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Caveat Around Concurrent Data Loads - Part B

Posted by Shyam Ramakrishnan on July 20, 2018

Welcome back, for those who had read Part A of this blog, hope you would have tested Parallel Interaction and benefitted from it. For those who haven’t, you can read it at http://blog.octanesolutions.com.au/caveat-around-concurrent-data-loads-part-a

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Topics: Business Intelligence, TM1 How To, IBM PA, PAW, PAW and PA, TM1 hidden feature, TM1 Support, Octane Software Solutions, TurboIntegrator, TI Optimisation

Cognos Analytics 11.0.11.0 is now available for download

Posted by Martin Liwosz on May 11, 2018

 

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Topics: Business Intelligence, Upgrade, Octane Software Solutions

Cognos BI 10.2.x is alive again!!

Posted by Bidesh Pal on April 27, 2018

Most who are still on Cognos Business Intelligence software version 10.2.x would know that the software version was due End of Service this April 2018. It was quite dreading for existing users who had not planned an upgrade to Cognos Analytics (or C11 as it is called within IBM) just yet as it wasn’t really a straight forward version upgrade but a complete overhaul in the way you would interact with Cognos BI; more intuitive, user friendly and insightful but requires a bit of learning and a little more unlearning. 

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Topics: Business Intelligence, PlanningAnalytics, Cognos 10.2.x, TM1 Support

Little known TM1 Feature - Ad hoc Consolidations

Posted by Srinivas STP on April 12, 2018

In this blog, let me explain you about one of the hidden/unused feature from IBM Cognos TM1.

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Topics: Insider, Technical, Business Intelligence, PlanningAnalytics, TM1, TM1 Training, How to, TM1 How To, TM1 on cloud, TM1 hidden feature

Code deployments without downtime / restarts

Posted by Sasidaran MR on March 22, 2018

One of the major challenges of promoting code to successive instances is packaging the code for promotion and finding a slot for downtime. Not to mention the sequence of steps required to carry out the procedures and to communicate to one and all about the impending downtime. Adding to this difficulty is finding downtime when users are accessing the application from across the globe.So irrespective of deployment size, either major or minor, the deployment process is never going to be easy. However you can potentially overcome this using one of the TM1 Suite tools.

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Topics: Technical, Business Intelligence, TM1, How to, Planning Analytics

IBM PA Workspace Installation & Benefits for Windows 2016

Posted by Srinivas STP on February 27, 2018

In this weeks blog, our team make it our duty to shine some light on right tool your company can choose to meet your business needs. We will cover the much discussed benefits of installing and using IBM's Planning Analytics workspace on Windows 2016.

Contents
    1. What is PA and PAW
    2. PAW and Windows 2016
    3. Benefits on PAW on Windows 2016

 

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Topics: Technical, Business Intelligence, PlanningAnalytics, TM1, TM1 Training, Aritificial Intelligence, Upgrade, Finance, Accounting, Planning Analytics, PA, IBM PA, Planning Analytics Workspace, IBM Microsoft Windows Compatibility, PA and PAW, PAW, PA Workspace, PAW and PA

A TM1 Guide on How To for Dummies

Posted by Ismail Syed on February 24, 2018

Contents
  1. How to Create Dynamic Parameters for TM1
  2. How to Build a Scorecard using TM1 Architect
  3. How to Enhance TM1 Security on a 'Need to Know' Basis
  4. How to Use Stargate Views for TM1 Cube Viewer

 

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Topics: Business Intelligence, TM1, TM1 Training, Finance, Accounting, How to, TM1 How To

Impacts to Accounting & Finance by Artificial Intelligence Automation

Posted by Martin Liwosz on January 15, 2018

As business implements more and more technology to streamline their operations the benefits of saving time, minimising costs, increasing productivity and better accuracy are starting to be realised. This means this is hardly a trend that will fade anytime soon. If you or your business are not 'there yet' it’s better to catch up now rather than being left behind with the rest of the competition.

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Topics: Business Intelligence, Aritificial Intelligence, AI, Finance, Accounting

How to improve the performance of a Dynamic Subset?

Posted by Sasidaran MR on December 18, 2017

As a TM1 consultant, one of our challenging tasks is improving performance.

Often dynamic subsets cause memory leakage and in turn affect performance. Let’s discuss, how to convert dynamic subset to static subset with an example.

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Topics: Technical, Business Intelligence, PlanningAnalytics, TM1

IBM TM1 10.2 vs IBM Planning Analytics

Posted by Srinivas STP on December 12, 2017

Loss vs Gain?

As we know – one thing that is constant is change and in the technology the change is always for the advancement from current and improvising the existing features.

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Topics: Business Intelligence, PlanningAnalytics, TM1, Upgrade