Question & Answer
How do I install and configure Maximo Version 7.6 to utilize the Cognos 10.2.1 BI Server?
With Maximo 7.6, an integration to IBM Cognos ® Reporting Version 10.2.1.1 is available. The Maximo Cognos integration provides an additional suite of Business Intelligence (BI) tools. An extensive listing of Cognos products are available to you including Cognos Insight, Framework Manager and the Cognos BI Server.
This guide will detail the steps to integrate the Cognos BI Server with Maximo. Performing these steps will enable features including enabling your authorized Maximo users to access Cognos reporting, synchronization of your Maximo security groups to Cognos and publishing of Maximo Object structures as Cognos metadata packages.
Revision 7 - January 2018 - Updated for details on new end point property added in 7609, AUTHENTICATION_METHOD on page 27
Revision 6 - August 2017 - Corrected text on page 22, step 6
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