Course Overview

IBM Cognos 8 Business Viewpoint: Manage Dimensions (V8.4) is a two-day, instructor-led course in which participants will learn to manage dimensions across the enterprise. Participants will import data, create dimensions, hierarchies, levels, and attributes. They will also define security on these objects, create workflows, reconcile nominated data, publish and distribute the dimensions to other applications or users.

Who Should Attend

This course is intended for modelers.

Course Certifications

This course is part of the following Certifications:


Knowledge of dimensional modeling (Recommended), preferably having completed

Course Objectives

Plrease refer to course overview.

Course Content

Introduction to IBM Cognos 8 Business Viewpoint

Model Dimensional Objects

Enhance Dimensions

Administration and Security

Manage the Dimension Change Process

Use Business Viewpoint Client to Synchronize Data

Integrate with Cognos 8 BI Components