IBM Cognos Proven Practices: IBM Cognos BI - Create Side-by-Side Chart Comparisons with IBM Cognos Active Report

Nature of Document: Tip or Technique; Product(s): IBM Cognos Report Studio; Area of Interest: Reporting

A brief video illustrating how to create two side-by-side charts that allow you to compare data from various cities in an IBM Cognos Active Report.

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Business Analytics Proven Practices Team, Business Analytics Proven Practices Team, IBM

Business Analytics Proven Practices Team



03 November 2011

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Introduction

Purpose

A brief video illustrating how to create two side-by-side charts that allow you to compare data from various cities in an IBM Cognos Active Report.

Applicability

The following techniques were tested against IBM Cognos 10.1.1.

Assumptions

This video assumes knowledge of and experience with IBM Cognos Report Studio.


Overview

This video (URL found below) will demonstrate how to create two side-by-side charts allowing you to compare data from various cities based on user selection. The technique uses Data Drop-Down Lists and Data Decks in an IBM Cognos Active Report to achieve the desired functionality.

Video URL

http://youtu.be/XNinauJHQL0

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