IBM Cognos and Motio Best Practices Blog

How to Get Proactive Alerts for Cognos Issues

Posted by Holly Rice on Tue, Mar 31, 2015 @ 04:00 PM

When something goes wrong in your IBM Cognos environment, it's important to immediately notify the team of people in charge of fixing issues. If an issue goes undetected the following unwanted scenarios can happen:

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Tags: Cognos troublehsooting, motioci, Automated Cognos Testing

Compare Objects Across Two Cognos Environments

Posted by Dan Sellari on Thu, Aug 23, 2012 @ 12:09 PM

Most Cognos developers have been confronted with this situation before:  A report runs perfectly fine in the Cognos Development or Test environment, but has some sort of issue in the Production Cognos environment.   This scenario generally results in the Cognos team asking the question, "What are the differences in this report between the Cognos environment where it works (Development/QA) and the Cognos environment where it has an issue (Production)?".  

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Tags: cognos change management, Cognos troublehsooting, motioci, Cognos version control