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How Users Add their IBM IDs for IBM Planning Analytics Cloud

Posted on Sep 25, 2023 by John

As part of establishing IBM Planning Analytics on Cloud, users need to be invited into Planning Analytics, then accept the invitation and, if they don’t already have an IBM ID,…

How to Add Users to IBM Planning Analytics on Cloud

Posted on Sep 22, 2023 by John

As part of the administration of IBM Planning Analytics on Cloud, the TM1 administrator needs to set up users. In this post we will run through how to add users…

TM1 Cell Security: How To Do It and Best Practices

Posted on Mar 16, 2022 by Andrew Walker

TM1’s security can be as simple or as complex as you need. We tend to start with the broadest possible definition of security and then refine it down to the…

Log4j Fix for Planning Analytics & Cognos Analytics: All You Need to Know!

Posted on Dec 16, 2021 by John

As you probably are aware the Log4j vulnerability was exposed last week. IBM have just released a new version of Planning Analytics Workspace and a set of fixes for Cognos…

TM1 BI Interop Files: How to Deploy to Cognos Analytics

Posted on Oct 29, 2021 by John

The Cognos Analytics BI Interop files establish connectivity between your Planning Analytics (TM1) and Cognos Analytics servers. They need to be deployed to the Cognos server. Here are the steps…

Maximum Password Retries in TM1: How to Change it!

Posted on Aug 27, 2020 by John

Sometimes we will need to change the number of retries allowed for a user (or an admin) to login to TM1. There is a function in tm1s.cfg that allows you…

How to Reset TM1 Admin Password

Posted on Aug 26, 2020 by John

TM1 Administrator Password Reset Do you need to reset your TM1 Admin password? Have you lost your TM1 Administrator password? Well if you can’t remember your administrator password for TM1…

Resolving TM1 Maximum Login Attempts Exceeded

Posted on Jun 11, 2020 by John

TM1 has a built in security feature that locks out users after a set number of attempts. The user is presented with a message that says “The maximum number of…

How to Define a TM1 User as an TM1 Administrator

Posted on Apr 17, 2019 by John

The only way for a TM1 user to be defined as an administrator is to have an ADMIN box checked inside TM1. There is no Active Directory or Cognos security…

How to Set TM1 to use Cognos Security (CAM)

Posted on Apr 6, 2018 by John

Configuring TM1 to use Cognos Security allows you to use your corporate directory server and move the addition and placement of users into a company-wide directory server. When TM1 is…

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