IBM Cognos Express Essentials

IBM Cognos Express Essentials


Course Description

The course will provide students with a general overview of the functionalities offered by the full suite of Cognos Express, and is designed as a combination of lectures and hands-on exercises.

  • Duration: 2 days
  • Language: English
  • Format: Instructor-led
  • Location: Aexis' premises or onsite
  • Audience: administrators and users who will be using Cognos Express
  • Prerequisites: Database or SQL experience recommended, experience using the Windows operating system, experience using a web browser

Course Objectives

The course focuses on different types of users and covers the following objectives:

  • New administrators: fundamental responsibilities of how to configure, and administer IBM Cognos Express products
  • New users: description of the functionalities of each of the different components Cognos Reporting, Cognos Excelerator and Cognos Advisor
  • Current users: to enlarge their view, and get a complete picture of Cognos Express
  • Planning is a separate topic, and is not included in the scope of this course.