IBM Cognos 8 BI Transformer: Design OLAP Models (v8.4) is a four-day, instructor-led course that provides participants with knowledge of OLAP modeling concepts using Transformer. Participants will learn how to design, build, and maintain PowerCubes for use in IBM Cognos 8 BI so that end users can easily analyze data.
This course is intended for developers who design OLAP models for use in IBM Cognos 8 BI.
Overview of IBM Cognos 8 BI
Discuss the fundamentals of OLAP modeling
Plan, design, and work with the model plan
Work with data sources and build a model
Examine the time dimension and relative time
Use multiple data sources
Work with measures and currency conversion
Create alternate hierarchies within a dimension
Advanced dimensional modeling
Customize cube content
Maintain models and PowerCubes
Considerations for designing successful PowerCubes
Drill Through considerations for IBM Cognos 8 BI
Identify common data structures