This two-day course is for new Cognos users as well as those who have mastered reporting techniques in previous versions. Those existing users will learn how to accomplish tasks they have previously mastered in the new UI and be exposed to the new dashboarding, data preparation and storytelling capabilities.

Course Goals

Navigate and use the Cognos Analytics web interface.
Share content across the enterprise.
Construct several common report types.
Filter data content.
Apply security to created elements.
Upload and make relationships between personal data files.
Create highly interactive dashboards and stories.

Each topic will be highlighted with in-depth workshops, question and answer sessions and tips and techniques drawn from years of cross-industry experience.


A good comprehension of Microsoft Windows and the Office suite is mandatory.