Hot off the press! I just read on Teo Lachev’s blog that Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Feature Pack RTM – ed. Yeah, I know! I have to admit this is also slightly amusing for me, as just this morning I asked a Microsoft consultant if he knew when it’s suppose to drop…
So you know what this means, you can now download a standalone version of Report Builder 3.0, PowerPivot for Excel and Data Mining Add-ins for Office 2007. Each can be downloaded by itself or as a whole package.
If you’re looking to check out all the new goodies in Report Builder 3.0 and SSRS 2008 R2, I would also recommend you sign up to the Prologika forum. You can download from there the lecture Mr. Lachev gave at Atlanta.MDF on Reporting Services 2008 R2. The zip file includes not just the slides but also report samples for each and every new feature he covered.
Just don’t forget first the Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Feature Pack download.