In this IBMAr RedbooksAr publication, we describe the role CognosAr plays in an Information On Demand (IOD) solution for IBM System zAr and detail the functions of IBM Cognos 8 BI for LinuxAr on System z in current deployment scenarios. We show typical deployment architectures that show how to access disparate data sources both on and off the System z platform and show how the functions of the Cognos family of products provides a way to consolidate different BI solutions on System z. We provide examples of Cognos functions for resolving business requirements using reporting and OLAP capabilities as well as general deployment considerations of IBM Cognos 8 BI for Linux on System z. This publication is meant to help the Cognos Business Intelligence professional understand the strong points of System z architecture and the database specialist appreciate the Cognos family of products.... following Cognos standard formats: Hypertext document (HTML) Portable document format (PDF) MS Excel (XLS and CSV) ... Table 3-1 lists the products or functionalities described in this 76 Leveraging IBM Cognos 8 BI for Linux on IBManbsp;...
|Title||:||Leveraging IBM Cognos 8 BI for Linux on IBM System z|
|Author||:||Paolo Bruni, Andre Kres, Riccardo Paganelli, James Wilson, IBM Redbooks|
|Publisher||:||IBM Redbooks - 2010-02-01|