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Assistant / Ask a question in Reporting

The assistant functionality where questions can be asked is readily available in Dashboards & Explorations. This RFE is to add similar functionality in reporting. We have a use-case where business-oriented people, that would only occasionally ...
3 days ago in Cognos Analytics / Reporting 0 Submitted

Calculations to use the current name as in reports when calculations are used in dashboard

We would like the names of calculations used in other calculations when the name of the calculation is changed. Currently it will always show the original name of the calculated member.
3 days ago in Cognos Analytics / Dashboard 0 Submitted

Job queue visible to any Author with access to the Job/Report

At our university, each department has its own reporting team, and they are responsible for scheduling their own jobs and reports. However, Cognos only allows a developer to see the reports that they themselves scheduled -- not the entire departme...
4 days ago in Cognos Analytics / Portal 0 Submitted

Prompting based on a filter in dashboard with TM1 Source or filtering based on measures.

The Dashboard needs to have prompting the same way reports has or at least filtering based on measure should be enabled. This would have a very significant impact on the usability of tm1 cubes with Cognos Analytics dashboards. There is need for th...
9 days ago in Cognos Analytics / Dashboard 0 Submitted

DBT Semantic layer integration

Universal semantic layer for all analytics tools, including Cognos Analytics. If Cognos wants to stay relevant, and not replaced by alternative products, please embrace the modern stack and a universal semantic layer. Many years ago, it was at mul...
11 days ago in Cognos Analytics / Data Access and Modelling 0 Submitted

Add the Go Sale dimensional sample model to the on demand version

Hello,As dimensional modelling and development is an important part of Cognos Analytics, I don't understand why there is no dimensional sample model on the on demand version. This would help people to understand, test and train on the dimensionnal...
12 days ago in Cognos Analytics / Cognos Cloud 0 Submitted

Remove Default Output Format In Run As And/Or Run In Background Screens

The HTML output format is particularly unsuitable for batch/background runs, which are generally intended for downloading larger data sets for users to work with the data locally. Larger data sets cause the HTML output file size to balloon, and wo...
15 days ago in Cognos Analytics / Reporting 0 Submitted

REST-API calls with searchpath as alternative to StoreID

To view at the REST-API as a future replacement for our SDK implementation the first what is not practical is that it is not possible to call most of the interfaces with the searchpath parameter but only with StoreID. We would like to request that...
16 days ago in Cognos Analytics / Administration 0 Submitted

open and use attribute (expand) content for datamodules in report creation, same as functionality in dashboards

We want to use the datamodules "members" in report creation directly. Same as the usage in dashboard. We can expand for example a attribute "country" to show up the distinct categories like "germany", "france" etc. for selection and filtering. Th...
17 days ago in Cognos Analytics / Data Access and Modelling 0 Submitted

multilanguage translations to datamodules, same as in frameworkmanager

As an international company we need translations of attributes within datamodules to different language. This affects the attribute names and also the delivered content / flied in the database to for example multiple translations. For a example a...
17 days ago in Cognos Analytics / Data Access and Modelling 0 Submitted