IBM Cognos Analytics Author Reports Fundamentals V11 1 x

PRICE
2,385 USD | 2,475 CAD
DURATION
3 Day(s)
COURSE
B6258G
AVAILABLE FORMATS
Remote

About Course

This course provides authors with an introduction to build reports using Cognos Analytics Techniques to enhance customize and manage reports will be explored Activities will illustrate and reinforce key concepts during this learning opportunity Authors What is IBM Cognos Analytics Reporting Dimensionally modeled relational data Use personal data sources and data modules Examine list reports Aggregate fact data Multiple facts and repeated information Add repeated information to reports Create crosstab reports Customize reports with conditional formatting Drill through definitions Work with crosstab data Create discontinuous crosstab reports Create visualization reports Focus reports using filters Focus reports using prompts Use calculations Enhance report layout Use additional report building techniques Knowledge of your business requirements Experience using IBM Cognos Analytics as a consumer IBM Analytics Cognos Analytics 11 x


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  • Course Outline
  • What is IBM Cognos Analytics - Reporting-
    - The Welcome page
    - Consume report content
    - Interactive filtering
    - Working with reports

    Dimensionally modeled relational data

    Use personal data sources and data modules
    - Upload personal data
    - Upload custom images
    - Using navigation paths in a data module

    Examine list reports
    - Group data
    - Format columns
    - Include headers and footers

    Aggregate fact data
    - Identify differences in aggregation

    Multiple facts and repeated information
    - Use shared dimensions to create multi-fact queries
    - Present repeated information

    Add repeated information to reports
    - Create a mailing list report

    Create crosstab reports
    - Add measures to a crosstab
    - Data sources for a crosstab

    Create complex crosstab reports
    - Add items as peers
    - Create crosstab nodes and crosstab members

    Work with crosstab data
    - Format, sort, and aggregate a crosstab

    Create discontinuous crosstab reports

    Create visualization reports
    - Visualization categories
    - Customize visualizations
    - Client side visualizations
    - Enhanced map visualizations

    Focus reports using filters
    - Create filters to narrow the focus
    - Use advanced detail filters
    - Apply a filter with aggregation
    - Use summary filters

    Focus reports using prompts
    - Examine parameters and prompts
    - Create a parameter for a report item
    - Add a prompt page
    - Add a prompt item to a report
    - Identify a prompt type
    - Create a cascading prompt

    Use calculations
    - What are calculations-
    - Add Date and Time functions
    - Add string functions
    - Display prompt selections in report titles

    Customize reports with conditional formatting
    - Three steps for conditional formatting
    - Create a variable
    - Assign the variable to a report object
    - Format based on the conditional value
    - Conditionally render report objects

    Drill-through definitions
    - Navigate to related data

    Enhance report layout
    - View the structure of a report
    - Use Guided report layout
    - Force page breaks
    - Create horizontal pagination
    - Modify the report structure
    - Format objects across reports

    Use additional report-building techniques
    - Enhance a report design
    - Add objects to reports
    - Convert a list to a crosstab
    - Explore reuse


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