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IBM Cognos Analytics: Professional Author Report Studio Bundle

Course Description:

This comprehensive course is designed for professional report authors using IBM Cognos versions 10.2, 10.2.2, 11.1, and 11.2. In this course, you will learn introductory and advanced report building techniques using relational data models, and methods of enhancing, customizing, and managing professional reports. Upon completion, you will have the skills to professionally author advanced Cognos reports.

Recommended Audience: 

Professional Report Authors 

Course Outline:

• Overview of the reporting application
• List reports
• Using filters
• Crosstab reports
• Presenting graphical data
• Using prompts
• Using calculations
• Report building techniques
• Conditional formatting
• Drill-Throughs
• Report layout enhancements
• Creating query models and advanced dynamic reports based on relationships
• Designing effective prompts
• Report specifications
• Bursting reports
• User interaction with HTML


• An understanding of your organization’s reporting requirements
• IBM Cognos Analytics for Consumers experience or equivalent 
• Experience using the Windows operating system
• Experience using a Web browser
• Basic knowledge of SQL
• Basic knowledge of XML
• A good comprehension of Microsoft Windows and Office is mandatory


• This curriculum is based on the most recent version of IBM Cognos
• All our instructors are IBM Cognos Analytics certified
• Our training courses are aimed at self-study
• CPE credits available upon completion

The Bottom Line:

Our IBM Cognos Analytics consultants can create a more valuable, tailored training experience to work for any environment, by functional area, and/or data source(s), including, but not limited to the ILT tutorials and exercises. Contact our training team below to learn more:

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