IBM Cognos Business Intelligence 10.1 Dashboarding Cookbook

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Learn
  • Introducing IBM Cognos Business Insight
  • Introducing IBM Cognos Business Insight Advanced
  • Exploring and interacting with IBM Cognos Business Insight
  • Exploring and interacting with IBM Cognos Business Insight Advanced
  • Creating dashboards in IBM Cognos Business Insight and IBM Cognos Business Insight Advanced.
  • Sharing and Collaborating Dashboards.
About

IBM Cognos 10 BI is the leader in the Gartner quadrant in terms of BI capabilities. There have been new features introduced with IBM Cognos 10 BI in terms of dashboards and BI. The book intends to highlight the latest and advanced dashboarding features introduced with IBM Cognos 10 BI.

The book covers Business Insight and Business Insight Advanced in a comprehensive manner. It also covers best practices in terms of creating and distributing dashboards using IBM Cognos 10 BI, without which no BI solution would look presentable, usable and efficient.

The book covers the new IBM Cognos 10 dashboarding capabilities in detail and a comprehensive manner.

There whole content is divided in to step-by-step recipes, each of which covers a specific link in the whole chain of understanding and learning.

Recipes are augmented with real steps and screenshots which nullify chances of error or misjudgement.

These along with explanation, tips and information will help users to completely follow recipes and have a clear and concise understanding and will eventually enable them to use these in their own areas of interest.

Features
  • Exploring and interacting with IBM Cognos Business Insight and Business Insight Advanced
  • Creating dashboards in IBM Cognos Business Insight and Business Insight Advanced
  • Sharing and Collaborating on Dashboards using portlets
  • Best practices related to Dashboards in Cognos 10.1
Page Count 206
Course Length 6 hours 10 minutes
ISBN 9781849685825
Date Of Publication 19 Jul 2012
Introduction
Opening a dashboard in IBM Cognos Business Insight Advanced
Exploring the Insertable Objects pane
Exploring the Properties pane
Exploring the Application bar — general options
Exploring the Application bar — Cognos-specific options
Introduction
Collaborating with other users
Sharing Cognos content — adding portal pages to Cognos Connection
Sharing Cognos content — adding reports as portal tabs
Sharing the IBM Cognos Business Insight dashboard

Authors

Ankit Garg

Ankit Garg is a software professional having over seven years experience in implementing, designing and managing data warehousing and BI solution for industry leaders. He has catered to multiple clients, spanning various geographies and industry domains. His core skills include the full set of BI & DW domains, which includes ETL, BI, Data Warehousing, and Predictive Analysis. Currently he is involved in doing product R&D and is employed by a software major. The book is the result of his technical experience acquired while implementing planning and budgeting solutions for the industry. You can contact him at ankit2981@gmail.com