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IBM Cognos Report Studio Fundamentals

IBM Cognos Report Studio Fundamentals

Course Description:

3-day class designed for professional report authors to learn report building techniques using relational data models as well as ways of enhancing, customizing, and managing professional reports. This course will empower and provide report developers with the knowledge, tools and skills necessary to create professional reports in IBM Cognos Report Studio. Attendees will participate in hands-on demos and workshops that illustrate key concepts while learning how to use the product.

Audience: This course is for professional report authors to gain a foundation in Cognos BI report authoring.

Prerequisites: This class is intended for professional report authors who have a knowledge of their business requirements, experience using the Windows OS and a web browser.

Examine Report Studio and its interface
Explore different report types
Create a simple, sorted, and formatted report
Explore how data items are added to queries

Format, group, and sort list reports
Describe options for aggregating data
Create a multi-fact query
Create a report with repeated data

Create filters to narrow the focus of reports
Examine detail filters and summary filters
Determine when to apply filters on aggregate data

Format and sort crosstab reports
Convert a list to a crosstab
Create crosstabs using unrelated data items
Create complex crosstabs using drag and drop functionality

Below are the upcoming scheduled classes for this specific course. Please note the delivery method listed for the class.

  • Classroom (traditional class setting with instructor)
  • Online/Instructor led (virtual, online class with instructor)
  • Online/Self-Paced (virtual, online class no instructor, you work at your own pace)

2017 schedule coming soon!