IBM Cognos ICM: Advanced Configuration (V8.0/V8.1)

IBM Cognos ICM: Advanced Configuration (V8.0/V8.1) Course Description

Duration: 2.00 days (16 hours)

Price: $1,400.00

IBM Cognos ICM: Advanced Configuration (v8.0/v8.1) focuses on important concepts that prepare you for a successful configuration. During the course, students will review the current state of the model, learn how to effectively use the time table and the date string tables in calculations, and how to use multiple calendars. Students will learn about elements of the Standard Build Framework including attributes, components and feeds, when to use the attributes approach to model design, and how to create port to feed data out of a component. The first part of the course ends with coverage of advanced calculation techniques and how to use consolidated outbound ports and the second part covers installation and configuration concepts, how to configure web client security and how to configure admin client security.

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Intended Audience for this IBM Cognos ICM: Advanced Configuration (V8.0/V8.1) Course

  • » This advanced course is intended for students who are ready to learn advanced configuration techniques.

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IBM Cognos ICM: Advanced Configuration (V8.0/V8.1) Course Objectives

  • » Learn how to effectively use the time table and the date string tables in calculations
  • » How to use multiple calendars.
  • » Learn about elements of the Standard Build Framework including attributes, components and feeds, when to use the attributes approach to model design
  • » How to create port to feed data out of a component.

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IBM Cognos ICM: Advanced Configuration (V8.0/V8.1) Course Outline

      1. Work with The Time table
      2. Work with The Date String table
      3. Understand: The concepts of the Standard Build Framework
      4. Understand: The Base Model
      5. Understand: The Attribute Approach
      6. Use the Attributes table to attach an attribute meta data label to a calculation
      7. Create: A consolidated outbound calculation using a union calculation
      8. Create: Inbound and outbound ports
      9. Reorganized calculation connections
      10. Rename a port
      11. Delete inbound and outbound ports
      12. Use: A Category calculation
      13. Use: A Sort calculation
      14. Use: An Accumulated Partition
      15. Use: The PREV() function in a calculation
      16. Make modifications to the service configuration file to enable unicode and other settings.

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  2. NetCom students enjoy one of the industry's highest success rates, and pass rates when a certification exam is involved.
  3. We stay committed to providing you real value. Again, your success is paramount; we will register you only if you have the skills to succeed.
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