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COGNOS Course Content

Mantra Online Trainings is offering COGNOS course, you can learn every concept in this course. Just go through the following to know the course topics.

 

INTRODUCTION TO DATAWARE HOUSING (DWH)

• Introduction to DWH
• Characteristics of DWH
• OLTP Vs OLAP Databases
• Different Approaches of DWH (Kimball Vs Inmon)
• Data mart Vs Data Warehouse
• Fact Table Vs Dimension Table
• Concepts of Schemas (Star schema & Snowflake schema)
• Industry leading ETL and Reporting tools

 

INTRODUCTION TO COGNOS

• About Cognos 8.4
• 3 – Tier Architecture
• Cognos Release (EP series7, Reportnet , Cognos 8.0/8,1/8.2/8.3) and their differences
• Features of Cognos 8.4
• Cognos Vs other OLAP tools
• Cognos components (Modeling & Reporting)
• Different cognos services

 

COGNOS CONNECTIONS

• Personalize cognos connection
• Create and manage portals, shortcuts, report views..etc
• Working with Cognos configuration, content Store
• How to Connect to different Data Sources
• Security setup
• Import and Export of Package (Deployment)
• Running the Report Burn
• Scheduling Reports

 

FRAMEWORK MANAGER

• About Framework Manager
• Framework Manager, Metadata Modeling
• Creation of Interface and Usage
• Creating Model & Namespace (Layers)
• Importing Metadata
• Naming convention for objects in a project
• Creating Query Subjects & Query Items
• Merging Query Subjects
• Creating Relationships & Setting Cardinalities
• Creating Parameter Maps & Macros
• Creating of Model Filters, Prompts & Calculations
• Add Business Rules and Set Governors
• Assigning package level security
• Improving performance
• Publishing Package

 

QUERY STUDIO

• Introduction
• About Ad-hoc Reports
• Types of Report(List, Cross Tab, Chart Reports & Others)
• Applying Filters, Prompts & Calculations
• Sorting, Grouping, Sections & Aggregate Functions
• Run and Manage reports

 

REPORT STUDIO

• Type of Report Templates
• Creating list, Cross Tab, Chart, repeater, Maps & Other Reports
• Report templates, formatting Reports – fonts, style, header, footer, boarder…etc
• Generating and Creating Prompt Page
• Types of Prompts
• Query Calculations & Layout Calculations
• Filters and Dynamic Filters
• Conditional Block
• Conditional Formatting
• Master Details
• Cascading Prompt
• HTML Items & Hyperlinks
• Set Operators
• Setting Burst Options
• Drill through
• Drill up & Drill down
• Setting Variables
• Report Functions
• Report Validation
• Reports Run with Options

 

ANALYSIS STUDIO

• Insert Data
• Change the number of Visible Items
• Nest Data
• Replace Data
• Sort Data
• Explore Data
• Change the measure
• Drill down for Details
• Hide Items
• Insert a calculation
• Save a custom set
• Define a filter
• Compare sets of data
• Using Dynamic Context

 

EVENT STUDIO

• Creating Agents
• Adding Event conditions
• Task and Task execution rules
• Scheduling Agents

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