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[Enh] Allow an option to display filters being used inside of a workspace advanced report

When operating in other studios (such as Query Studio or Analysis Studio) any filters that are applied are shown directly within the report When a report gets run for workspace advanced filters that are applied do not get shown would like this fea...
over 7 years ago in Cognos Analytics 1 Planned for future release

Send out reports in PDF format to mobile recipients using Ipad App

The customer would like the functionality to send a PDF output of a report to mobile recipients. Currently you can only send a report in an html format using the Ipad App. The formatting is skewed when sending in an html format.
over 7 years ago in Cognos Analytics 0 Not under consideration

[ENH]Mobile : Need of a version management in the user's application.

Let's imagine you have the financial report at a monthly frequency. You want to keep 12 versions of this report always with you. Normally as user you should be able to select a report in Cognos Mobile and say 'I want the March version' . As of tod...
over 7 years ago in Cognos Analytics 1 Not under consideration

Enh: Ability to Maintain Different Versions of Bursted Active Report in Mobile App

The Cognos Mobile app looks at the StoreID metadata of Active Reports that are created in BI 10.2 and later instead of the file name. Multiple versions of the same report are bursted to the file system and then emailed to the iPad or Android user....
over 7 years ago in Cognos Analytics 0 Not under consideration

[ENH] ""Open In..."" functionality in Cognos Mobile

Would like to have the ability to use the iOS ""Open In..."" button within Cognos Mobile so that reports can be exported to another program like Dropbox iAnnotate etc... for further consumption annotation review.
over 7 years ago in Cognos Analytics 1 Not under consideration

Workspace Advanced Profile Parameter Support

We need to be able to pass a profile to Workspace Advanced through a parameter on the URL query string. This would select the correct profile for a user with multiple profiles without prompting the user to choose.
over 7 years ago in Cognos Analytics 0 Not under consideration

[Installation and Upgrade] Improving Platform Analytics Node Installation

Need improve Platform Analytics node installation to avoid to login to PMC GUI to register an EGO service.The installation script must be doing this automatically.
over 7 years ago in Spectrum Symphony / Future Version 2 Not under consideration

Ipaddress similar to how we have distributed dynamic vipa on z/OS

Here's the scenarioState Farm has a client server where they catalog a single node of the purescale cluster 10.5/FP5 then then connect successfully from a 10.5/FP4 client, they then run a statement, then kill a member, the connection gets rerouted...
over 7 years ago in Db2 / Serviceability 0 Not under consideration

Support for Azure SQLDB instance

JNetDirect driver is fairly old in Cognos BI, so it would very nice to have does updated to support using Microsoft Azure SQL DB instances as contentstore.
over 7 years ago in Cognos Analytics 2 Not under consideration

New DB2 LUW Authentication Option

We would like a compatibility mode for SERVER_ENCRYPT authentication. It would provide a grace period for client connections before encryption is enforced via SERVER_ENCRYPT. Essentially, it would allow DB2 Clients to connect with either clear tex...
over 7 years ago in Db2 / Security 0 Not under consideration