Foundation Course in Business Analytics with IBM

Our Cognos Insight certification training course lets you master the IBM Cognos tool. Intellipaat provides the best online training classes to help you learn Cognos architecture, BI life cycle, Cognos Connections, Query and Report Studio, reports, dashboard and Cognos administration. In this course, you will work on real-world projects.

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Key Features

  • Instructor Led Training : 25 Hrs
  • Self-paced Videos : 25 Hrs
  • Exercises & Project Work : 50 Hrs
  • Get Certified & Job Assistance
  • Flexible Schedule
  • Lifetime free upgrade
  • 24 x 7 Lifetime Support & Access

About Business Analytics with IBM Foundation Course

Intellipaat Cognos Insight online certification training is an in-depth course on Data Warehousing and Cognos BI. This course will help you prepare for IBM Cognos certification. The course gives you real-time industry exposure through creating complex reports and dashboards.

What will you learn in this Cognos Insight training?

  1. Basics of Data Warehousing using Cognos architecture
  2. IBM Cognos Business Intelligence life cycle and Cognos Connections
  3. Managing frameworks and importing data in Cognos BI tool
  4. Creating Cognos reports and dashboards using Query Studio and Report Studio
  5. Creating namespace and query subjects
  6. IBM Cognos Framework Manager and Cognos Administration

Who should take up this Cognos training?

  • ETL Developers and Business Intelligence Professionals
  • Database Architects, SQL Developers and Mainframe Professionals
  • Project Managers, Business Analysts and Testing Professionals

What are the prerequisites for learning Cognos?

There are no such prerequisites for learning Cognos, although having a basic idea of SQL can help.

Why should you take up Cognos training course?

  • Worldwide Business Intelligence and Analytics Market to grow to $22.8 billion in next 2 years – Gartner.
  • IBM is in the Leaders quadrant for Business Intelligence and Analytics Vendors – Gartner Report (Note: Cognos is a flagship IBM Business Intelligence tool)
  • An IBM Cognos BI Developer can get a salary of $102,000 –

This training course prepares you for some of the most coveted skills in the Business Intelligence domain. Cognos is one of the most comprehensive tools to extract intelligence from mountains of data, and this training gives you the skill set needed for extracting and transforming the data into insights.

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Cognos Insight Course Content

Basic Conceptual Architecture of Business Analytics

Business Analytics: Basic concepts, Business Intelligence & Data Warehousing Concepts, Conceptual differences: RDBMS & Data warehousing, Benefits & advantages of Data warehousing

Introduction to IBM COGNOS Insight

What is IBM Cognos Insight?, Why use IBM Cognos Insight?, Add data to your Workspace, Identify Data Terms, Explore the Workspace, Filter Content using Explore Points, Navigate and Explore Data

Import Data

Import Data, Use Quick Import, Import from a File, Define Data for Mapping, Map the Cube, Map Dimensions and Measures, Import from Microsoft Excel, Import form a Relational ODBC Source, Data Source, Refresh Data, Import Inventory Data from a Relational Data Source

Restructure Data

Analyze Data, Calculate Data in a Workspace, Create Custom Calculations, Undo Changes, Restructure Data, Change the Way Measures are Summarized, Add Calculations During an Import

Create Visualizations

Choose an effective Chart, Choose a Chart Type, Area Charts, Bar Charts, Column Charts, Line Charts, Pie Charts, Point Charts, Specify Chart Options

Construct a Workspace

Add Contents using Widgets, Examine Widget Types, Modify Widget Bbehavior Organize your Workspace, Enhance Appearance with Themes

Format and Enter Data

Format and Enter Data, Understand Data Entry Colors, Use Numeric and Text Data, Use Date, Use Pick Lists, Add Annotations, Enter data Quickly using Shortcuts, Data Entry Commands

Further Learning Roadmap:

To learn analytics further and orient your career in that direction, following are the recommended study areas –

Big Data & Analytics, Text/Content Analytics, Big Data Programming, Predictive Analytics and Data Modelling

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Sample Cognos Video Tutorials

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IBM Cognos Certification

This course is designed for clearing the IBM Cognos Certification. At the end of the course, there will be a quiz and project assignments. Once you complete them, you will be awarded with Intellipaat Course Completion Certificate. Become highly in demand with Intellipaat certifications!

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IBM Cognos Training Reviews

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  1. Profile photo of Naveen Goyal Naveen Goyal 

    Excellent course content and curriculum

    Trainer has an excellent knowledge about the subject and explained each topic in detail with number of examples. Classes were interactive with quality discussions. They also gave an idea about new trends in the market and frequently asked interview questions. The quality of videos are very good. Thank you, Intellipaat.

  2. Naman 

    Thanks a lot, Intellipaat

    Lectures were clear and easy to follow. Thank you for the course quality.

  3. Ish 

    Marvelous videos

    Videos and their quality are very good. It provides clarity to examples. An awesome job done by Intellipaat!

Frequently Asked Questions about IBM Cognos

Why should I learn IBM Cognos Insight from Intellipaat?

Intellipaat offers the most in-depth and comprehensive Cognos Insight learning opportunity with the entire course content in line with the industry requirements. Cognos Insight is a revolutionary desktop tool that is used for seamlessly sharing, importing and analyzing the enterprise data. You will also learn about creating visualizations and workspaces with Cognos Insight.

This training provides a hands-on experience with real-world projects and assignments that are designed keeping in mind the industry needs. Upon the successful completion of the training, you will be awarded the Intellipaat Cognos Insight Certification.

This training course equips with the skills for applying for some of the best jobs in top MNCs around the world at top salaries. Intellipaat offers lifetime access to videos, course materials, 24/7 support and course material upgrading to the latest version at no extra fee. Hence, it is clearly a one-time investment.

What are the different modes of training that Intellipaat provides?
At Intellipaat you can enroll either for the instructor-led online training or self-paced training. Apart from this Intellipaat also offers corporate training for organizations to upskill their workforce. All trainers at Intellipaat have 12+ years of relevant industry experience and they have been actively working as consultants in the same domain making them subject matter experts. Go through the sample videos to check the quality of the trainers.
Can I request for a support session if I need to better understand the topics?
Intellipaat is offering the 24/7 query resolution and you can raise a ticket with the dedicated support team anytime. You can avail the email support for all your queries. In the event of your query not getting resolved through email we can also arrange one-to-one sessions with the trainers. You would be glad to know that you can contact Intellipaat support even after completion of the training. We also do not put a limit on the number of tickets you can raise when it comes to query resolution and doubt clearance.
Can you explain the benefits of the Intellipaat self-paced training?
Intellipaat offers the self-paced training to those who want to learn at their own pace. This training also affords you the benefit of query resolution through email, one-on-one sessions with trainers, round the clock support and access to the learning modules or LMS for lifetime. Also you get the latest version of the course material at no added cost. The Intellipaat self-paced training is 75% lesser priced compared to the online instructor-led training. If you face any problems while learning we can always arrange a virtual live class with the trainers as well.
What kind of projects are included as part of the training?
Intellipaat is offering you the most updated, relevant and high value real-world projects as part of the training program. This way you can implement the learning that you have acquired in a real-world industry setup. All training comes with multiple projects that thoroughly test your skills, learning and practical knowledge thus making you completely industry-ready. You will work on highly exciting projects in the domains of high technology, ecommerce, marketing, sales, networking, banking, insurance, etc. Upon successful completion of the projects your skills will be considered equal to six months of rigorous industry experience.
Does Intellipaat offer job assistance?
Intellipaat actively provides placement assistance to all learners who have successfully completed the training. For this we are exclusively tied-up with over 80 top MNCs from around the world. This way you can be placed in outstanding organizations like Sony, Ericsson, TCS, Mu Sigma, Standard Chartered, Cognizant, Cisco, among other equally great enterprises. We also help you with the job interview and résumé preparation part as well.
Is it possible to switch from self-paced training to instructor-led training?
You can definitely make the switch from self-paced to online instructor-led training by simply paying the extra amount and joining the next batch of the training which shall be notified to you specifically.
How are Intellipaat verified certificates awarded?
Once you complete the Intellipaat training program along with all the real-world projects, quizzes and assignments and upon scoring at least 60% marks in the qualifying exam; you will be awarded the Intellipaat verified certification. This certificate is very well recognized in Intellipaat affiliate organizations which include over 80 top MNCs from around the world which are also part of the Fortune 500 list of companies.
Will The Job Assistance Program Guarantee Me A Job?
In our Job Assistance program we will be helping you land in your dream job by sharing your resume to potential recruiters and assisting you with resume building, preparing you for interview questions. Intellipaat training should not be regarded either as a job placement service or as a guarantee for employment as the entire employment process will take part between the learner and the recruiter companies directly and the final selection is always dependent on the recruiter.
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