IBM Planning Analytics for Excel (PAfE)

IBM Planning Analytics for Excel (PAfE)



List Price: $425.00

30 Day access from time of purchase

IBM Planning Analytics for Excel (PAfE) brings the benefits of modern enterprise performance management to Microsoft Excel Spreadsheets.  It provides a way for business and financial analysts, line-of-business managers, and users to access data from a variety of sources, including IBM Planning Analytics and IBM Cognos Analytics to perform analysis in a familiar Microsoft Excel spreadsheet environment.


Students will be able to create spreadsheet reports from multidimensional IBM Planning Analytics models and IBM Cognos Analytics.  Retain the power of Microsoft Excel functionality and formatting while integrating with data between IBM Planning Analytics and share results with IBM Cognos Analytics-sourced reports in Cognos dashboards and reports. 

This course is a self-paced, interactive course, eight hours in length.  You do not have to complete the course all at once.  You can come back within the 30 days.


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

  • Explore and Analyze Planning Analytics Cube Data
  • Retain Excel Functionality and Formatting
  • Modify data and commit data back to Planning Analytics
  • Share Results


This course is intended for Business Analysts, Contributors, Reviewers, Financial Planners, Financial Analysts, and Finance Managers.

Knowledge Level: Introduction


Knowledge of the use of web browser to access the corporate intranet environment is assumed.  Familiarity with Microsoft Windows and Microsoft Excel and basic navigation.


This is an online, self-paced, interactive course.  You will have access to the course for 30 days from the date of purchase.