Run Cognos TM1 Performance Modeler

IBM® Cognos® TM1® Performance Modeler is available as an unselected component of the IBM Planning Analytics installation. You launch Cognos TM1 Performance Modeler from the IBM Cognos TM1 Applications portal.

About this task

After Cognos TM1 Performance Modeler is installed, you can also start the program from the desktop icon that gets installed or from the Microsoft Windows Start menu. Click Start > All Programs > IBM Cognos TM1 Performance Modeler > IBM Cognos TM1 Performance Modeler.


  1. From the Cognos TM1 Applications portal, click the Open Performance Modeler Open Performance Modeler icon icon.
    Remember: Depending on your browser, you may see slightly different steps used to install downloaded components such as Cognos TM1 Performance Modeler.
  2. Click OK with the Open with IBM Cognos RCP Application Updater selected on the provagent.cogrcp_modeler dialog box.
  3. Click OK to dismiss the configuration settings message and complete the installation.

    You do not need to edit those parameters until you begin working with the clients.

  4. Click the Model Design tab to see the GO_New_Stores data cubes and structure.
  5. Click the Application Design tab to build a new application using GO_New_Stores.

    The TM1 Performance Modeler documentation provides details on building models.