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3 Ways PBRS Can Serve As An Advanced SSRS Report Manager

Not only is PBRS a handy tool for scheduling SQL Server Reports, it can be a great way to manage SSRS report subscriptions. Many PBRS users have enjoyed the ability to schedule SSRS reports with expanded options such as report encryption, additional formats, and more destinations such as SharePoint & Dropbox. In addition to the advanced subscription distribution features PBRS has to offer, it can also act as an SSRS report manager. Let’s look at three ways PBRS can help SQL Server admins manage their SSRS subscriptions.

Topics: SSRS SSRS Reports SSRS Reports Automation SSRS Reports Scheduler PBRS

SSRS Scheduled Report Setup

Depending on your SQL Server edition, SSRS has some built-in scheduling functions that allow administrators to schedule SSRS reports to email. Many situations require reporting administrators to turn to PBRS, an “out of system” workflow tool for scheduled SSRS reports. In the past, I have discussed in great detail the reasons why administrators use PBRS to schedule reports, but now I will cover how administrators schedule SSRS reports to email.

Topics: SSRS SSRS Reports SSRS Reports Automation SSRS Reports Scheduler PBRS

Business Schedulers for SQL Reporting Services: SSRS Report Format, Delivery, and Options

The SSRS report has been written, parameters have been set, and now it’s time to go live with the report. There are still a few lingering questions before users can start happily reading the report. How will they subscribe to the report? What format will the report be? What kind of security needs to exist around the report? These questions can determine what kind of tool to use to schedule your SSRS report.

Topics: SSRS SSRS Reports SSRS Reports Automation SSRS Reports Scheduler PBRS

What Do You Do When An Automated Email Report Refuses To Email Itself?

There’s nothing more frustrating than an automated email report that refuses to email itself. On a bad day, it may feel like your business intelligence solution is working against you, and nothing drives that feeling home like an SSRS data driven subscription email hiccup. We’ve examined some of the common problems and came up with a few simple solutions.

Topics: SSRS Data Driven Schedules SSRS Reports SSRS Reports Automation SSRS Reports Scheduler PBRS

We Make SSRS Easy! Automate Your Reports Using PBRS

Would you like to manage your SSRS Reports distribution needs with greater effectiveness, speed, and efficiency? If so, PBRS is the automation tool for you. PBRS is a dynamic, flexible, function-rich and intuitive automation tool for scheduling, exporting, distributing and delivering your Microsoft® SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) Reports. This scheduler will help you make quick, insightful business decisions at a lower cost of ownership.

Topics: Business Intelligence SSRS ChristianSteven SSRS Reports Automation SSRS Reports Scheduler PBRS