Report Designer integrates with Report Server Service to create and modify RDL reports from Report Server in RDL 2008/2008R2 specification standard. The Report Designer helps you to design and organize the data from a database, and quickly builds the reports with both tabular and visualization formats with the help of following features.
The Report Designer supports the following features.
- Data sources – Build the Report with advanced datasources like SQL, SQL Azure etc.
- Wizard Helper – Interactive wizards to build pivot, grouping, and visualization elements instead of drag and drop the fields.
- Report Parameter – Ability to create the report with parameters in Query and other report elements.
- Expression – Allows to dynamically control the layout of the report based on data.