IBM Cognos Analytics: Author Reports Fundamentals (V11.1.x) (B6258G) – Contenuti

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What is IBM Cognos Analytics - Reporting? • The Welcome page • Consume report content • Interactive filtering • Working with reports

Dimensionally modeled relational data

Use personal data sources and data modules • Upload personal data • Upload custom images • Using navigation paths in a data module

Examine list reports • Group data • Format columns • Include headers and footers

Aggregate fact data • Identify differences in aggregation

Multiple facts and repeated information • Use shared dimensions to create multi-fact queries • Present repeated information

Add repeated information to reports • Create a mailing list report

Create crosstab reports • Add measures to a crosstab • Data sources for a crosstab

Create complex crosstab reports • Add items as peers • Create crosstab nodes and crosstab members

Work with crosstab data • Format, sort, and aggregate a crosstab

Create discontinuous crosstab reports

Create visualization reports • Visualization categories • Customize visualizations • Client side visualizations • Enhanced map visualizations

Focus reports using filters • Create filters to narrow the focus • Use advanced detail filters • Apply a filter with aggregation • Use summary filters

Focus reports using prompts • Examine parameters and prompts • Create a parameter for a report item • Add a prompt page • Add a prompt item to a report • Identify a prompt type • Create a cascading prompt

Use calculations • What are calculations? • Add Date and Time functions • Add string functions • Display prompt selections in report titles

Customize reports with conditional formatting • Three steps for conditional formatting • Create a variable • Assign the variable to a report object • Format based on the conditional value • Conditionally render report objects

Drill-through definitions • Navigate to related data

Enhance report layout • View the structure of a report • Use Guided report layout • Force page breaks • Create horizontal pagination • Modify the report structure • Format objects across reports

Use additional report-building techniques • Enhance a report design • Add objects to reports • Convert a list to a crosstab • Explore reuse