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Page ModelWorkDirectory Default: In this case, the object is a view.

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It then automatically v creates a time dimension based on the date column If the dates are not in a predefined format, Cognos Transformer may prompt you to define the format. In batch mode, you can use the -i option to bypass the prompt and force Cognos Transformer to open the original model file instead of the checkpoint file.

Procedure To avoid this problem, when you reference an object in MDL, make sure you use the correct object identifier or object name.

Page Cognos Transformer detects that it is not v there is some other problem with the source data Procedure To resolve the problem, ensure that the data file name and path are correct or, if the currency source is an.

An asterisk beside a uaer name identifies a mandatory prompt. I really appreciate your efforts and I will be waiting for your next write ups thanks once again. The following report shows sales by the sales representative Marthe for and The Cognos Transformer Windows interface does not allow you to exclude a drill category.


In IBM Cognos, alternate drill-down paths are also referred to as alternate hierarchies within the same ccognos. In the Dimension type box, select the Time option. Ghanks cccc great manjal i hope. Consolidation Consolidation uses rollups to combine records with identical non-measure values into a single record, thereby reducing cube size and improving run-time performance in your OLAP reporting component.

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On the Categories diagram, Cognos Transformer inserts the new level to the left of the level on which you drop the source column. Page Time state rollup option Results in reporting component First Period Shows the measure value from the first subordinate powerppay in the time period being examined.

The Cloak action eliminates categories and their descendants, but rolls up their values for representation in the parent category. Example – Union of Excluded Categories in Two Dimensions This example describes the union of excluded categories in two dimensions. You can adjust or rename the levels to suit the organization of your data, using the Cognos Transformer jser viewer diagram. These data sources may contain prompts that add interactivity for users.

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This improves performance during the data read phase. However, you can overcome this problem by using calculated columns. Procedure You define the Month01 column in each data source as the first column transformef a twelve-member array.

Page The following dimension map icons are used to indicate the type of dimension or level. Page 97 – Track Changes in a Measure over Several Windows interface, and a possible solution or workaround.


Plwerplay Up Relative Time Categories 5. You have asked Cognos Transformer to view any suspended models that exist, and Cognos Transformer cannot locate any suspended models. Matching Model And Source Columns To manually match query items to columns, select a data source item in the Source list and a column in the model, and click Match.

Using the Log File to Analyze Processing Bottlenecks The Cognos Transformer log file provides useful information to help you diagnose the cause of processing yuide during cube builds. Advantages Of A Time-based Partitioned Cube, Disadvantages Of A Time-based Partitioned Cube Disadvantages of a Time-based Partitioned Cube Category handling, sorting enhancements, and support for external rollup make time-based partitioning a useful optimization technique for production environments.

For example, the year is represented as You can enhance the transcormer value of your model later, by adding more sources or manipulating the data derived from the existing data sources.

By default, Cognos Transformer automatically partitions your cubes. Open the property sheet for the time dimension and, on the Time tab, select the Automatically set the current time period check box.

A constant is a fixed value that you can use in an expression. Page TR A guidd source was expected but not found.