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Status Functionality already exists
Workspace Cognos Analytics
Created by Guest
Created on Jun 4, 2019

R Integration in Cognos Analytics

Similar to Jupyter notebook support, It would be great to have R support in Cognos.

  1. Capability to process R Script using data sources in Cognos
  2. Parameters could be passed into R Script via Prompt for e.g. user can choose x periods  history to forecast y period in future.  
  3. Use the output from R (both Data and Visual) into Dashboard/Report.
Needed by Date Dec 31, 2019
  • Guest
    Aug 28, 2020

    Cognos Analytics Notebooks supports R as of release 11.1.6