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Monte Carlo simulation with TM1

A bit about Vangelis: Hi, I am Vangelis, I am from Greece and now I live in Sydney Australia. Currently, I’m working as a consultant at Infocube Consulting. I have expertise in IBM Cognos products, BI and TM1 and also in mathematics and statistics. My academic background consists of a BSc in Mathematics, MSc in Finance & Banking, MSc in Information & Telecommunications Technologies and a couple of certifications on … Continue Reading

Cognos Insight – Aligning using the Grid

Just found a cool little trick when organising widgets on a Cognos Insight Dashboard thanks to the team at IBM. You can hold shift while dragging or resizing widgets in Cognos Express to bring up the positioning grid. This makes alignment ridiculously easy. Cognos Insight – Olympic Medals – Australia – Swimming Click here for a 30-Day Free Trial of IBM Cognos Insight

IBM Cognos TM1 10.1 – The Installation

I’m going to talk through the installation of TM1 10.1. Prerequisites: Microsoft Visual C++ 2005 SP1 Redistributable Package Microsoft .NET 3.5 SP1 Framework Microsoft Chart Controls for Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5. Microsoft Excel Getting Started: To kick of you’ll need either an installation CD or Archive. When downloading directly from IBM’s website you’ll be using a “.tar.gz” archive. This can be extracted with winZip/7Zip or WinRAR. Within the Installation directory … Continue Reading