Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Installing example reports

If you just downloaded and installed ReportServer, the system is basically empty. In this post we will explain the necessary steps to install our set of example data.

Friday, August 9, 2013

SAP Crystal Reports with ReportServer

In version 2.1 we added experimental support for SAP Crystal Reports which can now be used alongside Jasper and Birt for generating graphical reports with ReportServer. In this blog post we want to show you how to get started with Crystal.

Tuesday, August 6, 2013

Configure LDAP to use ReportServer with ActiveDirectory authentication

In this post we will show the necessary steps to connect ReportServer to an Active Directory using LDAP. As there are many valid ways to organize a company's directory (may it be AD or another vendors product) ReportServer does not come with a predefined LDAP connector. This on one hand means, that the configuration might seem rather complex, but on the other hand it provides you with a maximum of flexibility. 

Monday, August 5, 2013

ReportServer 2.1 RC1 released

We are happy to announce the release of ReportServer version 2.1 RC1. It is available for download from sourceforge. Version 2.1 is foremost a maintenance release, but it comes with a couple of exciting new features such as experimental support for SAP Crystal Reports and improved support for use with mobile devices.