IBM Cognos Analytics Authoring Reports Advanced (Instructor-Led) Feb 2018

List Price: $660.00


IBM Cognos Analytics reportigng provides a deep well of advanced features and functionality for the modern report and business analytics developer.

Overview:  This Advanced course picks-up where the Cognos Analytics Report Authoring Fundamentals course leaves off. Students will understand and explore advanced report development concepts and techniques, including drill-through, manually building queries, creating query relationships (e.g. joins, unions etc.), report bursting, and advanced layouts and prompting.

Date:  This class is scheduled for Friday, February 9th, 2018. The class time is from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM, US EST. This is a 1-day class.


  • IBM Cognos Analytics Authoring Reports Fundamentals course.
  • Knowledge of the use of a web browser to access the corporate intranet environment is assumed.
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Windows and basic navigation is expected.

Knowledge Level:  Advanced

Performance Goals:  Upon successful completion of this course, attendees will be able to:

  • Understand drill-through
  • Create query modules
  • Create reports based on query relationships
  • Distribute reports with bursting
  • Create advanced dynamic reports
  • Design effective prompts

About your instructor, Erik Herman:

I am an IBM Business Analytics certified technology training, instructional design, e-learning, and content development professional with more than 15 years of experience. I can assist you with coordinating a specific training program that will meet your organization's specific educational goals. I can provide training in:

  • IBM Cognos Analytics
  • IBM Planning Analytics
  • IBM Cognos Business Intelligence
  • IBM Cognos TM1

QueBIT's training program is unique because we can tailor our material to your application and make sure we cover the concepts important to you and your personnel. We don't only teach you how to use the solution, but also guide you with proven best practices and tips and instruct you on how to problem solve issues enabling you to become self-sufficient with the tool.

Prior to joining QueBIT, I spent many years as a manager, product developer, and training content creator. My experience includes technical consulting and training, higher education and trade publishing, market research, and sales.

I am proficient with many desktop publishing, content management, business analytics, and business process technologies, including IBM Cognos BI, TM1, SAP, BusinessObjects, Microsoft Dynamics, VMware, SnagIt, Blackboard, WebCT, Moodle, Photoshop, Dreamweaver, FileMaker, FrameMaker, In-Design, Adobe Captivate, Adobe Photoshop, Articulate Storyline, Camtasia and Microsoft Office.