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Introducing the Web Service

SQL Server 2000

Microsoft® SQL Server™ Reporting Services provides a single entry point to the full functionality of the report server: the Reporting Services Web service. The Web service uses Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP) over HTTP and acts as a communications interface between client programs and the report server. The Web service and its methods expose the functionality of the report server and allow you to create custom tools for any part of the report life cycle, from management to execution.

There are three primary ways to develop Reporting Services applications based on the Web service. You can:

Programming Diagram

Reporting Services available Web service development options

See Also

Introducing Reporting Services Programming

Reporting Services Web Service

Reporting Services Web Service Library

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