Among the gems on found on Codeplex, "Microsoft's open source project hosting web site", BIDS Helper stands tall. BIDS Helper is "a Visual Studio.Net add-in with features that extend and enhance the functionality of Business Intelligence Development Studio (BIDS)."
It supports SQL Server 2005 and 2008.
It includes helpful tools for Analysis Services (22), Integration Services (14), and Reporting Services (2).
It won the "SQL Heroes 2008" contest award as announced at t... [More]