Report Access and Delivery Concepts (SSRS)

This section describes key concepts used in Reporting Services documentation. For additional concepts that apply to reports, see Report Authoring Concepts (Report Builder 3.0 and SSRS). For specific definitions of words or terms, see the Glossary (Report Builder 3.0) or the Glossary.

Types of Reports

Describes the terminology used for various kinds of reports that are stored and managed on a report server, including linked reports, snapshots, ad hoc reports, and others.

Shared Schedules and Custom Schedules

Describes shared schedules and report-specific schedules that are used to control the processing and distribution of reports.

Report Server Folder Hierarchy

Describes the report server folder namespace as a hierarchy that contains predefined and user-defined folders.