IBM Planning Analytics Workspace (PAW)

IBM Planning Analytics Workspace (PAW)



List Price: $425.00

30 Day access from time of purchase


This training was built using PAW "Classic" and is compatible with the user interface of PAW version 55 (or prior).

For PAW v57+ training, please see our instructor-led option.

IBM Planning Analytics capabilities span personal, functional, and enterprise requirements for planning, analysis and reporting to help Finance drive timely decision-making.  Analysts and Managers can use Microsoft Excel and a web interface to analyze their business performance.

Attendees will learn to provide self-service analytics to key performance indicators to users through an interactive, customizable workspace, analyze data exploration and natural language queries based on common business terms, create clear, compelling graphics and integrated scorecards to share with decision makers, retain familiar Microsoft Excel spreadsheets with enhanced functionality, and plan detailed, what-if scenario modelling with powerful hierarchy capabilities, enabling you to model attributes of hierarchies for more granular analysis.

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 data with Planning Analytics Workspace
  • Modify data and work in sandboxes
  • Create visualizations
  • Build a synchronized dashboard
  • Access data and objects quickly
  • Share content


This course is intended for Business Intelligence (BI) Report Authors, BI Report Consumers, BI Power Users (Developers, Support Staff), BI Managers, Financial Planners, Financial Analysts, Finance Managers, Marketing Analysts

Knowledge Level:  Introduction


A knowledge of your organization’s data and structure, as well as Microsoft Excel experience, is necessary. 


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