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IBM Cognos TM1: Administer the Technical Environment (V10.2) (P8255G)

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Cognos TM1 Architecture
  • describe the IBM Cognos performance management (PM) system and Cognos TM1´s role in PM
  • identify the components of the Cognos TM1 architecture
Cognos TM1 Installation and Configuration
  • install Cognos TM1 components
  • configure Cognos TM1 components
Administer Cognos TM1 Servers with the Cognos TM1 Operations Console
  • add your Cognos TM1 admin server and Cognos TM1 server to the Cognos TM1 Operations Console
  • check the health status of the servers
  • filter the statuses shown
  • dynamically monitor Cognos TM1 server threads
Monitor Server Performance
  • use Cognos TM1 log files
  • monitor performance with control cubes
  • monitor Cognos TM1 server performance in real time
Manage the Server
  • broadcast messages to clients
  • connect and disconnect users from a Cognos TM1 server
  • shut down a remote Cognos TM1 server
  • use the command line utility to execute operations
Implement Cognos TM1 Security
  • identify Cognos TM1 authentication options
  • create users and groups
  • assign object security rights to groups
  • use rules to maintain security rights
Maintain Applications
  • identify migration approaches
  • document objects in the CognosTM1 application
  • manage the application metadata
  • transfer data in Cognos TM1 Performance Modeler
  • identify backup approaches
  • create processes to back up data
  • plan for backup and recovery of CognosTM1 applications
Use the IBM Cognos TM1 Package Connector (Optional)
  • install the Cognos TM1 package connector
  • import dimensions and a cube from a Cognos package
Customize Business Rules (Optional)
  • describe a rule
  • review automatically generated rules
  • describe and re-order rule blocks
  • disable and enable auto-generated rules
  • review manual rules
Replicate and Synchronize Servers (Optional)
  • describe the replication process
  • identify replication relationships
  • identify possible server configurations
  • replicate cubes
  • remove cube replications
  • synchronize replications
Disaster Recovery Plan Template (Optional)
  • complete a disaster recovery plan