IBM Cognos and Motio Best Practices Blog

Hug a Cognos Admin Day™: 10 Ways to Say Thanks

Posted by Lisa Zavetz on Fri, Sep 26, 2014 @ 02:51 PM

There are several things that the majority of Cognos admins have in common. They are dedicated, hardworking, and don’t anticipate accolades. They are willing to do whatever it takes to keep Cognos environments up and running and their end users happy, but how often are they thanked?

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Tags: IBM Cognos, Motio, Hug a Cognos Admin Day, Cognos Ninja

Celebrating 13 Years of Motio

Posted by Lance Hankins on Fri, Jun 15, 2012 @ 12:25 AM

Today Motio celebrates its 13th anniversary.   For the past thirteen years, Motio has been a home for software professionals who are passionate about the art of software development. Our mission during this time has centered around building innovative solutions which improve the lives of our customers.

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Tags: History of Motio, IBM Cognos, Motio

Cognos Mashup Services Boot Camp - Introduction

Posted by Dan Bequeaith on Wed, Nov 03, 2010 @ 04:34 PM

This week we will be taking a look at the fundamentals of the Cognos Mashup Service.  We’ll break it down into its component parts in order to see how it brings value to the mix of IBM Cognos offerings.

In order to utilize the Cognos Mashup Service one needs to meet the following minimum requirements:
1.    IBM Cognos BI Server 8.4.1
2.    A client capable of interacting with SOAP or URL based services over HTTP
Cognos Connection and the Cognos Mashup Service can be accessed via the Cognos gateway

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Tags: IBM Cognos, Motio, Cognos Mashup Services