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Using Cognos BI with Gmail

On IBM Analytics Supportlink I read an interesting article about using Gmail for testing with IBM Cognos. This article was written by Rick Blackwell, Senior Product Manager, IBM Analytics Find the link here to read the full article.  

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Cognos 10 installation on Linux

I found a discussion on the IBM Developer Works site about installing Cognos 10 on Linux. Find it here. Here are the highlights of this thread, written by Vijendra Sawant: 1. Check if the Linux Operating system is supported for the Cognos 10 version that you are trying to install.      Go to this link […]

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Framework Manager installation on Windows 7

Case: Today I tried to install Framework Manager 8.4 on a new Windows 7 machine. On starting the issetup.exe I got the notification “at least Windows 4.0 NT is required…….”. Solution: Go to the folder containing the issetup.exe. Right-click op issetup.exe and choose properties In the properties screen go to Compatibility. Highlight “Run this program […]

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Upgrade Cognos

To upgrade Cognos to a newer version requires some preperation. The following links give you some guidance for this upgrade: Upgrade to Cognos 10: http://www-01.ibm.com/software/analytics/cognos/customercenter/upgrade.html Upgrade proces: http://pic.dhe.ibm.com/infocenter/cbi/v10r2m0/index.jsp?topic=%2Fcom.ibm.swg.ba.cognos.inst_cr_winux.10.2.0.doc%2Fc_upgrade_upgradeprocess.html Upgrade tasks: http://pic.dhe.ibm.com/infocenter/cbi/v10r2m0/index.jsp?topic=%2Fcom.ibm.swg.ba.cognos.inst_cr_winux.10.2.0.doc%2Fc_similar_upgrade.html Planning the upgrade: http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21624935

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Framework Manager installation on Windows 7

Case: Today I tried to install Framework Manager 8.4 on a new Windows 7 machine. On starting the issetup.exe I got the notification “at least Windows 4.0 NT is required…….”. Solution: Go to the folder containing the issetup.exe.

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