COGNOS

Overview:
COGNOS is a business intelligence and performance management software suite sold by IBM. The software suite was designed to enable non-technical personnel in large enterprises to extract corporate data, analyze them and then produce reports that would help the business make informed decisions.

Training Objectives of COGNOS:
The course starts with fundamental concepts like COGNOS Architecture, COGNOS Services, Troubleshooting the server environment and covers advanced topics like Analysis & Query Studio, Advanced & Interactive Reporting, COGNOS Administration and a technical deep dive into the DMR Package in COGNOS

Target Students / Prerequisites:
Students must be belonging to Technical background and basic knowledge required on SQL and Database.

Course Contents:

Introduction
About COGNOS 8 BI
Architecture
COGNOS Features
Difference between COGNOS Other OLAP tools
COGNOS Release

COGNOS Connections
How to Connect to different Data Sources
How to Provide Security to the Package
Import and Export of Package (Deployment)
Running the Report Burn
Scheduling

Analysis Studio
Insert Data
Change the number of Visible Items
Nest Data
Replace Data
Sort Data
Explore Data
Change the measure
Drill down for Details
Hide Items
Insert a calculation
Save a custom set
Define a filter
Compare sets of data
Using Dynamic Context

Query Studio
Introduction
About Ad-hoc Reports
Types of Report( List, Cross Tab, Chart Reports & Others)
Applying Filters, Prompts & Calculations
Sorting, Grouping, Sections & Aggregate Functions

Framework Manager
About Framework Manager
Framework Manager, Metadata Modeling
Creation of Interface and Usage
Creating Model & Namespace (Layers)
Importing Metadata
Creating Query Subjects & Query Items
Merging Query Subjects
Creating Relationships & Setting Cardinalities
Creating Parameter Maps & Macros
Creating of Model Filters, Prompts & Calculations
Publishing Package

Report Studio
Type of Report Templates
Creating list, Cross Tab, Chart & Other Reports
Map Reports
Formatting Reports
Generating and Creating Prompt Page
Types of Prompts
Query Calculations & Layout Calculations
Static Filters and Dynamic Filters
Conditional Block
Conditional Formatting
Master Details
Cascading Prompt
HTML Items & Hyperlinks
Set Operators
Setting Burst Options
Setting Variables
Report Functions
Report Validation
Reports Run with Options

About the Trainer

10 + Years of IT experience, provided training for over 1000+ professionals online Real-time IT experience which enables to provide dedicated quality training. Teaching is his passion vast experience in providing online training around the globe with good communication skills.