The Configuration Manager 2007 Reporting Services point fails with ‘SRS root folder "configmgr_<sitecode>" is not present’

Just a heads up on a new ConfigMgr 2007 Knowledge Base article we published today where a Reporting point fails with ‘SRS root folder “configmgr_<sitecode>” is not present’: ===== Symptoms The Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager 2007 Reporting Services point (ConfigMgr 2007 SRS) may report the following errors in the SMS_SRS_REPORTING_POINT Component Status Log: SMS_SRS_REPORTING_POINT 7404… Read more

New KB: Users may be unable to view and execute the System Center Configuration Manager 2007 reports hosted on SQL Reporting Services

Symptoms Users may be unable to view and execute the System Center Configuration Manager 2007 reports hosted on SQL Reporting Services. Problem 1: Trying to access http://<SQLServerName>/reports returns blank window.  Problem 2: When trying to execute one of the reports you get the following error:  An error has occurred during report processing. (rsProcessingAborted) Cannot create… Read more

Announcing the Release of Configuration Manager 2007 SuperFlows!!

The Configuration Manager writing team is very excited to announce the release of the following Configuration Manager 2007 SuperFlows: Software Updates Synchronization SuperFlow: Provides the detailed dataflow for the software updates synchronization process, additional resources related to software updates synchronization, and troubleshooting information. SuperFlow for Configuring Software Updates: Provides detailed steps that help you to… Read more

Create a Robust, Integrated Reporting Solution with SQL Server Reporting Services and System Center Configuration Manager

With the R2 release of System Center Configuration Manager 2007, the product now supports the use of SQL Reporting Services as a reporting solution.  This is the direction for reporting going forward and it offers a good number of exciting possibilities for building great custom reports.  In the January edition of TechNet magazine, our very… Read more