IBM Cognos Analytics – Conditional Notifications

IBM Cognos Analytics – Conditional Notifications

Bryan Scheck  Business Analytics Specialist  John Daniel Associates, Inc.  Bryan’s Profile Recently I was asked by a client to setup notifications for a daily report output. This is a routine request that can be addressed within the Cognos portal by creating and scheduling a job for the report. The unique challenge presented in my case however was that the client wanted results to be emailed […]

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Qlik Sense SSL Certificate for Deployment

Qlik Sense SSL Certificate for Deployment

Bethany Famiglietti Business Analytics Specialist John Daniel Associates, Inc. Bethany’s Profile  In this post we’re going to look at how quick and easy it is to procure and install an SSL certificate on your Qlik Sense deployment. This assumes you are starting with only the self-signed certificates, and that you want to use a certificate generated by a signing authority for use on an externally […]

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Janet Amos Pribanic says: ‘Business Analytics – It’s really OK that it’s not perfect first time out!’

Janet Amos Pribanic says: ‘Business Analytics – It’s really OK that it’s not perfect first time out!’

Janet Amos Pribanic Chief Operating Officer John Daniel Associates, Inc. Janet’s Profile Business Analytics is changing rapidly. Traditional BI is being challenged due to the rate at which we are not only collecting data, but wanting to leverage that data for business advantage. A recent survey of over 40 technology vendors’ clients by one of the largest IT research firms showed that ultimately, the customer […]

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Anatomy of a Metric: KPI Assessment for Analysis Application Design & Data Modeling

Anatomy of a Metric: KPI Assessment for Analysis Application Design & Data Modeling

Bryan Scheck Business Analytics Specialist, Project Management, Reporting  John Daniel Associates, Inc. Bryan’s Profile When designing quality analytics applications that meet the expectations and requirements of various business users, being specific can mean the difference between collaborative success and argumentative failure. Rising to meet the challenge of satisfying these varied roles can be daunting. Executives, Managers, Business Analysts, Application Designers, Data Modelers and Developers may […]

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Make Report Maintenance Easier by Implementing these BI Development Strategies

Make Report Maintenance Easier by Implementing these BI Development Strategies

Bryan Scheck Business Analytics Specialist John Daniel Associates, Inc. Bryan’s Profile To “Get it done” and to “Get it done well” are two entirely different things.  Both have merit and are appropriate under specific conditions.  A mission critical output under a strict deadline must be prioritized to “get it done” to meet the objective.  Often this approach has delayed consequences that the urgency of the […]

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