CA11: Prospective Cognos 11 or Cognos Analytics

Cognos 11 or Cognos Analytics, as it’s been renamed now, is IBM’s latest enterprise release for the Business Intelligence platform.  The first thing every prior Cognos user will see is the completely new web interface (see below). One of the main reasons for this new interface is to bring an “any-device” interface to the consumers. …

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CA 11: Themes and Extensions

Themes and extensions are a great way to customize your Cognos instance.  The overall theme of Cognos can drive user adoption by instilling confidence that the tool was tailor-made for a corporations solution. In previous versions of Cognos, changing the theme of Cognos was a bit trickier. It would require the source CSS files to…

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IBM Planning Analytics Local is Now Available

IBM Planning Analytics Local V2.0 Effective December 14, 2016, IBM Planning Analytics Local V2.0 (formerly known as IBM Cognos TM1) is now available. This innovative technology offers a single planning and analysis solution that can be deployed locally.Version 2.0 brings an interface for improved speed, agility, and foresight: IBM Planning Analytics Workspace. New Functionality in…

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Event Recap- Analytics Impact Day

Last week, eCapital had the pleasure of hosting Analytics Impact Day in Chicago, IL and Minneapolis, MN. The eCapital and IBM Product Management team provided an in-depth look into recently announced  product updates, new releases and product roadmaps. eCapital customers, Dennis Anderson (PSI) and Cindy Walsh (Allen Edmonds), shared their experiences on how they partnered with eCapital…

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Cognos 11 R5 is Here

The latest release of IBM Cognos Analytics (11.0.5) is here! with more new features, such as: • Mapping and visualization capabilities that help you instantly see geographic trends and pattern • A new visualization engine (RAVE2) to improve visualizations and expand the range of chart types that are supported • More intelligence to the data…

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