B6025G – IBM Cognos Analytics: Introduction to Authoring (SPVC)

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The IBM Cognos Analytics: Introduction to Authoring (v11.0) course presents you with ways to create, enhance, customize, and manage reports and charts using IBM Cognos Analytics - Reporting. Students will view demonstrations and work through scenarios that illustrate key introductory concepts while exploring the basics of the Reporting tool.

Course Length: 0.5 day(s)

Course Price: $99 CAD

Available Course Formats:

  • Self-Paced Virtual Classroom

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Course: B6025G – IBM Cognos Analytics: Introduction to Authoring (SPVC)

Introduction to the Reporting application

  • Identify the basics of IBM Cognos Analytics - Reporting
  • Create and generate a report
  • Work with dimensionally-modeled relational and dimensional data sources
  • Work with personal data sources and data modules

Create list and crosstab reports

  • Work with list reports
  • Aggregate data in list reports
  • Multi-fact queries in list reports
  • Add repeated information to list reports
  • Create simple crosstab reports
  • Create complex crosstab reports
  • Sort and format crosstab reports

Present data graphically

  • Create chart reports
  • Work with gauge charts and pie charts
  • Customize charts
  • Display visualizations in reports

Focus reports using filters and prompts

  • Focus reports using filters
  • Focus reports using prompts

Course assessment

  • 20 questions to test the student's understanding of the WBT content




  • Knowledge of your business requirements
  • Experience using the Windows operating system
  • Experience using a Web browser

Self Paced

Students can receive the same high-quality training, with the same courseware at their own speed and schedule with SPVC.  Individuals with busy schedules can complete a course over a 30-day timeframe at a lower price than in-class or ILO courses. Please note that there is no live interaction with an instructor in this format.