Still on PowerPlay, Query or Analysis Studio? … 8 reasons to Embrace Workspace Advanced

Lindsey O'Grady Report & AnalyseLindsey O’Grady – Consultant, Aramar Solutions

For all you die-hard fans of Powerplay who feel you are yet to see a tool that’s as easy and flexible, you will find a new love for Workspace Advanced and be left wishing you had converted sooner.

 

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Are you fit to Burst? An advanced guide to bursting reports in Cognos Report Studio

Lindsey O'Grady Report & AnalyseLindsey O’Grady – Consultant, Aramar Solutions

A techy guide to implementing bursting in Cognos Report Studio and overcoming the pitfalls to ensure you are bursting with success!     Report automation at its best. The low down on – The burst key, CAMID, burst labels, bursting to email, bursting fast and bursting to printers.

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Configuring Performance Modeller and TM1 Web with CAM Security for TM1 10.2.n

Andy copeland Andrew Copeland – Head of Technical Delivery, Aramar Solutions.

Today I have been working integrating TM1Web 10.2.2, BI 10.2.1 and Performance Modeller for a client. The documentation supplied by IBM doesn’t cover all the aspects to this and the technotes and information on the Web is out of date and relates mostly to very old versions of TM1 (9.5.n). Therefore, I have put the following article together to give you fewer headaches configuring TM1Web, Performance Modeller and securing it against Cognos CAM Security. My example has been worked on latest versions but should apply to all 10.2.n family of TM1 products.

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Maintenance of IBM Cognos 10 BI Servers

Andy copeland Andrew Copeland – Head of Technical Delivery, Aramar Solutions.

During the lifetime of your IBM Cognos 10 environment you will notice a slow erosion of disk space on the drive which has the application files installed on it. This is due to a number of files that are created during normal operation, and can cause a major issue if you installed the software on a small capacity hard drive. You may receive a call from your user community that reports are not running! Find out how to avoid issues and keep a healthy environment.

 

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Effective Report Automation with IBM Cognos

Lindsey O'Grady Report & AnalyseLindsey O’Grady – Consultant, Aramar Solutions

Do you distribute the same reporting content to hundreds of people within your organisation each with just their slice own of the data? Is it Chaos? Confusing? Challenging?

 Does it consume numerous man hours to extract, compile and distribute? Or, do you have it under control?

What happens if you need to change the reporting content? What happens if people leave, move departments, or have just started with your organisation?  Read ‘Effective Report Automation with IBM Cognos’ to improve your processes.

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