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Add random delay to triggered schedules - avoid report storm when triggered
Our ETL process issues triggers that are used for scheduling reports and events. What is happening, is that more and more objects are monitoring these triggers to fire processes such as reports and events. The trouble is that we are starting to ha...
Prohibit Concurrent Logins in Business BI (including mobile)
As noted in PMR 81027,442,000, our security function has cited us as having a security issue with the present ability to sign into IBM Cognos BI in multiple sessions at the same time. Per a discussion with IBM security, this is a BI session manage...
Currently there is no support from IBM on intgrating Cognos with "Cisco Tidal Enterprise Scheduler". This request is for Cognos to initiate support for TIDEL. Also comeup with guidelines/best Practices for Tidal-Cognos Integration.
Cube designer: Dimension short cuts renameable like Framework shortcuts
In cube designer, I have many date fields in many facts and all of them have different names, everything cant be called "Date".If I change the name of a dimension that resides in a cube, it changes all the other dimensions in cubes, therefore, I h...
Managing and administering to Schedules in Cognos Administration console
We are having challenges managing the number of schedules that exist in our environment. We have some questions around the management and administraiton of schedules. If these possibilities do not exist via advanced configuration parameters we wou...
The option that grant "own credentials" to others should be controled by a capability i.e. "Manage own credentials"
Under MyPreferences => Personal => under "Credentials" a user is always able to grant credentials to others, there is not way to deny this feature. For some customer this is a security risk although it does not mean to grant data security cr...
List of data sources in Cognos Administration listed in a flat list. We should use folder structures.
There is no way to organize the data sources in Cognos Connection Administration.The current offering is a list. It would be more advantageous to allow folders so an administrator could group the data sources in a more logical manner. The problem ...
Enhanced Security Auditing and Reporting for Cognos BI CAM - SOX Compliance
Issue: not able to audit details of changes made to security in BI CAM Request: System logs and reports on detailed activities of an action. Reason: We need the detail log level in order to be compliant with our internal CN SOX compliance requirem...
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