Reference Guide Comparing Tools in the Microsoft BI Suite
Tips & Tricks
Microsoft has a dizzying array of relevant, high-impact analytics products. It’s easy to get analysis paralysis trying to decide how to get the most out of their BI offerings. Fear not! Our comparison matrix lets you easily view functionality across the tools and cut through the noise.
Cognos 11.1.6: Our Favorite New Features
News & Events
Cognos 11.1.6 is finally out and it was worth the wait! Our in-house Cognos expert Todd Schuman is over the moon about this release and reveals his favorite new features. Among them you’ll learn about a new object called data tables that provides a ton of functionality that has been on his wishlist for years.
Tableau vs. Power BI from a Tableau User’s Perspective
Business Strategy & Perspectives
How difficult – or easy – would it be for a long-time Tableau user to leverage their expertise and get up speed on Microsoft Power BI? We took the challenge and include here a comparison of over 50 Tableau and Power BI features and functions with notes on how to translate Tableau terminology, features and functionality to the equivalent in Power BI.
Customizing The Reporting Menu In Cognos Analyitcs
Tips & Tricks
The new reporting tool in Cognos Analytics 11.1 provides access to a lot of features that are typically reserved for advanced developers. We show you how you can hide the items you don’t want and get the simple business intelligence reporting you’re looking for in Cognos Analytics.