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Wednesday, May 8 • 10:00am - 11:45am
Reporting - Wanna Know How I Got These Scars?

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Create an SSRS report and no one bats an eye, include dynamic pie charts and everyone loses their mind. You see when it comes to reporting specifically about patching it's not always about data... it's about sending a message everything burns after all and nothing burns more than your environment if its not properly patched. Here you'll learn how Garth and Steven got all these scars from learning to report on things so that hopefully you don't have to. Unlike the Joker we happen to be good at something and occasionally do it for free. In this session you'll learn to be the guy with the plan instead the dog chasing cars with no idea what to do with one if you caught it. We'll talk about how to We'll talk about when to write reports, when not to write reports and what type of report to select based on the audience. Finally we'll talk about how to make reporting more fun because once you start down the path of reporting your destined to do it forever.

What you will learn:
  • Get ALL relevant data then filter it.
  • CTE - These are great use more of them
  • Subselects make your database hate you
  • PowerBI - is the next big thing embrace the power of the gateway

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Garth Jones

Microsoft MVP, Chief Architect, Enhansoft
Garth Jones is Chief Architect at Enhansoft, an Ottawa-based company that develops products and services to extend the value of Microsoft Endpoint Configuration Manager and Intune.Garth started working with Systems Management Server (SMS) back in 1996. He is an MVP for System Center... Read More →
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Steven Hosking

Practice Lead - EUC, Vigilant.it, MVP
Having spent over 15 years in the IT industry primarily supporting and managing System Center products, I have continually been proven as passionate subject matter expert. Who was awarded the MVP from Microsoft in 2017 for Enterprise Mobility. He is the founder of the Sydney System... Read More →

Wednesday May 8, 2019 10:00am - 11:45am CDT
  Systems Management, Reporting
  • Skill Level Tips and Tricks