TM1 FEEDSTRINGS: What Is It and How Do You Use It

You’ve probably have across a rule that has SKIPCHECK at the start. You might have noticed that also,…

How to Limit TM1 Rule Scope (and speed up your model!)

Simple method for cutting down the calculation overhead of TM1 rules for a multi year forecasting model by limiting rule scope.

Roll Forward

How to Roll Forward Values from One Period to the Next in TM1

Accumulating values in TM1 over multiple years. Cumulative values are very useful in a rolling forecast or cash flow calculation model. This shows in detail how to create a cumulative values with colour coded examples.

ELISPAR TM1 Function: Use and Syntax

ELISPAR tests if an element is a direct child of a parent in a dimension in TM1. Here we explain how to use it, provide examples and compare it to ELISANC.

Use of @= in TM1

@= in TM1: How to Use it in Rules and Processes

@= is used in TM1 for evaluation of operators in TM1 Rules and TI Processes. Here we explain how it is used and give examples for both rules and processes.

ConsolidatedAvg TM1 Function: Syntax, Use and Examples

ConsolidatedAvg is used to calculate a single consolidated average value of child values at the n level. For…

Rounding in TM1 – The Complete Guide!

ROUND and ROUNDP are often confused and users expect them to behave the same as the Excel function. They are very similar but are different to the Excel treatment. Here is a complete explanation of both functions, a comparison to Excel ROUND and screenshots of the usage of both functions.

How to Dynamically Assign Information based on Data Entry

How to create a planning model where users can enter or select variables in one location and TM1 then assigns the data dynamically to all required dimensions. For example, in a budgeting model to plan labour centrally and assign people to cost centres dynamically.

YEAR Function in TM1: Syntax and Use

The YEAR function in TM1 allows us to extract the number representing the Year from a date. Here we explain it’s syntax and give an example combining it with the DATE function.

Feeding from a Consolidation to a Leaf Element in TM1

How, in TM1/Planning Analytics, to feed from a consolidated element in one cube to a leaf element in another cube using a single consolidation feeder with a worked example.

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