IBM Cognos Analytics: Author Reports Fundamentals


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Contains PDF course guide, as well as a lab environment where students can work through demonstrations and exercises at their own pace.This offering provides Business and Professional Authors with an introduction to report building techniques using relational data models. Techniques to enhance, customize, and manage professional reports will be explored. Activities will illustrate and reinforce key concepts during this learning opportunity.If you are enrolling in a Self Paced Virtual Classroom or Web Based Training course, before you enroll, please review the Self-Paced Virtual Classes and Web-Based Training Classes on our Terms and Conditions page, as well as the system requirements, to ensure that your system meets the minimum requirements for this course. Terms and Conditions: Ingram Micro –; IBM –




Report Authors



dd a Select & search prompt to a report
? Create a cascading prompt

Augment reports using calculations
? Add calculations to a report
? Display prompt selections in the report title

Customize reports with conditional formatting
? Create a multilingual report
? Highlight exceptional data and conditionally render a column

Drill-through definitions
? Let users navigate to related data in IBM Cognos Analytics

Enhance report layout
? Create a report structured on data items
? Create a condensed list report

Use additional report building techniques
? Section a report and reuse objects within the same report
? Reuse layout components in a different report
? Explore options for reports that contain no data


? Knowledge of your business requirements
? IBM Cognos Analytics for Consumers (v11.0) WBT or equivalent knowledge


IBM Cognos Analytics


3 Days