In this topic you install the Hosting Solutions reports. These are reports that are specific to Microsoft Solution for Hosted Messaging and Collaboration version 4.5 and will show you the utilization of the hosted applications in your deployment.


  1. Install the Hosting Solutions Report Files
  2. Deploy the Hosting Solutions Reports

Install the Hosting Solutions Report Files

Run the hostingreport2005.msi on OMSQL01 to install the report files.

Procedure W08-DWR.13: To install the Hosting Solutions Report files

  1. On OMSQL01, on the solution installation media, navigate to the Monitoring and Reporting folder, and then double-click Hostingreport2005.msi.

  2. Follow the wizard to perform a default installation.

Deploy the Hosting Solutions Reports

Make the Hosting Solutions Reports available in Microsoft SQL Server Reporting Services by running DeployReport.exe.

Before you deploy the hosting solutions reports, remove the requirement for SSL from the Report Server Virtual Directory by using the Internet Information Services (IIS) Manager.

Procedure W08-DWR.14: To deploy the Hosting Solutions Reports

  1. Log on to OMSQL01 as Fabrikam\OMAdmin.

  2. Open a command prompt and change directory to C:\Program Files\Microsoft Hosting\Reporting\Hosted Reports 2005.

  3. At the command prompt, enter DeployReport.exe to run the executable. You will see a message that Deploying reports has started and then a message that Deploying reports has completed.

  4. Open a browser to http://OMSQL01/reports and verify that you see a folder called Hosting Solutions Reports.