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Automate, Schedule & Deploy SSRS Data Driven Subscriptions

Hundreds of companies of varying verticals and sizes rely on SQL Server’s reporting system. Known as SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS), it is used to design and generate reports on a scheduled or adhoc basis. SSRS has a basic scheduler designed for simple automated report distribution, but what if your business requires complex event driven and data driven subscriptions? What if you not only needed to automate SQL reports, but you require tasks to be automated such as database updates or system alerts? In this blog, I will discuss how SSRS automated report generation, Data Driven Subscriptions, and business process automation using SQL-RD can solve this problem. 

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Deploy SSRS Data Driven Subscriptions On A Shoestring

Hundreds of companies of varying verticals and sizes rely on SQL Server’s reporting system. Known as SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS), it is used to design and generate reports on a scheduled or adhoc basis. SSRS has a basic scheduler designed for simple automated report distribution, but what if your business requires complex event driven and data driven subscriptions? What if you not only needed to automate SQL reports, but you require tasks to be automated such as database updates or system alerts? In this blog, I will discuss how SSRS automated report generation, Data Driven Subscriptions, and business process automation using SQL-RD can solve this problem. Additionally, I will give a little insight into Zintel, a leading provider of communications technology solutions to businesses across New Zealand and Australia, and how SQL-RD solved this problem for them.

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The Best Way Data Driven Report Subscription Can Help Your Small Business

Data driven report subscription is one of the most powerful BI tools for small businesses. A small business must deal with stricter limitations than larger competitors, and they need BI tools to provide rapid, accurate information. Nothing provides more accurate insights than regular reports. The same feature also helps businesses save time and money. Together, these features help small businesses grow larger, faster.

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How to Get the Most Out of your Data Driven Subscription in SSRS

The data driven subscription in SSRS is a powerful tool, but underused in many businesses. It allows automatically generated reports to be developed based on desired data and can benefit a company's employees when used well. Below are some questions to ask when setting up a subscription that will help you get the most out of this robust service.

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Benefits of SSRS Scheduling

SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) is a server based report designer, builder, and deployment engine that is the brain-child of Microsoft. Companies use these services to prepare and deliver various interactive and printed reports. With SSRS, you can create tabular, graphical, and free-form reports that can be sent and accessed on demand. Besides SSRS helping to prepare and deliver reports, there is also an SSRS scheduling tool. If you want to know about the advantages and benefits of SSRS scheduling, we provided you with that information here.

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