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IBM Cognos 10 to SAP BW Cookbook

Posted on Nov 20, 2012 by John Vaughan

This document is intended to provide a single point of reference for techniquesand product behaviours when dealing with SAP® NetWeaver® BusinessWarehouse® (SAP BW) as a data source in IBM Cognos…

TM1 and Report Studio – The Mystery of the Missing Levels

Posted on Jan 16, 2012 by John Vaughan

This excellent summary was written by Dan Hess of the Ironside Group.  It provides insight into the use of levels from a TM1 dimension for use in Report Studio (and…

Managing Skipcheck and Feeders in IBM Cognos TM1

Posted on Jan 16, 2012 by John Vaughan

This article was originally posted by Rick Ensign from The Ironside Group and we thought it to be an excellent article, especially for those of us who come from an…

Cognos 10 Red Guide

Posted on Dec 12, 2011 by John Vaughan

What is the Cognos 10 Redguide The IBM Redguide for Cognos 10 highlights the features of IBM Cognos BI version 10. Who is it written for This Red Guide is…

Cognos 10 Redbook

Posted on Dec 6, 2011 by John Vaughan

IBM publish their own books for use with their products.  The IBM Cognos 10 Redbook is available here.   The Cognos 10 Red book is a great resource for anyone…

Planning Analytics Single Sign On with Windows 2008

Posted on Dec 3, 2011 by John Vaughan

Configure single signon between CX 9.5 and Windows 2008 With the release of Planning Analytics 9.5, Windows 2008 64-bit Server is now a supported OS. This document explains how to…

Planning Analytics – TM1 alias not appearing as captions in Report Studio

Posted on Nov 12, 2011 by John Vaughan

Planning Analytics version 9.5 In Architect the dimension alias was set via an attribute but only the element name (a meaningless code) was appearing as the caption, not the alias,…

Nesting Dimensions from SAP BW in Report Studio

Posted on Oct 7, 2011 by John Vaughan

Nesting dimensions from SAP BW InfoCubes in Cognos Report Studio reports can sometimes lead to failure when the report is run.  This is primarily because the amount of data returned…

Modifying Framework Manager Query Subject over SAP BW Query

Posted on Sep 6, 2011 by John Vaughan

Method for modifying a Cognos Framework Manager Query Subject where SAP BW is the source. The Issue Framework Manager connects Cognos to the underlying database.  Source Query Subjects in FM…

Planning Analytics Integration with Microsoft SharePoint

Posted on May 9, 2011 by John Vaughan

IBM Cognos Proven Practices: IBM Planning Analytics SharePoint Integration IBM have released a detailed guide to integrating Planning Analytics 9.5 and Microsoft SharePoint 2007.  It is a detailed step by…

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