IBM Cognos Review
Query subjects sorting in a model is absent.

Valuable Features:

FM – though it lacks some previous versions features: dimensional and sorting.

Improvements to My Organization:

We're thinking about a different product.

Room for Improvement:

There are a number of things, but I would start with just a few...

Framework Manager:

  1. Query subjects sorting in a model is absent
  2. DMR model in FM is currently decommissioned but basically needed
  3. Cubes – requires my time to explain but cannot work properly with a big dimensions

Use of Solution:

I've used this solution for three years. 

Stability Issues:


Scalability Issues:


Technical Support:


Previous Solutions:


Initial Setup:

Some issues, though not many.

Pricing, Setup Cost and Licensing:

Not matching a product quality.

Other Solutions Considered:

Started working with what was used by the organization.

Other Advice:

If you choose a Cognos – be aware to wait until at least a 2nd or 3rd Fix pack appears.

Disclosure: I am a real user, and this review is based on my own experience and opinions.


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