Instructor : Shariq Memon
Cognos Analytics 11 Reporting Training
The IBM Cognos Reporting training is an in-depth course on Cognos Analytics Reporting. Major topics of this Cognos reports and dashboard training include Cognos architecture, the components of Cognos, OLTP system, advanced report designing. As part of this training, you will learn about the new Cognos Analytics 11 user interface, data modules and the new dashboarding feature.
What will you learn in this online Cognos training?
1. Basics of Data Warehousing using Cognos architecture
2. Introduction to Cognos 11 Analytics
3. Cognos 11 user interface features
4. Creating Cognos reports and dashboards using Report Studio (Reporting)
Overview IBM Cognos Business Intelligence and Cognos BI Architecture
Cognos BI and Analytics tool introduction, Architecture of Cognos Analytics 11, the fundamentals of data warehousing, what is ETL, what is a Cognos Framework Manager, Advance Cognos Analytics 11 UI.
New UI features of Cognos Analytics 11
Understanding the new UI features of Cognos 11, new navigation features, new search engine, the new unified user interface feature, three options for creating Cognos content viz. Report authoring, dashboard and data module, simplified administration pages and a complete modern look in Cognos Analytics 11. Cognos Report Studio (Reporting)
Introduction to IBM Report Studio, understanding what is Report Authoring, creating reports using Report Studio, various types of Reports, grouping, formatting, and sorting list Reports, aggregating data, multi-fact data, reporting functions, dashboard enhancement in Cognos Analytics 11, creating dashboard and drill through feature.
Reporting Using Filters, Formatting, and Charts
Performing filtering, grouping and sorting of Reports, filtering to narrow focus of Report, Cross tab Reports, formatting and sorting Cross tab Reports, creating Charts, adding context to Charts.
Hands-on Exercise – Perform filtering, grouping and sorting of Reports, Perform filtering to narrow focus of Report, Create Cross tab Reports, Format and sort Cross tab Reports, Create Charts, add context to Charts Reports Using Prompts and calculations
Reusing objects in the same Report, handling Reports with no available data. Learning to customize Reports with showing, hiding and highlighting data, rendering conditional objects, how to use the published Report in Cognos 11, drilling through the Report with Cognos Analytics 11, specifying run report options and properties of the entry, understanding the alerts and watch items.
Hands-on Exercise – Reuse objects in the same Report, Handle Reports with no available data, Customize Reports with showing, hiding and highlighting data, Render conditional objects Drilling through Reports.
Understanding the concept of Drill through, letting users find the data they want, comparing parameter-driven and dynamic drill through, drilling from one report to another, setting the scope of drill through, enhancing report layout, combining data containers, formatting data and report objects.
Hands-on Exercise – Using Drill through, let users find the data they want, Use parameter-driven and dynamic drill through, Drill from one report to another, Enhance report layout, Format data and report objects