Spatial / Map Reports

March 10, 2012

Heat Maps for SSRS using Map Control

I have always been inspired by a particular quote from Arthur C Clarke – “The only way of finding the limits of the possible is by going beyond them into the impossible”. The more you think of it, the more […]
March 2, 2012

Adding Maps to SSRS Map Gallery

I love working with map reports and I don’t miss a chance to fiddle around with it. In fact, I am such a big fan that I think there would be very few sessions (in English, of course!) involving SSRS […]
January 15, 2012

Reducing SSRS RDL size by uploading Shapefiles to ReportServer

I don’t know about you guys, but I am really petrified of public speaking. So I always try to read about it and it really gives me some comfort to know that I am not alone. In fact, if your […]
October 2, 2011

Fast Track to Spatial Reporting – SQLBits session material for download

So one more objective struck off from my annual list. Even though I had nightmares where my laptop crashed just before my session, nothing untoward happened and I managed to complete my first session at SQLBits without any problems. The […]
February 25, 2011

Bubble Heatmap in SSRS Map Reports

Nowadays, the project that I am working on is keeping me quite busy and all the documentation work is driving me nuts (you wouldn’t believe me if I said I hate documentation ). But somehow, I do find time to […]
December 19, 2010

Drill down in SSRS Map Reports

I have been always interested in the potential of map reports. So naturally, when I found out a site which had quite a number of shapefiles for free, I decided to blog something just for the fun of working with […]
September 4, 2010

Import Shapefiles into SQL Server and Aggregate Spatial Data (Geometry)

Around 6 months ago, I was desperately looking for some online resources to help me implement some map reports. The shapefile I was dealing with was at a very granular level (which means that it had a lot of data, […]