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Customize Dashboard Templates

As an author of a dashboard in Cognos Analytics, I would like to be able to customize my own templates to adapt them to each case.
over 4 years ago in Cognos Analytics 1 Delivered

Refreshbutton in Cognos BI 11 Portal

In contrast to IBM Cognos 10.X the portal of IBM Cognos Analytics does not offer a refresh button to refresh the content of the folder the user gets displayed.
about 5 years ago in Cognos Analytics 2 Delivered

Providing a new HPU parameter so that we can chose the number of BSAM buffers for SORTIN.

When unloading and sorting data due to ORDER BY option, HPU reads data from tablespace and write it to DFSORT SORTIN dataset via QSAM with BUFNO=60, that is a default. In the environment where zHPF is enabled, DFSORT has used BSAM for SORTIN sinc...
about 3 years ago in Db2 High Performance Unload for z/OS 4 Delivered

Make logprimary and logfilsiz online configurable

If workload increases on system, it might be necessary to adjust (typically increase) the available active log space. System downtime is not acceptable in our days. It is sufficient if the log files get resized before re-use and the amount of log ...
over 4 years ago in Db2 / Configuration Parameters 2 Delivered

Search the available object in Package

No provision to search the object in the package.
almost 7 years ago in Cognos Analytics 4 Delivered

Cascading filters in Dashboard

In the Dashboard tool in Cognos Analytics when we use two different filters from the same package/table, filtering on one column does not filter the second column to narrow the values to a smaller subset.
about 4 years ago in Cognos Analytics 2 Delivered

Add screen tip option in Cognos 11 to show reprot description along with report name when we hover mouse over report name

See report description when we hover over report name from report's list in cognos 11.6
over 5 years ago in Cognos Analytics 1 Delivered

SPSS Modeler Japanese Text Analysis support

Japanese text analysis didn't implement for v18.1 , though it had been supported until v18.0 , due to third vendor component dependency.
over 5 years ago in SPSS Modeler / SPSS Modeler 1 Delivered

Ability To Use and Customize D3 Javascript Visualizations in Cognos Analytics

Request is to be able to import any custom D3 javascript visualization into the Cognos Analytics Rave 2.0 engine and customize it using the RAVE customization tools. It should be available for use in Cognos Analytics against any "Report" or "Dashb...
about 6 years ago in Cognos Analytics 2 Delivered

"Union All" Feature request in Data Modules in CA11

We started using the data module tool much more and realized how convenient it is to do calculations, filters and merge data between multiple sources.But we feel that adding a union all (we already have join) feature in the data modules will signi...
over 5 years ago in Cognos Analytics 2 Delivered