Cognos Online Training


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Cognos is a software suite of IBM’s business intelligence (BI) and performance management. It is available on line at varying costs and schedules for people with different levels of expertise.

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Cognos Online Training

  1. 1. Call Us: USA: 001-210-390-4819 IND: 091-988-502-2027 Email: Duration: 60 sessions Each Session: 1 Hour Cognos Online Training Website:
  2. 2. Cognos is basically a software company, which performs business intelligence (BI) and performance management (PM). IBM has acquired Cognos on January 31, 2008, since then cognos is no longer an independent company now, which it is called as IBM cognos business intelligence and performance management products. Cognos ETL(Extraction, Transformation,Loading) tool makes it fast and easy to integrate with other systems. Security is one of its major aspects where it offers complete control over what users can access and how they can access it. Multiple users can read and write simultaneously from all around the world in real time. Cognos is so flexible that it offers us a clean slate and the tools to build something that reflects our business. Cognos is also capable of storing large amounts of data with a 64-bit technology. The reporting and analysis are very simple and powerful to use cognos itself or web front ends. Cognos is very well known for its speed of calculation.
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  4. 4. What is Cognos Online Training? Cognos is the leading supplier and developer of business intelligence software and the name is recognised as a Largest organisation in their fields of BI reporting. BI tools are used in mnay organizations for assembling, analyzing, storing, reporting on, and giving access to data to facilitate enterprise users take superior business decisions.
  5. 5. Cognos always aims at both users,developers and adminstrators with limited technical skills. Cognos allows users to navigate cognos BI content such as dashboards, reports, schedules,cubes and scorecards. In other words cognos is a dimensional software system that makes the most effective attainable business solutions, learning of cognos is one of the best way to achieve some thing bigger in you carrer. There are variety of opportunites that can open up for learner as a cognos developer. Cognos is the most effective ITsoft ware tending towards the attribute of business intelligence. Cognos training helps to get experience in making business solutions, and informations regarding knowledge storage,and indepth information. There is increase in demand for Cognos individuals which offers the right carrer opportunities to train ourselves in order to acquire training and start a new carrer in the IT sector. Enough knoweldge on cognos can end up and provides the correct path to start a dream career. Cognos online training can be attened by anyone from anywhere with a degree on computers science or computer engineering who are more eligiblle for the course. Online training is more helpful for both professionals and individuals as the time factor is major concern for each. Online training is so flexible that it offers schedules for people with different expertise. In addition the Online cognos training is affordable and the trainers are mpore experienced in working with the software.
  6. 6. Cognos Training Objectives Basic knowledge on Dataware house. Business Intelligence Cognos connections Frame work managing Query studio Report studio Analysis studio Event studio
  7. 7. Cognos Training Course Outline INTRODUCTION TO DATAWARE HOUSING (DWH) Introduction to DWH Characteristics of DWH OLTP Vs OLAP Databases Different Approaches of DWH (Kimball Vs Inmon) Data mart Vs Data Warehouse Fact Table Vs Dimension Table Concepts of Schemas (Star schema & Snowflake schema) Industry leading ETL and Reporting tools
  8. 8. INTRODUCTION TO COGNOS About Cognos 8.4 3 – Tier Architecture Cognos Release (EP series7, Reportnet , Cognos 8.0/8,1/8.2/8.3) and their differences Features of Cognos 8.4 Cognos Vs other OLAP tools Cognos components (Modeling & Reporting) Different cognos services
  9. 9. COGNOS CONNECTIONS Personalize cognos connection Create and manage portals, shortcuts, report views..etc Working with Cognos configuration, content Store How to Connect to different Data Sources Security setup Import and Export of Package (Deployment) Running the Report Burn Scheduling Reports
  10. 10. FRAMEWORK MANAGER About Framework Manager Framework Manager, Metadata Modeling Creation of Interface and Usage Creating Model & Namespace (Layers) Importing Metadata Naming convention for objects in a project Creating Query Subjects & Query Items Merging Query Subjects Creating Relationships & Setting Cardinalities Creating Parameter Maps & Macros Creating of Model Filters, Prompts & Calculations Add Business Rules and Set Governors Assigning package level security Improving performance Publishing Package
  11. 11. QUERY STUDIO Introduction About Ad-hoc Reports Types of Report(List, Cross Tab, Chart Reports & Others) Applying Filters, Prompts & Calculations Sorting, Grouping, Sections & Aggregate Functions Run and Manage reports states
  12. 12. REPORT STUDIO Type of Report Templates Creating list, Cross Tab, Chart, repeater, Maps & Other Reports Report templates, formatting Reports – fonts, style, header, footer, boarder…etc Generating and Creating Prompt Page Types of Prompts Query Calculations & Layout Calculations Filters and Dynamic Filters Conditional Block Conditional Formatting Master Details Cascading Prompt HTML Items & Hyperlinks Set Operators Setting Burst Options Drill through
  13. 13. ANALYSIS STUDIO Insert Data Change the number of Visible Items Nest Data Replace Data Sort Data Explore Data Change the measure Drill down for Details Hide Items Insert a calculation Save a custom set Define a filter Compare sets of data Using Dynamic Context
  14. 14. EVENT STUDIO Creating Agents Adding Event conditions Task and Task execution rules Scheduling Agents