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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