Whether you're a manager or developer, you already know the fastest way to get results with SQL Server 2005 Reporting Services: hands-on, step-by-step, with an expert guide. That's why you want Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Reporting Services Step by Step.
Microsoft's Step by Step series has always taught well via example: this book's no exception. You don't need a background in enterprise reporting: Stacia Misner introduces all those concepts. Then, just load the practice files, and go.
Within a few chapters, you'll be comfortable connecting to data sources, designing reports, running the report wizard, and publishing. Then, you'll gain increasingly deep mastery over the data you select and how it looks: from simple formatting to sophisticated report modeling. There's a full section on managing and securing Report Server; and another on report delivery (print, online, Web). Reporting has rarely been this accessible. Bill Camarda, from the May 2006 Read Only