IBM Cognos on SAP overview for report consumers, Part 2: Adhoc querys

See how casual report authors and consumers (i.e. non-power users) have a self-service way to do an adhoc query and get simple or highly complex reports over the web.

Akmal B. Chaudhri, Senior IT Specialist, I.B.M.

Akmal has been working with database technology since 1988. He has been a regular presenter at many international conferences, including Object World, Object Technology and OOPSLA. He has also edited or co-edited eight books, including "XML Data Management" (Addison-Wesley, 2003). He holds a BSc in Computing and Information Systems, MSc in Business Systems Analysis and Design and a PhD in Computer Science. He is a Member of the British Computer Society (MBCS).

26 April 2012

IBM® Cognos® Business Intelligence is an integrated business intelligence suite that provides a wide range of functionality to help you understand your organization's data. This two-part demo series gives you a high level overview of Cognos 8 on SAP. It is not a complete Cognos 8 demonstration, but highlights areas where Cognos 8 leverages SAP Business Warehouse functionality. It covers the portal, SAP BW reports, R3 reports, and adhoc reporting against SAP BW.


6 minutes


Demo transcriptIBMCognos8onSAP2.pdf27MB
Trial downloadCognos Business Intelligence867MB


Zone=Big data and analytics, Information Management
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