Turns out there is a snag when it comes to using Internet Explorer 9 with SharePoint and SQL Server 2008 R2 Reporting Services. If you need to export a report, the export options don’t exists. There’s an open Connect item on this, please take a moment to up-vote this item.
We all like free stuff. Especially when we already know it’s something we love. And if you are reading this blog, you likely love or really like SQL Server. Or just maybe you are paid to like it. What ever the reason, the more you know about it the better you will be in applying [...]
With the next release of SQL Server, data analysis is going to go through a major change with the PowerPivot add-in for Excel and SharePoint. If you haven’t been keeping up with these changes to Business Intelligence, SSWUG.org has an opportunity for you to get up to speed. On January 22, 2010 there will be [...]
This week SSWUG is hosting another virtual conference featuring content for SQL, SharePoint, BI, and .NET professionals. There is a lot going on and like their previous conferences you don’t have to leave the comforts of your beach bungalow to participate in the conference. I encourage everyone to check this out… We’re excited to present [...]
I’m speaking at the upcoming SSWUG Ultimate vConference and thought I’d share some reasons to attend the upcoming conference that I got in an e-mail today… "6 Reasons to Attend SSWUG’s Ultimate vConference This Spring" (Second round early-bird discounts end on March 1st – Register Now and Save $45!) No planes, no trains and definitely [...]
It’s become necessary for me to dig into SharePoint a bit. I’m a huge newbie here so I figure I’ll share all of the links for things I look up in these SharePointy travels. I expect some of these posts will be very trivial but “hey, I’m learning.” I had two goals today with the [...]
I’ve been working a side-project that involves tying in SharePoint with Reporting Services. One of my wise co-workers managed to point some of the benefits and constraints that Microsoft has found in using the Reporting Services add-in for SharePoint. Configuring a report server to run in SharePoint integrated mode provides the following additional functionality that [...]