IBM Cognos Training

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Course Schedule



Mon - Sat

07:30 PM - 10:00 PM ( IST )



Mon - Fri

11:00 AM - 02:00 PM ( IST )



Sat - Sun

05:30 AM - 06:30 AM ( IST )

Total Learners

890 Learners

LMS Access

365 days

Course duration

30 days


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Modes of Training

Corporate Training

Live, Classroom Or Self Paced Training

Online Classroom

Attend our Instructor Led Online Virtual Classroom

Self Paced Training

Comprehensive Recorded Videos by Experts to learn at your own pace

Course Features

Live Instructor-led Classes

This isn't canned learning. Its dynamic, its interactive, its effective

Expert Educators

Only the best or they're out. We are constantly evaluating our trainers

24&7 Support

We never sleep. Need something answered at 3 am? No Problem

Flexible Schedule

You don't learn as per our calendar. We work according to yours

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Course Curriculum

Overview of Data warehousing & Cognos 10.2.2 BI

  • Overview of Data warehousing Concepts
  • ETL Concepts
  • Business Intelligence Concepts
  • Reporting Concepts
  • Dimensional Modeling
  • SQL Joins
  • Introduction to Cognos
  • Cognos 10.2 BI Architecture 

Objects to work with

  • Create a project
  • Create a Data Source
  • Create New Query Subject
  • Create New Query Item
  • Create Calculations
  • Create Filters
  • Create Relationships
  • Create Business View
  • Create Model based Query
  • Merging Query Subjects
  • Shortcuts
  • Create Packages 

Working with Dashboards

  • The process of dashboarding in IBM Cognos 
  • Creating a dashboard by adding report content and tools, 
  • Exploring the drill through feature 
  • How to filter data in the dashboard, 
  • what is widget-to-widget communication, 
  • Sorting 
  • Grouping and calculating data. 

Advanced Topics

  • Macros
  • Session Parameters
  • Parameter Maps
  • Prompts 

Tier Architecture

  • Cognos Release (EP series7, Reportnet , Cognos 8.0/8,1/8.2/8.3)
  • Features of Cognos 8.4
  • Cognos Vs other OLAP tools
  • Cognos components (Modeling & Reporting)
  • Different cognos services.

Cognos Connections

  • Personalize cognos connection
  • Create and manage portals, shortcuts, report views.etc
  • Working with Cognos configuration, content Store
  • How to Connect to different Data Sources
  • Security setup
  • Import and Export of Package (Deployment)
  • Running the Report Burn
  • Scheduling Reports.

Report Studio

  • Type of Report Templates
  • Creating list, Cross Tab, Chart, repeater, Maps & Other Reports
  • Report templates, formatting Reports – fonts, style, header, footer, boarder…etc
  • Generating and Creating Prompt Page
  • Types of Prompts
  • Query Calculations & Layout Calculations
  • Static Filters and Dynamic Filters
  • Conditional Block
  • Conditional Formatting
  • Master Details
  • Cascading Prompt
  • HTML Items & Hyperlinks
  • Set Operators
  • Setting Burst Options
  • Drill through
  • Drill up & Drill down
  • Setting Variables
  • Report Functions
  • Report Validation
  • Reports Run with Options (separate course not included in this package)

Query Studio

  • Introduction
  • About Ad-hoc Reports
  • Types of Report(List, Cross Tab, Chart Reports & Others)
  • Applying Filters, Prompts & Calculations
  • Sorting, Grouping, Sections & Aggregate Functions
  • Run and Manage reports

Analysis Studio

  • Insert Data
  • Change the number of Visible Items
  • Nest Data
  • Replace Data
  • Sort Data
  • Explore Data
  • Change the measure
  • Drill down for Details
  • Hide Items
  • Insert a calculation
  • Save a custom set
  • Define a filter
  • Compare sets of data
  • Using Dynamic Context

Event Studio

  • Creating Agents
  • Adding Event conditions
  • Task and Task execution rules
  • Scheduling Agents

Course Description

What you will learn in this Online Cognos Training?

  • Learn how to manage frameworks and import data.
  • Create namespace and query subjects.
  • Learn about IBM Cognos Framework Manager and Cognos Administration.
  • Understand basics of Data Warehousing using Cognos Architecture.
  • Create namespace and query subjects.
  • Cognos 11 user interface features.

Who should take this Cognos Training?

  • ETL Developers and BI Pros
  • Database Architects, SQL Developers and Mainframe Professionals
  • Business Object Professionals and Project Managers.

What are the prerequisites for learning Cognos?

  • There are no such prerequisites to learn Cognos. Although having a basic idea of SQL can help. 


Do you have self paced training?

Yes, we offer self paced training

How do you provide training?

We offer three different modes of training. Instructor Led Live Training, Self Paced Training and Corporate Training

Do you offer any discounts?

Yes we offer discounts for group of 3 plus people.

Can I choose timings that suits my schedule?

Yes we are the only company where we work with students and offer flexible timings which fits your schedule

Who are the Instructors?

All our instructors are from MNC companies who have real time experience of more than 10 years.

Can I attend a demo session before joining?

Yes we offer a free demo session with the instructors. The trainer will answer all your queries and share the course agenda.

Course Reviews


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