Welcome to IBM Cognos 10

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Business Analytics

Welcome to IBM Cognos 10


What’s New in Licensing










January 28, 2011



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Overview of IBM Cognos capabilities


Dashboarding


Ad
-
Hoc Reporting


Analysis


Disconnected/offline Reporting


Professional Report Development


Statistics


Scorecarding


Collaboration


BI Extensions
-

mobile, search, MS Office integration, CAFÉ, RTM


Metadata Modeling


OLAP Modeling


Administration, LifeCycle
upgrade/migrate


Optional
-

ETL
(data[mart/warehouse] builder),
SDK, Predictive Analytics

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Overview of IBM Cognos 8 Roles

Admin

Consumer

Author

User Roles

Administrator /
Modeler

BI Professional,

Professional Author



Business
Author/Analyst

Consumer

Enhanced Consumer

Recipient

Remote Distribution


Access to interactive reports


Access to static reports


Reports by email


Ad
-
Hoc reporting/Analysis


Professional Report
Development


Access to ALL capabilities, incl.
administration and modeling

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IBM Cognos 10: Role
-
based Licensing Structure Is
Unchanged

Administer

Author

Consume

BI Administrator

BI Professional

Advanced Business Author

Business Author

Business Analyst

Business Manager

BI Enhanced Consumer

BI Consumer

BI Recipient

IBM Cognos 8 BI Customers gain access to new features.

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IBM Cognos 10
-

Recommended User Roles


BI Administrator



BI Professional


BI Advanced Business Author



BI Enhanced Consumer


Building Block For Higher Level Roles


Administer

Author

Consume

Entry level Role for

Business Insight,
Active

Reports,
Collaboration

Entry Level Role for

Business Insight



Advanced Mode

Entry Role to author reports

With Statistics

Required role to use

Virtual View Manager,

Lifecycle Manager


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Example of Trade
-
up Opportunities for Consumption and
Authoring Level Roles

Administer

Author

Consume

BI Administrator

BI Professional

BI Advanced Business Author

Business Author

Business Analyst

BI Enhanced Consumer

BI Consumer

BI Recipient

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Functionality

License

Notes

Statistical Analysis

New Statistics Server
License



Separate installable component,

appears as service on BI bus.



Statistical report authoring functionality

available to BI Professional or

Professional Author



Reports including statistics can be

consumed by any licensed BI users

Business Insight
Standard Mode


BI Enhanced Consumer



Replaces Go! Dashboard

Business Insight
Advanced Mode

Advanced Business Authors



Replaces Report Studio Express

What License is needed for specific functionality…

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Functionality

License

Notes

Collaboration

Enhanced Consumer
and
higher gain rights if licensed by
Authorized User Price Metric

New Cognos Collaboration
license
to provide rights to
customers purchasing Cognos
BI by PVU

Interactive Report
Output &
Consumption

Enhanced Consumer

Next generation
Query service

No specific licensing


part of
core functionality

Real
-
Time
Monitoring

New RTM Server License
available by PVU metric




Consumption rights added to

Enhanced Consumer and higher

What License is needed for specific functionality…

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Aligning Persona with User Roles / License Options

Persona

Core License Role

New Capabilities

License
Options

Executives &
Business
Users

BI Enhanced Consumer


Active Reports


Business Insight


Collaboration



Mobile add
-
on




Business
Managers &
Analysts



BI Advanced Business
Author



Business Insight


Advanced mode


Collaboration and
Enhanced Event
Management




Mobile add
-
on



CAFE


Advanced
Business &
Financial
Analysts



BI Professional


Business Insight


Advanced mode


External Data Support


IBM Cognos Statistics
exposed in Report Studio if
Statistics is licensed



TM1 Contributor
for WIA



CAFÉ



Mobile add
-
on

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Aligning Persona with User Roles / License Options

Persona

Core License
Role

New Capabilities

License Options

IT Managers,
Administrators
and BI
Professionals

BI Administrator



Dynamic Query Mode



Performance and Scalability
improvements



Model Accelerator



Enhanced System
Management


Upgrades, Lifecycle
Manager, and Multi
-
version co
-
existence



Cognos Analytic Server
+ TM1 Modeler



Mobile Server



RTM Server



Statistics Server is
optional license in

Core
BI package

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IBM Cognos 10


What’s New in Licensing


Summary


Q&A