. A small stand-alone MSI for Report Builder 3.0, November CTP, is now available for download here.  The feature pack download is also available and includes Report Builder 3.0 as well as the RS add-ins… Read more

Report Builder 3.0, August CTP

A small stand-alone MSI for Report Builder 3.0, August CTP, is now available for download here: http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkID=160384 Download packages for SQL Server 2008 R2 August CTP are available here: http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=e19689bd-38dd-46c4-8645-f58ca4d61d1f   Enjoy! Update: Report Builder 3.0 was released as RTM version in the meantime.  Please check this related Report Builder blog post for more details…. Read more

SQL Server 2008 R2 August CTP – What’s New In Reporting Services?

[Cross-posting from my own blog] The August CTP download is available for MSDN and TechNet subscribers. The public download is now also active here. The Data Platform Insider blog provides an overview of what’s new in this first public CTP release for SQL Server 2008 R2.  If you are reading this blog, you are probably… Read more

Some help with Report Builder 2.0 ClickOnce

While Service Pack 1 for SQL Server 2008 did add support for Report Builder 2.0 ClickOnce, not all of the instructions have made it online yet.   The following should help users get going until the online content has all been published. Report Builder 2.0 is made available in three ways: 1. Standalone .MSISee existing download page… Read more

SQL Server 2008 SP1 and Report Builder Update

Service Pack 1 for SQL Server 2008 is now available for download.  The service pack is primarily a roll-up of Cumulative Updates 1, 2, and 3 and minor fixes made in response to requests reported through the SQL Server community.  While there are no new features in this service pack, a notable addition from a… Read more