Although, there are many ways to setup a reporting server depending on the requirements. Sharing one of those.
Reporting Server provides reports i.e. daily, weekly, monthlty and quarterly reports to the clients. Data flow from many different servers (services) to one system called as Report Server. Client might be using more than one services. Therefore, it is necessary to collect the whole data at one place, analyze and generate reports for clients and billing purpose. This makes the data huge in TBs. Many times this server is used for billing clients for the services provided by the company. This makes this server very very critical and the data should be accurate.
Setup process has been breakup into few steps and explained below.
1. Storage Engine Selection: The first and the most important is storage engine selection. Since, the data can be used for billing purpose. Therefore, it should be accurate and loosing data by …[Read more]