SQL Server – SSRS – Different Stages and types of Reporting

In Previous post, we learnt evolution of SSRS and who uses the SSRS report. Today we can look into the different stages of reporting. Normally we will develop report in different stages of Business Intelligence. Let look at the below picture,

 

Different types of Reporting:

The different types of reporting are activity summaries (summary of volume of data), Trends and Time period; these reports are mainly used by sales managers. Actual vs. Budget forecast, statistical analysis and Predictive analysis. Activity summaries are least complex, from there the complexity increases.