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October 18 – 29, 2021

Learn basic navigation, enhanced user experience, security and administration reporting to help all Cognos end users understand how to use the new Cognos Cloud environment.  

Instructors: Shirley McNeel, Terry Lane, Barbara Bill, Amanda Lee, & Kara Beth
Webinar Date: October 18 – 29, 2021
Times: 9 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. EST
Cost: $199/day/individual
Registration limit: up to 50 people
Note: *Materials may be provided, recorded sessions are not included and are available for purchase at a later date.

Agenda:

Day 1: Navigation & System Design

  • Basic Navigation and User Experience
  • Introduction to Report Studio
  • Report Prompts, Filters and Formatting
  • Report level Calculations
  • Creating report Headers and Footers
  • Understanding Queries and Query Joins
  • Embedded SQL Queries
  • Drill Through Reports
  • Using Report Functions
  • ERD location and reference use

Day 2: Administration and Security

  • Administration
    • Cloud Admin limitations
      • Tips & Tricks
      • Hiding packages and folders while allowing run reports
    • Content¬†Administration
      • Initial report migration
    • Access to Framework Manager access Cloud
      • up AD for Cloud ID
      • 2FA Access
    • Access to Admin console
      • Limited in Cloud
      • Features for on-premise
        • System status
        • Capabilities
        • Content Manager
        • Scheduling
  • ¬†Security
    • Dispatchers & Services / Advanced properties
    • Data Sources
    • Security
    • Overview of CER/CAP security
    • CAP vs. previous standard AD security
    • Standard CER groups and permissions
    • Default folder permissions
    • Assigning folder permissions to new or imported objects
    • Creating custom groups
    • Review CER security spreadsheet
      • Object and Capability permissions
      • Standard access requirements
    • Content migrations and assigning security
    • Migrating framework model security