Keeping the SSRS from taking long time to warm up

When you first start your machine / server the first SSRS report you execute comes very slowly. Depending on the hardware, it may take from 30 sec to a minute. This is for SSRS 2005, and for 2008 the time is a bit less, but not by much.

This happens because the app pool of the

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On technical writing: is it easy or what

Technical writing is easy. Blogging is also easy.

It is just the research, idea mining and testing that are hard.

Recently I wrote an article on SSRS Administration on Simple-talk.com. Easy topic, right? What can be so complicated there – configuration of SSRS is easy, chosing a topology should be fairly straightforward, performance debugging should be easy…

Yes,

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Administrating SQL Server Reporting Services - Planning, Documenting and Troubleshooting

I just had another article published at simple-talk.com: “Administrating SQL Server Reporting Services – Planning, Documenting and Troubleshooting“.

The article is a deep dive into the configuration, security and performance of SSRS and is closely related to the SSRS Performance Dashboard which I recently developed.

 

Feel free to explore the article and to take a look at

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