Audience

Administrators

Prerequisites

  • Knowledge of Web application server architectures
  • Security systems administration
  • Experience using basic Windows functionality
  • Experience using a Web browser
  • Knowledge of your business requirements

 

Duration

Two days

Outline for IBM COGNOS ANALYTICS: ENTERPRISE ADMINISTRATION (V11.0.X) Training

Chapter 1. Introduction to IBM Cognos Analytics administration

  • IBM Cognos Analytics components
  • Administration workflow
  • IBM Cognos Administration
  • IBM Cognos Configuration

Chapter 2. Identify IBM Cognos Analytics architecture

  • Features of the IBM Cognos Analytics architecture
  • Examine the multi-tiered architecture, and identify logging types and files
  • Examine IBM Cognos Analytics servlets
  • Performance and installation planning
  • Balance the request load
  • Configure IBM Cognos Analytics

Chapter 3. Secure the IBM Cognos Analytics environment

  • Identify the IBM Cognos Analytics security model
  • Define authentication in IBM Cognos Analytics
  • Define authorization in IBM Cognos Analytics
  • Identify security policies
  • Secure the IBM Cognos Analytics environment

Chapter 4. Administer the IBM Cognos Analytics server environment

  • Administer IBM Cognos Analytics servers
  • Monitor system performance
  • Manage dispatchers and services
  • Tune system performance, and troubleshoot the server
  • Audit logging
  • Dynamic cube data source administration workflow

Chapter 5. Manage run activities

  • View current, past, and upcoming activities
  • Manage schedules

Chapter 6. Manage content in IBM Cognos Administration

  • Data sources and packages
  • Manage visualizations in the library
  • Deployment
  • Other content management tasks

Chapter 7. Examine departmental administration capabilities

  • Create and manage team members
  • Manage activities
  • Create and manage content and data
  • Manage system settings
  • Manage Themes, Extensions, and Views
  • Share services with multiple tenants