I met Sanjeev last year at the IOD Conference. We had tried to set up a booksigning, but the information came in late and there were issues. So, we’re promoting this book this year.
By Sanjeev Datta
At IBM Insight:
Buy your copy of the book at the conference bookstore and have it signed by Sanjeev in his booth. Sanjeev will be available for signing copies on Tuesday October 28 from 12:30pm – 3:30pm in the Solution EXPO - Booth 802.
About the book:
Based on in-memory technology with write-back capabilities for What-if scenario planning, Cognos Insight gives spreadsheets the rich visual appeal for better analysis and planning. Leverage the collaborative features to seamlessly publish the personal analysis workspaces to an enterprise-wide Cognos Business Intelligence solution.
"IBM Cognos Insight" is a fast paced, practical hands-on guide with step-by-step instructions to build Cognos Insight workspaces. Take advantage of the in-memory TM1 cubes as the underlying engine to answer business questions by analyzing data in the form of reports & dashboards. Share these insights with other Cognos services or mobile devices to empower users with real-time data.
This book introduces Cognos Insight as a personal yet powerful analytics application. It covers how decision making is applied in all domains of the business world and how data can be analyzed effectively in the form of fast in-memory cubes. Leverage the write-back functionality to build budgets, plans and forecasts.
"IBM Cognos Insight" will empower new and existing users to maximize the features of the application and analyze data by building visually rich reports and dashboards in minutes.
This book takes a practical tutorial approach to teaching users the features of Cognos Insight.
Who this book is for
New and existing users of Cognos Insight who are looking to gain more knowledge about the product and Business Analytics in general.
About the Author
Sanjeev Datta is a seasoned Consultant, passionate text and video blogger, and Business Analytics enthusiast. As Practice Director at PerformanceG2, Inc., he works extensively with executives and decision-makers across finance, manufacturing, retail, and pharmaceuticals as a trusted advisor in corporate performance management, building client relationships and managing Business Analytics implementations.
Sanjeev's work as a strong Project Manager, Pre-sales and Post-sales Consultant, trainer, and mentor has led to many successful implementations. While at Merador, LLC, Sanjeev worked as a Consultant/Architect building solutions for global organizations.
Previous to that, Sanjeev was a Cognos Developer/Consultant while at Softpath Systems, LLC and lead successful Cognos BI solutions and developed Cognos BI training material for numerous clients.
He is certified in numerous IBM products and is an IBM Technical Specialist and IBM Sales Mastery Professional.
Sanjeev has a degree in Computer Science from Mumbai University and a degree in Interdisciplinary Studies from The University of Texas.
Connect with Sanjeev on LinkedIn or Twitter: @1dsanjeev