You can start getting familiar with IBM Cognos Analytics by using the sample data sets provided. These data sets have all been tested with IBM Cognos Analytics, and are the basis for many of the samples and videos.
To use these data assets:
- Download the file
- Log in to IBM Cognos Analytics
- On the Welcome page, click New and select Upload files in the left navigation bar to browse and select the data file
- Optionally, you can create a data module if you want to rename your objects, create calculations, set sort orders, change data types, etc.