- Report Studio
Cognos gives a consistent single source answer for many users to retrieve easily. It allows for prompted value, so many questions can be answered.
Auditing the SQL to determine if there are any particularly slow points. Also allowing jobs to send email notification when complete with links to all the reports within the email.
There are always some errors, but typically user errors.
It is pretty stable, but bad queries can cause problems.
No issues encountered.
6/10 as they usually get back quickly but rarely have a solution.Technical Support:
I used MicroStrategy before, but I changed jobs because Cognos is a bigger company and would have more job opportunities.
It is pretty straightforward. It doesn't take an expert to set up, but consultants will try to make it seem more complex than it is.
We used a vendor team. They talked a good game, but I would rate them at a 6/10.
Don't know, but it's not cheap.
It's not as good a MicroStrategy for data analysis, but better for static reporting.