Training offering

IBM Cognos Planning: Overview (V10.1)

Information

Price £1,190 before tax
Length: 2 Days
Lunch : Included
Courseware : Included
Course code: P8106G
Delivery Type Classroom

Session dates

Date Location
  • London (Arrow)
    £1,190 before tax
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Description

IBM Cognos Planning: Overview (V10.1) is a two-day, instructor-led course designed to provide administrators and project managers a comprehensive overview of the IBM Cognos Planning solution. Participants will learn the purpose and benefits of each Planning component and understand what is involved in creating a Planning Analyst model, and creating a Planning Contributor application based on a model. Participants will perform hands-on demos and workshops while learning the essentials of building a Planning solution.

Objectives

Please refer to Course Overview for description information.

Participants

This intermediate course is intended for Administrators and Project Managers.

Prerequisite(s)

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Programme

Introduction to IBM Cognos Planning Analyst




  • Examine the components of the IBM Cognos Planning solution

  • Discuss libraries, D Lists, D Cubes, and D Links

  • Create libraries



Create D Lists and D Cubes




  • Manually create D Lists

  • Import D List items from external sources

  • Modify D Lists

  • Build D Cubes



Load Data




  • Determine what can be used as source data

  • Create file maps to assist in loading data

  • Load data from an external source into a D Cube

  • Load data from one D Cube to another



Introduction to IBM Cognos Planning Contributor Administration




  • Review IBM Cognos Performance Management (PM) Solution

  • Identify IBM Cognos Planning and its components

  • Identify IBM Cognos BI and its components

  • Examine the IBM Cognos Planning architecture

  • Examine IBM Cognos Planning Contributor and its components

  • Examine the development process for the Planning Contributor solution



Build an IBM Cognos Planning Contributor Application




  • Examine best practices for building the underlying IBM Cognos Planning Analyst model

  • Configure IBM Cognos Planning Administrator

  • Create a Planning Contributor application using the Application wizardSpecify navigation, orientation, and application settings

  • Import the e.List and rights

  • Run Go to Production and preview a Planning Contributor application



Manage Workflow and Web Application Activities




  • Access the application in IBM Cognos Connection

  • Examine the user roles and workflow states

  • Create annotations

  • Attach documents to Planning Contributor application items

  • View and delete commentary

  • Bounce users from the application

  • Work offline

Options

Roadmaps that reference this course are:

•    IBM Cognos Planning 10.1 – Administrator
•    IBM Cognos Planning 10.1 – Project Manager Role

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