IBM Planning Analytics Advanced Reporting (Instructor-Led) Jun 2018

List Price: $1,260.00


IBM Planning Analytics is a technology based on On-Line Analytical Processing or OLAP.  With Planning Analytics, you can quickly view and understand large sets of Complex business data.  Analysts and Managers can use Planning Analytics for Microsoft Excel, and Planning Analytics Workspace to analyze their business performance. 

Overview:  Attendees will learn to create static and dynamic subsets for spreadsheets and views in order to analyze data.  In order to create dynamic subsets, you will also learn how to record and create MDX statements.  You will review the benefits and purposes for an Exploration View, Dynamic and Custom Reports, and create more advanced Planning Analytics Excel reports for distribution for your organization. 

Prerequisites:  TM1 Introduction, Exploration, Planning Analytics Workspace, or Planning Analytics for Excel (PAx) courses or equivalent skill set are required.  You should be familiar with Planning Analytics concepts of views, cubes, and browsing data prior attending the Planning Analytics Advanced Reporting class.  A knowledge of your organization’s data and structure, as well as Microsoft Excel experience, is necessary. 

Knowledge Level:  Advanced

Date:  The class is scheduled for Monday, June 18, 2018- through - Tuesday, June 19, 2017. Class times are from 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM, US EST.  This is a 2 day class.

To join the training:  You will need an internet connection and a web browser.  You can use your computer's microphone and speakers.  A headset and two monitors are recommended  

Performance Goals:

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

  • create static and dynamic subsets
  • modify an Exploration View
  • Export a view to a Dynamic Report
  • design complex reports for distribution
  • understand best practices and tips


About The Instructor:  Sandy Midili

I have been the Business Analytics Training Manager here at QueBIT since 2006.  I am a certified technical trainer and am certified in IBM Cognos products.  I can assist you with coordinating a specific training program that will meet your organization's specific educational goals.  In addition, I also provide training in

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

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 was a Financial Performance Instructor for Cognos Corporation.  During my seven year tenure, I also became a third-level support specialist for Cognos Finance and Cognos Planning.