IBM Cognos and Motio Best Practices Blog

Setting up your Java environment for MotioPI

Posted by Dan Sellari on Wed, Mar 30, 2011 @ 04:46 PM

The following blog contains information pertaining to MotioPI version 2.8 and earlier. We suggest you launch the most current version of MotioPI. Go here to register for the latest version. 

MotioPI requires at least Java JRE 1.6_15 or later. This JRE is required on the client machine, not the Cognos server (the "client machine" is the machine from which you launch MotioPI).

If you need to download a compatible JRE, then you can do so from the following link : 
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/downloads/jre7-downloads-1880261.html 

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Tags: troubleshooting, motiopi

Recovering Deleted Items From Cognos

Posted by Dan Sellari on Thu, Mar 03, 2011 @ 04:44 PM

Recovering deleted Cognos content usually means getting your DBAs involved to do a database restore. But more often than not, this means losing even more content, especially on heavily used development instances.

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Tags: motioci, Cognos version control, recover deleted Cognos