Tableau + Cognos + Senturus: Aero Precision Saves $100K Annually
Business Strategy & Perspectives
The Senturus Analytics Connector enabled Aero Precision to say so long to time consuming, static reports and achieve its vision for producing automated, interactive, at-a-glance Tableau dashboards using live Cognos data. Numbers – and formatting – are consistent across reports, critical markers and historical trending are finally being surfaced, and they are saving $100K annually in one department alone.
Drilling From One Cube To Another in Cognos Report Studio
Tips & Tricks
We were working on a project in Cognos Report Studio in which the reports were using different cubes. The client wanted users to be able to drill from one cube to the other. Drilling from one dimensional report to another report that is using a different cube can be difficult to set up, but we’ll show you how.
IBM Offers Continued Support for Cognos BI 10.2.x
News & Events
The end is…not near! IBM is now offering two support options for Cognos 10.2.x, which had been slated to end support after April 30, 2018. These welcome cushions give users more time to effectively manage the migration to Cognos Analytics and offer some workaround assistance.
Cut & Paste Hack: Cognos 10 UI In Cognos Analytics v11
Tips & Tricks
The Cut, Copy, Paste functionality has changed in Cognos Analytics such that you have to use a Wizard to browse to where you want to copy to. This is fine for most situations but the ability to navigate through an LDAP or AD tree is not available. We offer a useful – albeit unsupported – workaround that might be helpful if you need to leverage something that was possible in Cognos BI 10.