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Can you create a report from a sharepoint list using BDC?

Posted By:      Posted Date: April 10, 2011    Points: 0   Category :C#

I have a list that has a bunch of useful meta data, but management wants more of a detail and total area type of report from the data. I am at a loss for the best way to come up with a report like this from the list data in a fairly automated manner.

Has anyone done this? If so what do you recommend? I thought maybe excel services but that doesn't seem like it is quite what I need. I considered SSRS but my manager suggested I explore BDC. No idea if it can consume SharePoint itself though.

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