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SSRS request handling mechanism

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 02, 2010    Points: 0   Category :ASP.Net
I wanted to know as to how the request for Reports are handled by SSRS in the following scenario. Suppose there is a website which uses SSRS 2005 for reporting. The report viewer control is used to display reports on the web page. Parameters are passes on through code. The processing mode is remote.Q1. How does the communication (to and back) with report server take place? Does it use a web service or something of that sort? Q2. If say a  100 requests come in which chokes up the IIS server, those requests won't be passed on to the report server, while the report server is actually capable of handling that many requests. So it does not help in reducing the load on application server as the request for a report is routed via application server. Is it that way? Q3. what does the file ReportViewerWebControl.axd exactly does?Thanks Sagar     

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