Insight from Agora Consultants

Should you start (or stop) your next software project?

Often in the excitement to kickoff a new software development project a basic project go/no-go decision is overlooked. The project might have received formal approval to proceed based on the business benefits and the cost, but are you really ready to proceed? Take the simple risk test below to see ... [More]

Empower Business Users with Report Builder 2.0

SQL Server 2008 includes a new version of Report Builder which was first introduced in SQL Server 2005 for end users to create ad hoc reports. It delivers an intuitive, Office-like report authoring environment enabling business and power users to leverage their experience with Microsoft Office ... [More]

Create a Waterfall Chart Template using Reporting Service 2005

Waterfall chart is a special type of floating-column chart, it is normally used for understanding how an initial value is affected by a series of intermediate positive or negative values. Usually the initial and the final values are represented by whole columns, while the intermediate values are den... [More]