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IBM Cognos Controller: Create BI with Consolidation Data (V10.1) (P8123G)

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1: Overview of IBM Cognos BI

  • Describe IBM Cognos Business Intelligence (BI) and Financial Performance Management (FPM)
  • Describe IBM Cognos BI components
  • Describe IBM Cognos architecture at a high level
  • Define IBM Cognos groups and roles
  • Explain how to extend IBM Cognos BI

2: Populate the Controller Data Store for Business Intelligence

  • Describe Financial Analytics Publisher and its purpose
  • Describe TM1 and its purpose
  • Set up Financial Analytics Publisher
  • Transfer data to TM1
  • Describe Framework Manager and its purpose
  • Create a Framework Manager project and publish a package

3: Create Reports in Report Studio

  • Describe Report Studio and its purpose
  • Add data and objects to a report
  • Create "statement style" reports

4: Perform Dimensional Analysis in Analysis Studio

  • Identify the benefits of using Analysis Studio
  • Create an analysis that contains Controller data
  • Modify an analysis

5: Perform Dimensional Analysis in CAFE

  • Identify the benefits of using CAFE
  • Create an analysis in CAFE that contains Controller data
  • Modify an analysis
  • Publish CAFE analyses to IBM Cognos Connection

6: Perform Business Activity Monitoring (BAM) in Event Studio

  • Identify the benefits of business activity monitoring (BAM) and Event Studio
  • Create agents in Event Studio
  • Modify agents in Event Studio

7: Customize the Portal

  • Identify the benefits of customizing IBM Cognos Connection
  • Identify ways to customize IBM Cognos Connection