Review the Default Port Settings for IBM Cognos Business Intelligence

After installation, you can use the configuration tool to change the settings. You can also change them by editing the cogstartup.xml file.

Default Port Settings for IBM Cognos BI Components

The following table lists the default ports and URI settings for IBM® Cognos® Business Intelligence.

Table 1. Default Port Settings for IBM Cognos BI Components

Setting

Default Value

Description

Content Manager URI

http://localhost:9300/ p2pd/servlet

The URI to Content Manager

Gateway URI

http://localhost:80/ ibmcognos/cgi-bin/cognos.cgi

The URI to the gateway

Dispatcher URI

(Internal, External)

http://localhost:9300/ p2pd/servlet/dispatch

The URI to the dispatcher

Dispatcher URI for external applications

http://localhost:9300/ p2pd/servlet/dispatch

The URI to the dispatcher

Dispatcher URIs for Gateway

http://localhost:9300/ p2pd/servlet/dispatch/ext

The URI to the primary dispatcher used by the gateway

Log server port

9362

The port used by the local log server

Listening port number

1527

The port used by Cognos Content Database.