Automating Application LCM backups in 11.1.2.4

As someone well versed in scripting languages, I am usually assigned to task of setting up the automated  disaster recovery backups of planning applications at clients. Over the last few years I had been primarily working on 11.1.2.3 systems.  I recently performed my first automated LCM backup on an 11.1.2.4 system and there was a small,…

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MicroStrategy: Report Sharing and Delivery Options

Not surprising, MicroStrategy has many options to choose from when it comes to sharing a report or dashboard. This post will outline those options, and discuss a few of the MSTR specific options, so you will be well prepared the next time you need to deliver your MicroStrategy insights to others within your organization. From…

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Cognos Analytics 11 Custom Report Template

In Cognos Analytics 11, report administrators have the ability to implement company wide templates for developers to start with.  These can be highly custom templates so that end users have less formatting to do before the report is ready for production.  Below is a brief, best practice on implementing a template for a corporate enterprise…

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Implementing TM1 Email Notifications in a Day

by Todd Galuska, eCapital Advisors One request I often get from clients is to have email notifications for TI Processes so administrators are notified when an error occurs. With the introduction of PowerShell, email notifications can be completed with a minimal amount of time and effort. To setup email notifications on your TI Processes you…

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PBCS Simplified Dimension Editor

The Simplified dimension editor is a new PBCS feature highlighted in the May monthly update. This is an update to the classic dimension editor, and we could see this fully replace it in the future. The Simplified dimension editor displays dimensions, members, and the member properties in a grid format within the web. This format…

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