IBM Cognos Analytics 11 Dashboard Training

Course Content

IBM’s latest release ‘IBM Cognos Analytics 11’ has taken the reporting world into a new area of functionality and interaction. This training workshop introduces users to the exciting world of IBM Cognos Analytics 11. During this half day training session you’ll see how all users, from basic to advanced, can utilise one seamless, integrated interface and how all previous studios (Report Studio, Cognos Workspace Advanced, and Query Studio) have been re-engineered into one common but easily learned interface in IBM Cognos Analytics 11.

From the point of view of someone used to using Cognos 10, Simpson Associates IBM Cognos Analytics 11 training course introduces the enhancements and improvements in functionality for users. However, during the course we will provide a detailed approach on how to develop dashboards for end users who need to create, modify and organise them and no prior knowledge is assumed.

With thorough training and detailed, hands-on activities, we will show you how to get started quickly in IBM Cognos Analytics 11.

Course Topics

The topics covered in the course are:

  • An introduction to Cognos Analytics Dashboards
  • Data sources available for creating dashboards
  • An introduction to web-based modelling and Data Modules
  • Creating Dashboards
  • Creating Stories

Who should attend?

End users who want to learn how to create, modify and organise dashboards.


  • Experience using basic Windows functionality.
  • Experience using a Web browser.

The course assumes no prior knowledge of the tool or any other features within IBM Cognos Analytics.


½ day


Simpson Associates Customer Centre/ Customer Location


*Cost is subject to courses being run in our Azure environment. Preconfigured laptops are available for £350.

Kay Dobson
Do you have a question? Call 01904 234 510 or Email Kay