Cognos Training

Cognos Training

Cognos Training helps you to use framework manager, report studio like query studio, analysis studio, event studio and reports to build applications is IBM Cognos Business Intelligence tool. Cognos software is designed to help everyone in your organization make the decisions that achieve better business outcomes—today and in the future.

Date :
28 Oct 2016
Course Duration (Hrs) :
Date :
29 Oct 2016
Course Duration (Hrs):
Date :
30 Oct 2016
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Cognos is a leading Business software and performance management tool. It enables organizations to become top-performing and analytics-driven entities. It is designed to help everyone in your organization make the decisions that achieve better business outcomes, flexible deployment options, and to enable you to easily scale your analytics to meet changing business needs.

Cognos Training Overview

Our training provides you with the examples of typical advanced reporting designs and complex queries in reports. The reporting solutions in this training can be directly used in a variety of real-world scenarios to provide answers to your business problems today. The complexity of the queries and the application of design principles go well beyond basic course content. 

It explains the in-depth components of framework manager, report studio like query studio, analysis studio, event studio and reports. It is a fast and efficient technique to deliver multidimensional business intelligence data.

This Training Course prepares you for some of the most coveted skills in the Business Intelligence domain. Cognos plays the part of one of the most comprehensive tools to extract intelligence from mountains of data and this training gives you the skill set needed for extracting and transforming that data into insights.

This Course also covers the following concepts:

* Report construction techniques and solutions to tricky problems.

* One capability in Report Studio to avoid whenever possible.

* Techniques for troubleshooting reports that speed your development.

* Ways to break down requirements before beginning report construction.

* Some simple best practices for improving report maintainability.

* A crucial set of functions that you must master.


Cognos Training Curriculum

curriculum_moduleReviewing Data Warehousing Concepts

In this First module, we will review on all data warehousing concepts.

Introduction to Data warehousing? Introduction to Business Intelligence? Who needs Data warehousing? Why Data warehousing is required? Data warehousing Architecture Differ OLTP & OLAP? Data Mart -Need Advantages ETL – Process training What is a Dimension? What are Facts? Star Schema? Snowflake Schema? Dimension Modeling? Slowly changing Dimensions? Conformed Dimension?

curriculum_moduleAbout Cognos 10 BI Training

You will learn over Cognos 10 business intelligence concepts and components .

Architecture Cognos Suit walk through Cognos Features Need & Importance

Cognos Connection provides a single access point to all corporate data. You can use Cognos Connection to work with entries such as reports, analyses, queries, agents, metrics, and packages. Cognos connection is demonstrated in this module.

Walk through elements on the screen Manage Folders (Public & My folders) How to Connect to different Data Source Import and Export of Package (Deployment) Set up Scheduling of Reports

Introduction about Frame work Manager Workflow of Frame work Manager Designing a Project Working with Data Sources Designing and preparing Metadata Model Working With Packages

Query Studio is the reporting tool for creating simple queries and reports. To use Query Studio effectively, you should be familiar with the Web, as well as your organization’s business and its data. 

Introduction About Ad-hoc Reports Reporting using Query Studio (List, Crosstab, Chart Reports & others) Working with Data (Applying Filters, Prompts & Calculations, Sorting, Grouping & Sections ……)

    In this module, you will learn latest advancements in Cognos versions.

Business Insight Business Insight Advanced Active Reports

In this module, you will learn about Different add-On features of Cognos 10 version which are not available in Cognos 8.

Type of Report Templates Creating List Crosstab, Chart & Other Reports Introduction to Filters (creating, editing & removing filters) Parameters & Prompts (Definition, Creating prompt Page & Usage of Multiple prompts in Reports) Formatting Reports (Fonts, styles, Header & Footers …) Types of Prompts (Select & search, Tree, generated prompt, Date, Time……)

This module will cover all advanced reporting concepts present in Cognos 10.

Conditional Blocks – Need, usage, Conditional Formatting Complex Reports (Master Detailed, Drill Through reports) Introduction to Query Explorer (Building reports using queries, joins…) How to use HTML & JAVA scripts in Reports-Need, Importance Import Many more Advanced Reports

Apart from the advanced topics, we shall discuss about open reports from XML, Editing Queries.

Import & Export XML Reports Open Reports from XML Creating Editing Queries Workflow of how report runs in backend Creating portal pages

What is analysis studio, data insertion, types of reports and drill down is demonstrated in this module.

About Analysis Studio Insert Data Explore Data Types of Reports Drill up & Drill down for Detail

We’ll discuss in detail about event studio window in this module.

Introduction to Event Studio Discuss Event Studio window Events Agents Tasks


Cognos Course FAQ’s

Our trainers have relevant experience in implementing real-time solutions on different queries related to different topics. Mindmajix verifies their technical background and expertise.

We record each LIVE class session you undergo through and we will share the recordings of each session/class.

Trainer will provide the Environment/Server Access to the students and we ensure practical real-time experience and training by providing all the utilities required for the in-depth understanding of the course.

If you are enrolled in classes and/or have paid fees, but want to cancel the registration for certain reason, it can be attained within 48 hours of initial registration. Please make a note that refunds will be processed within 30 days of prior request.

The Training itself is Real-time Project Oriented.

Yes. All the training sessions are LIVE Online Streaming using either through WebEx or GoToMeeting, thus promoting one-on-one trainer student Interaction.

There are some Group discounts available if the participants are more than 2.

As we are one of the leading providers of Online training, we have customers from USA, UK, Canada, Australia, UAE and other parts of the world. We are located in the USA.

Mindmajix Technologies Inc

14 Pasco Drive
East Windsor, Connecticut, 06088
United States (US)
Phone: 201 378 0518


IBM Cognos BI Certification:

Mindmajix Cognos course aim is to train and guide IT professionals in clearing Cognos BI Certifications.

IBM Cognos Business Intelligence has different certifications based on your role.

For Cognos BI Developers :

Below are the different categories of certifications under this role.

IBM Certified Developer – Cognos 10 BI Data Warehouses

IBM Certified Developer – Cognos 10 BI Metadata Models

IBM Certified Developer – Cognos 10 BI OLAP Models

IBM Certified Developer – Cognos 10 BI Scorecards

IBM Certified Developer – Cognos Real-time Monitoring

For Cognos BI Administrators :

Below is the certification that you need to clear to become IBM Certified Cognos BI Administrator,

IBM Certified Administrator – Cognos 10 BI

For Cognos BI Administrators :

Below are the different certifications available to become IBM Certified Cognos BI Designer.

IBM Certified Designer – Cognos 10 BI Reports

IBM Certified Designer – Cognos 10 BI Multidimensional Reports


Job Support

Mindmajix Job support’s aim is to train and support as many young IT professionals as possible in achieving their tasks for attaining quality jobs in the regular workforce.

For a fresher in IT, the actual requirement of programming and development standards could be partially or completely different in the job environment. Job support gives graduates that extra guidance before or after they attempt employment into IT sector by assisting them with the Cognos training by highly experienced and real time professionals with full stack technical background in the Cognos field. They address your complete issues that you face periodically.

We have wide-spread services across India, USA, Australia and other countries, assisting software employed people to excel in their jobs when they have an onset of a worsening condition.

Our trainers support you solve your technical problem and guide you to the right path in order to obtain a favourable solution. Once we understand your project, the subsequent problems are solved even better and faster.

What we assure?

* Our trainers make it a point to make you capable of understanding the real world scenarios.

* Our trainers will provide exceptional Technical assistance and help you out solve your Technical problems at your jobs in an efficient way.

* We assist the person learn a new job, and ensure extra assistance or a different format for learning the role vividly.

We Specialize in providing most reliable support and you can entirely entrust to us.

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