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IBM Cognos 8 Business Intelligence: The Official Guide by Dan Volitich

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Introduction
Once I was on board with the idea of writing a book to communicate the functionality and value of Cognos 8, it became clear to me that many of the chapters in this book could, indeed, be their own individual books. The depth of Cognos 8 is just that substantial: Cognos 8 brought about significant improvement and a brand new architecture as well as a unified user platform. This release introduced the ability to deliver reporting, analytics, scorecards, dashboards, and office of finance solutions under one architecture.
My first glimpse into Cognos 8 was in the spring of 2005. I thought it was so great that I went out and bought cognos8.com, pointed it to my web site, and promptly heard from the Cognos lawyers. But that is another ...

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