Public Training: IBM Cognos Analytics - Intro to Reporting

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Join PMsquare for a virtual public training on Cognos Analytics tool: Reporting. This one day class is an introduction to the new Cognos 11 interface and functionality as well as a review of the basics.

Date: Thursday, September 12th

Duration: 1 day, 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM Central Time

Instructor: Sonya Fournier, Senior Consultant and Training Coordinator

Cost: $699

Logistics: Register for the training via our GoToTraining platform by following the below “Register Now” link. Upon registration, attendees will receive a confirmation email with instructions detailing how to join the GoToTraining event on the date of training. Participants will also receive a communication from the instructor with training environment link, credentials, and virtual training manual (PDF) 1 week before the training. The day of training, simply join the GoToTraining to participate. The session will be interactive like an in-person training and the instructor will stop for questions, feedback, etc. as you go.

Questions: Contact our Training group directly:


  • Examine Cognos Analytics environment

  • Examine Cognos Analytics interactive report output functionality

  • Examine report authoring

  • Create reports (crosstabs, charts, lists)

  • Sort data output

  • Group related rows

  • Summarize data

  • Create calculations

  • Filter data

  • Prompt data

  • Highlight report data with conditional styles

  • Integrate external data

  • Discuss differences between building reports with relational sources vs dimensional sources