Creating Pivot collections via Reporting Services & SQL Analysis Services: Challenges and Solutions!
While watching the keynote from the recent BI Conference, I saw a demo of the Pivotviewer Extensions for Reporting Services. This is an interesting tool that will help automate creating Pivot collections. Unfortunately, even as an Microsoft FTE I can’t get my hands on a preview copy until after the end of the month…and I have a project due before then.
So, what the hell, let’s re-create the wheel! You can download some samples here. The samples aren’t a complete solution, but demonstrate the uglier/trickier bits of the process. The code is ugly and not commented…you get what you pay for.