Business Intelligence Competency Center Common View  -  Deep Understanding  -  Better Decisions

Cognos Reporting Tool Training 

Users consuming data from enterprise resources use Cognos as their main reporting tool for operational data.  Courses listed below are based on user roles and licensing.  Please review roles needed for your position with your supervisor.

COG 101 - Cognos Analytics Navigation

Introductory course for all Cognos users.  Course covers basic navigation, report usage features, folder and report properties, and report output options.

Cognos Analytics Navigation Training Manual

Cognos Analytics Navigation Showcase

COG 111 - Cognos Analytics Scheduler

Completion of COG 101 is required.  Create scheduled report output within the Cognos portal for email distribution or viewing within Cognos Analytics. User best practices and scheduler properties and options are also covered. 

Cognos Analytics Scheduler manual and courses coming soon!

COG 300 - Query Studio - Replacement course coming soon!

The replacement course and manual for the Query Studio replacement is in process.  

COG 401 - Cognos Analytics Authoring

Completion of COG 101 or HR/FI Data Training is required.  Cognos Analytics Authoring is a two day course offering report authoring capabilities including manual query joins, advanced formatting and filtering, prompt generation, and paging controls.  This tool allows a more robust experience in data handling and report construction.

Cognos Analytics Authoring manual and courses coming soon!

Cognos Analytics Authoring Showcase

Helpful Links

Purdue University, 610 Purdue Mall, West Lafayette, IN 47907, (765) 494-4600

© 2015 Purdue University | An equal access/equal opportunity university | Copyright Complaints | Maintained by BICC

Trouble with this page? Disability-related accessibility issue? Please contact BICC at bicc@purdue.edu.