Training Courses & Descriptions

Date & Time Event Description Location
Tuesday March 18, 2014 from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM

High-Performance Analytics & Reporting on Terabytes of Data with IBM Cognos Dynamic Cubes

IBM Cognos 10.2 introduced Dynamic Cubes which enhance a user’s ability to perform complex analytics and reporting on large data sets – up to terabytes – of warehouse data.

IBM – Cambridge TEC Facility
1 Rogers Street
Cambridge, MA 02142
Wednesday April 2, 2014 from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM

How IBM Analytics is Helping Insurance Companies Improve Performance & Customer Satisfaction

This is an Executive Discussion on how IBM Analytics is helping insurance companies improve performance, customer satisfaction & profitability. Our industry expert will discuss the pain points & solutions, featuring use cases, followed by a high-level technology review of the synergy among Cognos, SPSS & PureData for Analytics (Netezza).

 IBM – Hartford
One Financial Plaza
Hartford, CT 06103-2608
Thursday April 3, 2014 from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM

How IBM Analytics is Driving Growth & Reducing Cost in Life Sciences

IBM and NES work together to help life sciences organizations manage, integrate, analyze and govern all their enterprise data – structured, semi-structured, or unstructured – to empower their researchers, caregivers, and management to improve efficiency, faster discovery, medicinal/product development and decreased costs.

IBM – Cambridge TEC Facility1 Rogers Street

Cambridge, MA 02142

Our goal with NES Onsite Training is to empower your team to get the most from your Cognos investment.

When we come onsite, we are able to target your specific business goals and maximize the training experience. In our opinion, training and transfer of knowledge is essential to maximizing ROI and the true business value of Cognos.

Cognos Onsite Training (see detailed descriptions below)

Need help? Contact us today.

Email us for information about onsite training for your company

  • Cognos Query Studio*
  • Cognos Analysis Studio*
  • Business Insight/Business Insight Advanced
  • Cognos Report Authoring*
  • Cognos Advanced Report Authoring
  • Cognos BI Administration
  • Cognos Transformer
  • Cognos Framework Manager
  • Cognos 10 5-day Boot Camp

* Customized Training Offered for this Course

Cognos Onsite Training PDF

Cognos Query Studio

Cognos Query Studio is a one-day, instructor-led course designed for business authors who want to learn how to create, modify and organize ad hoc reports. The course covers how to use different report capabilities and the appropriate use of each, how to graphically display the data, and how to create reports with the same look and feel through the use of templates. The course also covers basic administrative tasks, such as scheduling reports and delivering reports in different formats (HTML, PDF, Excel, etc.).

Intended Audience:
This course is intended for business and professional authors who want to create, modify, and organize ad hoc reports.

Cognos Analysis Studio

Cognos Analysis Studio is a one-day, instructor-led course that teaches business analysts to navigate and analyze data in Analysis Studio. Through a combination of lectures and hands-on workshops, attendees will discover trends, identify opportunities, and make better business decisions. Participants will learn techniques such as ranking, filtering, asymmetrical crosstabs, and graphing to help them analyze large volumes of data (whether OLAP or dimensionally modeled relational metadata). Also included is report management through Cognos Connection.

Intended Audience:
This course is intended for business analysts.

Contact Us Today

IBM Business Insight/ Business Insight Advanced

IBM Cognos Business Insight / Business Insight Advanced training is a two-day, instructor–led course that covers developing a reports and analysis via both multidimensional and relational data sources. Also the attendee will be introduced to Business Insight dashboard environment. An introduction to enhancing, customizing, and managing reports. Attendees will learn the report building process and participate in hands-on demos and workshops that illustrate key concepts while learning how to use the product.

Intended Audience:
This course is intended for analysts, business and professional authors who would like to learn this new tool from IBM

Cognos Report Authoring

Cognos Report Authoring is a two-day, instructor–led course that covers an introduction to Cognos Connection, report management through Cognos Connection, basic and intermediate report building techniques, and ways of enhancing, customizing, and managing professional reports in Report Studio. Attendees will learn the report building process and participate in hands-on demos and workshops that illustrate key concepts while learning how to use the product.

Intended Audience:
This course is intended for professional authors.

Training & WorkshopsCognos Advanced Report Authoring

Cognos Advanced Report Authoring is a three-day, instructor-led course designed for professional report authors. Through hands-on workshops, you will learn advanced techniques for creating, modifying, and distributing professional reports using Report Studio and Cognos Connection. In particular, you will examine and create query models, burst reports, examine and edit XML report specifications, set up drill-through access, and author advanced reports. You will also learn to manage an event in Event Studio. This includes managing the task execution rules, creating a schedule for an agent, and working with agents in Cognos Connection.

Intended Audience:
This course is intended for professional authors.

Cognos BI Administration

IBM Cognos BI Administration is a 2-day, instructor-led course that is designed to teach new administrators the fundamental responsibilities of administering servers and content in IBM Cognos BI. Through a combination of lectures and hands-on exercises, students will set up the IBM Cognos BI system, implement security, and manage the server components. Students will also monitor and schedule tasks, create data sources, manage and deploy content, manage content in IBM Cognos Connection, and configure IBM Cognos GO! Office.

Intended Audience:
This course is intended for models and administrators.

Cognos 5-day Boot Camp

New England Systems 5-day Boot camp is an A to Z introduction to IBM Cognos 10. Attendees will be introduced to both relational and multidimensional modeling, to report authoring focusing primarily on Report Studio techniques, to Business Insight Advanced and Business Insight dashboards, to administrative tasks such as security, portal management, scheduling, mashup services, portlets, Event Studio agents, Watch lists and many other options available inside IBM Cognos 10.

Intended Audience:
This course is intended for models and administrators.

IBM Cognos Transformer

IBM Cognos BI Transformer: Design Multidimensional Models (v10.1) is a 2-day, instructor-led course that provides participants with introductory to advanced knowledge of multidimensional modeling concepts, and how to model multidimensional for predictable reporting and analysis results using Transformer . Participants will learn the full scope of the multidimensional modeling process, from initial project creation, to publishing of metadata to the Web, enabling end users to easily author reports and analyze data.

Intended Audience:
This course is intended for data architects and database administrators.

Cognos Framework Manager

IBM Cognos BI Framework Manager: Design Metadata Models (v8.4) is a 3-day, instructor-led course that provides participants with introductory to advanced knowledge of metadata modeling concepts, and how to model metadata for predictable reporting and analysis results using Framework Manager. Participants will learn the full scope of the metadata modeling process, from initial project creation, to publishing of metadata to the Web, enabling end users to easily author reports and analyze data.

Intended Audience:
This course is intended for data architects and database administrators.


Warning: require_once(/home/emconerz/nesystems.com/wp-content/themes/nes/footer.php): failed to open stream: Permission denied in /home/emconerz/nesystems.com/wp-includes/template.php on line 501

Fatal error: require_once(): Failed opening required '/home/emconerz/nesystems.com/wp-content/themes/nes/footer.php' (include_path='.:/usr/local/lib/php:/usr/local/php5/lib/pear') in /home/emconerz/nesystems.com/wp-includes/template.php on line 501