IBM Cognos 8 BI Report Studio: Author Professional Reports Fundamentals (V8.4) B2458CZ


Základní info

IBM Cognos 8 BI Report Studio: Author Professional Reports Fundamentals (V8.4) is a three-day, instructor-led course. It is designed for report authors to learn report building techniques using relational data models, and ways of enhancing, customizing, and managing professional reports. You will participate in hands-on demos and workshops that illustrate key concepts while learning how to use the product.

Dostupnost tohoto kurzu v zahraničí

Kurz je určen pro:

This is an intermediate course for Professional Report Authors.

Předpokládané znalosti:

You should have:

  • Knowledge of your business requirements
  • Experience using the Windows operating system
  • Experience using a web browser


Overview of IBM Cognos 8 BI

  • discuss IBM Cognos 8 and Performance Management
  • describe IBM Cognos 8 BI components
  • describe IBM Cognos 8 architecture at a high level
  • define IBM Cognos 8 groups and roles
  • explain how to extend IBM Cognos 8

Introduction to the Reporting Application

  • discuss different modes of reporting
  • examine Report Studio and its interface
  • explore different report types
  • create a simple, sorted, and formatted report
  • explore how data items are added to queries

Create List Reports

  • group, format, and sort list reports
  • describe options for aggregating data
  • create a multi-fact query
  • create a report with repeated data

Focus Reports Using Filters

  • create filters to narrow the focus of reports
  • examine detail and summary filters
  • determine when to apply filters on aggregate data

Create Crosstab Reports

  • format and sort crosstab reports
  • create complex crosstabs using drag and drop functionality
  • create crosstabs using unrelated data items

Present Data Graphically

  • create charts containing peer and nested columns
  • present data using new chart type options
  • add context to charts
  • create and reuse custom chart palettes
  • present key data in a single dashboard report

Focus Reports Using Prompts

  • identify various prompt types
  • use parameters and prompts to focus data
  • search for prompt types
  • navigate between pages

Extend Reports Using Calculations

  • create calculations based on data in the data source
  • add run-time information to the reports
  • create expressions using functions

Present Data Using Maps

  • present data using map reports
  • navigate to another level within a map

Design Effective Reports

  • enhance report design with report objects
  • reuse objects within the same report
  • share layout components among separate reports
  • discuss report templates
  • choose options to handle reports with no available data

Customize Reports with Conditional Formatting

  • create multi-lingual reports
  • highlight exceptional data
  • show and hide data
  • conditionally render objects in reports
  • conditionally format one crosstab measure based on another

Drill-Through from One Report to Another

  • let users navigate from a specific report to a target report
  • pass parameter values to filter the data in drill-through targets
  • navigate through multiple reports

IBM Cognos 8 BI Report Studio: Author Professional Reports Fundamentals (V8.4) B2458CZ

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