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#Cognos Analytics: Tips for creating themes

Arguably the hardest part of the analytics reporting process is the design phase. What colors and images do you wish to use? Cognos Analytics makes it easy to answer these questions—it offers customizable themes that can be applied to your reports and visualizations. You may wish to work with...

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Getting started formatting Dynamic Reports in #Planning Analytics for Microsoft Excel

Do you find formatting new and existing data from your organization too complex? Dynamic Reports are an excellent way to modify data in IBM® Planning Analytics for Microsoft Excel. You can use Dynamic Reports to format and visualize your organization's data for optimized performance. The...

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Getting oriented in IBM #Planning Analytics for Microsoft Excel

As a new user, sometimes you may find user interfaces daunting and intimidating. Luckily, IBM Planning Analytics for Microsoft Excel provides a user interface that's easy to grasp and get oriented in! In IBM Planning Analytics for Microsoft Excel, there are only four main areas to the user...

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IBM #Cognos Analytics Learning Center

The IBM Cognos Analytics Learning Center is a great resource for just in time learning on topics that matter to you. It provides access to short videos demonstrating the product and it's capabilities, and links to additional information and resources about IBM Cognos Analytics. It is intuitively...

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Storytelling enhancements in Cognos Analytics 11.0.6

With the release of 11.0.6 we have added additional guided journey templates, more animations, made it easier to work with the timeline and pins. New Guided Journey Templates Guided journey now contains four new templates to allow users to tell their stories in more engaging ways. One of...

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Data without a story is like a palette without a painting

A, B, C, D…we have 26 alphabet characters in the English language. We have 2 versions of each, upper and lower case. That gives us 52 characters from which to form words. This is the data. But have you ever wondered where “upper and lower case” came from? In the early days of printing, each...

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Storytelling enhancements in Cognos Analytics 11.0.5

Storytelling was introduced in Cognos Analytics 11.0.4, and continues to grow with each release. In Cognos Analytics 11.0.5 we introduced three exciting new capabilities, Infographic Summary, animations and a new story arc titled Guided journey. Infographic Summary The infographic summary...

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