How to Schedule the Delivery of a Report to the SQL Report Server Cache in Operations Manager 2007

Applies To: Operations Manager 2007 R2, Operations Manager 2007 SP1

You can create a schedule for sending reports to the cache in the SQL ServerĀ 2005 Report Server and thereby shorten the time required to retrieve a report if the report is large or accessed frequently. For more information about report caching, see http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=77536.

The example in this procedure uses an availability report that you have already created and saved as a favorite. For more information about creating an availability report, see How to Create an Availability Report in Operations Manager 2007. For more information about saving a report as a favorite, see How to Save a Report in Operations Manager 2007 Favorite Reports).

To schedule the delivery of a report to the SQL Report Server Cache

  1. Log on to the computer with an account that is a member of the Operations Manager Report Operators role for the Operations Manager 2007 management group.

  2. In the Operations console, click the Reporting button.

  3. In the Reporting pane, click Favorite Reports.

  4. In the Favorite Reports pane, right-click the availability report you saved as a favorite, and then click Schedule.

  5. In the Subscribe to a Report Wizard, on the Delivery Settings page, do the following:

    1. Type a description in the Description text box.

    2. Click the down arrow in the Delivery method list, and then click Null Delivery Provider.

    3. Click Next.

  6. On the Subscription Schedule page, do the following:

    1. Select one of the Generate the report options.

    2. Type a start date and start time for the reports to be generated in The Subscription is effective beginning list. You can also enter the date when this subscription will end in The subscription will end list, and then click Next.

  7. On the Parameters page, specify a span of time for the report in the From and To lists, make any other changes you need for this report, and then click Finish.

See Also

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How to Create an Availability Report in Operations Manager 2007
How to Save a Report in Operations Manager 2007 Favorite Reports