Cognos New Features for Consumers

Beginning/Intermediate 1 day

In this course you will learn to

  • Review new features
  • Navigate the new user interface
  • Define subscriptions, scheduling and jobs
  • Set personal preferences
  • Use report outputs (HTML, Excel, PDF)
  • Create report views



Included in this course

  • Hands-on exercises
  • Course manual
  • Certified ADA section 508 compliant (self-paced)

Suggested attendees

Business analysts and professional report authors. No previous experience required, but it is helpful to have used Cognos.

Choose Format

Self-paced learning

Course Outline

  • Discuss new features of Cognos Analytics 11.x
  • Navigate the interface
    • Learn how to search for content
    • Open and view existing reports
    • Change the home screen
    • Review help options
    • Log a session
    • Discuss the inbox
  • Subscriptions, schedules and jobs
    • Subscribe to a report
    • Create a schedule
    • Set notifications
    • Build a job
  • Examine and set personal preferences
  • Run a simple report and view output
  • Create a report view