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IBM Cognos TM1 Developer's Certification guide

By : James D. Miller
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IBM Cognos TM1 Developer's Certification guide

By: James D. Miller

Overview of this book

IBM Cognos TM1 is enterprise planning software that provides a complete, dynamic environment for developing timely, reliable and personalized forecasts and budgets. It is a real time, in memory tool that helps any sized business perform planning, budgeting and forecasting as well as other financial exercises. This book prepares you to master COG-310 certification using an example-driven method that is easy to understand. The IBM Cognos TM1 Developer's Certification guide provides key technical details and background to clear the current IBM Cognos TM1 Developer (test COG-310) certification exam. This certification book covers all the modules of the certification clearly and in depth. The initial chapters cover in detail the components that make up Cognos TM1 and designing and creating dimensions and cubes. The book then dives deep into basic and advanced scripting using TurboIntegrator and then we learn to understand and write basic Rules. We then learn about the drill-through functionality of TM1, virtual and lookup cubes and lastly Time, and presenting and reporting data
Table of Contents (15 chapters)
IBM Cognos TM1 Developer's Certification Guide
About the Author
About the Reviewer
Free Chapter
The Components of TM1

About the Reviewer

Abhishek Sanghani majored in Computer Engineering and began his career in 2004 as a Business Intelligence and Cognos Consultant. He has worked with leading IT and Finance Services companies since then.

He pursued a Finance Management degree along with his work in the field of Cognos and BI, successfully winning awards and certifications year after year. Presently, he is working in the United Kingdom, utilizing his skills of Cognos, SQL, BI, and Data Warehousing. In his free time, he writes technical blogs and also provides training on demand.

He wrote his first book, IBM Cognos 8 Report Studio Cookbook, with Packt Publishing. This book covers many basic to advanced features of Report Authoring. It begins by bringing readers on the same platform and introducing the fundamental features useful across any level of reporting. Then it progresses to advanced techniques and tricks to overcome Report Studio 8 limitations.


Sameer Sheth has worked as a Solution-Oriented Business Intelligence Specialist with over a decade of experience in implementing Enterprise Performance Management, Business Intelligence, and Data Warehousing solutions across the Oil and Gas industry, Education Sector, Retail, Financial Spectrum, Health Care, and Airline Industry.

It is a treat to have an opportunity to formally express appreciation to Shruthi Sheth, my love, who has always been beside me during the ups and downs of life.