Riskonnect University Agenda:
Cognos BIA

9:00     Business Intelligence
Riskonnect and Cognos; Analytics Tools Comparison; User License Types

9:20     Cognos Connection
User Interface Tour; Report Folders; Running Reports; Setting Report Properties

10:00     Business Insight Advanced
Editing an Existing Report; BIA Workspace Tour; Creating a New Report

10:30     Break

10:45     Building, Styling and Filtering
Design, Format and Labels; Standard and Basic Filtering; Combined Filters; Parameters

12:00     Lunch

1:00      Query Calculations
Syntax; Examples

1:45     Visualizing Data
Grouping and Sectioning; Crosstabs; Page Layouts

2:30     Break

2:45     Hands-On Workshop: Basic Reports
Sample Reports

4:00     Distribution
Scheduling; Report Views

4:45      Wrap-Up


Program Learning Objectives
Upon completing this course you will be able to:

  • Run and schedule standard reports
  • Build and edit reports using the BIA workspace
  • Enhance data using calculated fields
  • Conduct point-in-time reporting
  • Enable optional filter prompts
  • Create saved filtered views of reports

Program Description
Cognos Business Intelligence Advanced (BIA) provides self-service business intelligence that enables users to efficiently navigate and access data to create and run customized reports and dashboards. This one-day, hands-on course is ideal for analytics experts.

Program Level: Basic
Program Prerequisites: Must be a Riskonnect client
Advanced Preparation: None
Course Format: Group Live
CPE Credit: 7
Field of Study: Information Technology

Location: Online
Course Length: One Day
Cost: $1,000
Price includes up to 3 attendees. Please contact us for volume discounts.