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The only authorized guide to IBM Cognos 10 Business Intelligence
Updated for the latest release of the software, IBM Cognos 10 Business Intelligence: The Official Guide is a major revision of the leading book on this powerful BI solution. Cognos 10 Business Intelligence delivers a complete range of BI capabilities--reporting, analysis, scorecards, dashboards, business event management, and data integration--on a single, proven architecture. This official guide offers BI developers and architects, consultants, IT managers, and end-users in-depth coverage of the product's key features.
This practical resource provides step-by-step instructions on developing, maintaining, and deploying a complete enterprise BI solution. Written by two Cognos experts who have been delivering BI solutions to Fortune 500 organizations for years, the book features real-world insight into the successful implementation of business analytics and performance management solutions along with practical tips and techniques.
IBM Cognos 10 Business Intelligence: The Official GuideFully endorsed and authorized by IBMCovers the entire IBM Cognos 10 Business Intelligence suiteExplains Business Insight and Business Insight Advanced in detailIncludes real-world examples of techniques to help solve business issuesCovers the most-used functions in IBM Cognos 10 Business Intelligence to help you gain insight on how to deliver business value to internal IBM Cognos 10 users
Business Analytics; Monitoring Performance Using Dashboards and Scorecards; Introduction to Cognos 10; TM1; Enhanced Analytics; Cognos Connection I; Cognos Connection II; Consumer Modes; Microsoft Office Solutions; Business Insight; Business Insight Power Users; Advanced Relational Data; Advanced Dimensional Data; Report Authoring; Advanced Report Authoring; Event Management; Advanced Statistics in Report Studio; Scorecards and Metrics; Framework Manager I Modeling Data; Framework Manager II Model Maintenance; Security; Connection Management; Lifecycle Management; Dynamic Query Mode
The only authorized guide to IBM Cognos Business Intelligence v10.1
Updated for the latest release of the software, IBM Cognos Business Intelligence 10: The Official Guide explains how to create, implement, and manage an enterprise BI solution. Maximize all of the new and enhanced features, including the powerful modeling, monitoring, and analytics capabilities. Build and deliver reports that foster informed business decisions and better results. Filled with real-world examples and expert advice, this practical resource is ideal for anyone working with IBM Cognos Business Intelligence v10.1--from administrators to end users. Monitor performance using dashboards and scorecards Assign user roles and privileges Provide a single access point to application-specific data via Cognos Connection Access content from Microsoft Office applications and mobile devices Collect and analyze BI data in an interactive dashboard with Cognos Business Insight Use Cognos Administration tools for system management Implement appropriate security measures Create BI reports with relational and dimensional data using Business Insight Advanced Use Report Studio to build dimensional reports and statistical analyses Identify and deliver mission-critical information using Event Studio Monitor business performance with Metric Studio Create, modify, organize, and publish a model in Framework Manager Ensure report integrity with Lifecycle Manager